QC Scientist III

Quality Carmel, New York


We are seeking a detail oriented person to join our Quality Control Lab as a QC Chemist III at our wholly-owned subsidiary, Silarx, located in Carmel, NY. The QC Chemist III will independently perform quality control analytical laboratory testing.  Assist in training and in day-to-day laboratory operations.



Essential Duties and responsibilities are not limited to the following:


  • Perform routine and non-routine physical and chemical tests and assays on raw materials, active pharmaceutical ingredients, in-process and finished products, using various wet chemical, physical and instrumental techniques.
  • Prepare and order test reagents and solutions needed to perform work, assure supplies are ordered as needed to perform assigned work.
  • Independently plan and execute testing to meet established deadlines.  May assist in delegating testing to meet deadlines.  Perform more complicated tests independently.
  • Assist in training new chemists and other laboratory personnel.
  • Record data and results as specified in documentation procedures.
  • Perform peer review of data and results as assigned.
  • Revise test procedures and SOPs as assigned.
  • Perform maintenance and minor repairs on laboratory instruments and equipment.
  • Perform troubleshooting and investigations.
  • Comply with all relevant regulatory requirements.



Candidates must have a Bachelor’s Degree in Chemistry or related discipline or equivalent combination of education and work experience. Master’s Degree desirable. At least 4-8 years of experience that is directly related to the duties and responsibilities. Must be computer literate, detail oriented, and have both written and verbal command of the English language.


We offer a comprehensive benefit package, including medical, vision, dental, and prescription, immediate eligibility in the 401(k) plan with generous company match, Employee Stock Purchase Plan, and tuition reimbursement.  Candidates must be able to pass a company paid background check and post-offer drug screen.  Lannett Company, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.