Senior Scientist I
Company: GOJO Industries Inc
Posted on: May 3, 2021
Requisition ID26796-Posted04/15/2021-R&D - Chemical and
Formulation-Full Time Regular-United States-Ohio-Akron, OH USA
Information about #26796 Senior Scientist I- Surface Hygiene
GOJO Industries, inventor of PURELL branded well-being solutions,
is the global leader in Healthy Skin and Healthy Places. We use the
best science available to create breakthroughs that result in
healthier people and environments.
Our 75-year success as a Family Enterprise is propelled by our
collaborative culture of Purpose-driven colleagues. We work in ways
that nourish our growth and build flourishing teams. We care about
each other, and embody the health and well-being we bring to the
The opportunities we have to make a difference in peoples lives
drive us. If this inspires you, please join us at GOJO.
Delivers antimicrobial and safety data development, registration,
and marketing of EPA regulated surface sanitizers and
disinfectants. Supports scientific differentiation of solutions and
evaluation of technologies.
Essential Functions and Responsibilities
Creates and/or supports the development of new and improved
products, innovative ideas and/or processes
Collaborates with cross-functional product development teams to
understand technical specifications, timing, regulatory and budget
needs in order to develop and conduct high value-added
antimicrobial and safety test plan to support product development,
registration, and claims
Develops protocols with Contract Research Organizations (CROs) for
antimicrobial studies according to EPA methods and standardized
Actively manages CRO relationships and logistics of studies (e.g.
test substance preparation, shipment, timing, etc.)
Negotiates for best quality, level of support and pricing between
Optimizes processes and experiments to expedite completion of
initiatives with a heavy focus on Quality and the Science
Maintains antimicrobial and safety study data archives / data
Presents and/or publishes results of studies on a regular basis
internally and occasionally externally
Effectively uses project management / milestone planning techniques
to drive data for multiple concurrent projects
Leads optimization of existing techniques, methods and processes
and implements improvements for efficiency, accuracy, etc.
Participates in professional and technical organizations
Scans products, literature, vendors / supplies and other sources
for competitive specs, new tools or methods, breaking technology,
claims or approaches and for conferences
Manages technical aspects of projects and influences others
Uses experimental designs, researches, analyzes and interprets data
to determine feasibility/efficacy of proposed solutions
Proactively scans and researches new concepts, materials, technical
opportunities and partnerships
Collaborates throughout the enterprise and outside GOJO,
interacting with various groups such as Supply Chain and Marketing,
external suppliers and consultants
Is a technical and problem-solving resource
Mentors scientists and technicians
Education and Experience
6+ years relevant professional experience (advanced degree
Experience in antimicrobial testing of EPA regulated sanitizers
BS, MS, or PhD in appropriate scientific field (e.g. chemistry,
Works with minimal supervision, performing work that is varied and
is difficult in character. Mentors and/or supervises
less-experienced team-members and displays leadership as needed.
Some multidisciplinary project team leadership. Assignments are
broad in nature, requiring originality and ingenuity. Directs
Overnight Travel - sporadic - required.
To apply for this position, please complete the online application
process. You will have an opportunity to include your resume and a
cover letter. GOJO is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity
Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for
employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual
orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran
status or status as an individual with a disability. Applicants
must be lawfully authorized to work in the United States.
Recruiters, Search Agencies or others referring candidates to GOJO
Industries, Inc. without written authorization from GOJO
Industries, Inc. Human Resources will not be compensated in any way
for their online referral even if GOJO Industries, Inc. hires the
candidate. GOJO does not seek or respond to unsolicited resumes for
positions that are not listed in the Careers section.
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