Synthetic Research Chemist (m/f, 1 year, 100%)

Posted on Feb 3, 2019 by Spring Professional

Aargau, Aargau Switzerland
Research & Development
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Full-Time
For or client, a leading Agrochemical company based in Aargau we are looking for a highly motivated, skilled

Your challenges

Your primary responsibility will be to organize and carry out the synthesis of novel target molecules, which can be used as fungicides or insecticides and to optimize synthetic routes. You will need excellent team working skills and the ability to work on your own initiative.

Main responsibilites include :
  • Detailed planning of organic reactions, taking into consideration safe laboratory practice and careful risk assessment.
  • Safely performing organic reactions in the laboratory, using a wide range of synthetic and purification skills
  • Independently use appropriate analytical techniques to follow reactions (incl. TLC, IR, GC, LC)
  • Characterization of the nature and purity of synthesized products (1D-NMR, MS, IR, MPt, LC, GC, LC-MS, GC-MS)
  • Preparation of new analogues as well as optimization of chemical processes
  • Protocolling and reporting of results
  • Interacting and communicating in a divers and international professional environment.


  • Your skills

  • You will have a Laborant/In education or a BS or MS in Organic Chemistry; industrial working experience is a benefit, but not a requirement
  • Thorough knowledge of practical organic chemistry
  • Expertise in the use of standard and modern chemical laboratory equipment
  • Capable to perform multistep synthesis and to optimize reaction conditions
  • Excellent understanding of purification techniques
  • Thorough knowledge of common spectroscopic techniques
  • Basic skills with Excel, Word and Powerpoint.
  • Good knowledge of English


  • Reference: 636603500

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