Cosmetic Lab Assistant

Cosmetic Lab Assistant
-Los Angeles

Adecco Medical & Science is looking for a Lab Assistant to work for one of our cosmetic industry clients in Los Angeles! This a contract-to-hire position requiring a candidate familiar with cosmetic chemistry (mainly compounding, weighing, measuring, blending raw materials).. also pH and some basic wet chemistry (also called bench chem). They are looking to train this candidate in the R&D side of things as well!!!

Please review the job description below, and connect with us if interested!

Key Responsibilities:
Enter new raw materials in the system including trade name, vendor, INCI and pricing when needed.
Organize raw materials literature as well as MSDS and C of A.
Be able to follow formulas provided by the R&D manager
Assist other lab staff when needed
Help with Stability and compatibility when needed, computer reports.
Prepare samples to be sent out to third party testing laboratories and follow up accordingly for test results.
Create certificate of Analysis and specs sheet.
Manage multiple projects, duties and assignments in a timely manner.
Request raw material pricing and documents to vendors when needed.
Maintain the laboratory clean and organized, respecting GLP’s.
Be flexible and be able to react fast to certain emergency.

Be familiar with lab equipment such as scale, mixer, homogenizer, pHmeter, viscometer, specific gravity, refractometer……….
Typically 2 years of experience in the cosmetic field preferably in the US.
Knowledge of cGMP and cosmetic regulations preferred.
Good team player, technical writing and organizational skills
Good verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills

Education requirement:
Minimum -High School diploma or GED

If interested, please contact Kayla Hanscom at the following email address:

Talk to you soon!

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