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Organic chemist job opening
Do you have what it takes to make pest control smarter? Sterling International is seeking a Chiral Synthesis Organic Chemist to work at our laboratories located in Spokane Valley, WA. 

Primary job duties include:
  • Identifying target molecules found in nature and synthesizing small quantities using enantioselective techniques for field and laboratory testing purposes.
  • Scaling up the synthesis and designing processes to produce commercial quantities.
  • Training and supervision of B.S. and/or M.S. level chemists.

Minimum Requirements:
  • Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry or equivalent.
  • Two years post-doctoral laboratory experience in organic chemistry, natural product chemistry, or chemical ecology to include two years minimum experience in each of the following: organic synthesis; scale-up (production level) organic molecule synthesis; chiral synthesis of insect semio-chemicals; safe handling of dangerous reagents; and isolation, purification, identification and design of insect semiochemicals from natural sources using enantioselective synthesis techniques.
  • Expertise using analytical instruments such as GC, GC-MS and HPLC.

Send or email resume/CV to:
Sterling International, Inc.
Attn: Robert Loomis
3808 N. Sullivan Road, Bldg. 16
Spokane, WA 99216-1616
Email: loomis@rescue.com
Post Date:  February 28, 2012

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