Sample Resume – Chemist Resume
This article provides a sample resume format for those applying for the post of Chemist. You can make use of this sample resume format while preparing your actual resume.
Chemists are an important role not only for an organization but for the whole society since they are the creators and inventors of various useful products and compounds. Chemists must regularly update their knowledge and techniques in their subject to keep them in current with the latest technology. Chemists have the vital responsibility of protecting the environment and must take proper steps and care to have a pollution free environment while carrying out their chemical experiments. There are various branches and specialization chemists can take for instance analytical chemists is responsible for analyzing the products and compounds of the department they are assigned in the organization. Analytical chemists must have wide subject knowledge in their area namely analytical chemistry and must expertise in using analytical techniques, tools and methods to carry out the analytical chemical experiments successfully with efficiency. Thus a chemists must first choose an area or of interest in chemistry and must possess a wide knowledge and expertise in this branch which would benefit them in their career path as well as the organization.
267 Third Cross Street, Atlanta, Georgia- 44444
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Have 12 years of professional experience in chemical laboratories in diversified areas and roles. I am an expertise and analytical minded chemist with extensive experience in analytical activities in various branches namely organic chemistry, wet chemistry, stability analysis. Familiar with usage of all modern chemical laboratory equipments and have done analysis on medium as well as large sized chemical laboratories. I have excellent management and organization skills and by this I manage and train a large team of chemists and carry out various operations and experiments successfully in chemical laboratory. I have vast experience working effectently and effectively in high pressure environment.
To take a challenging, creative role to work on projects in the field of Chemistry and implement the expertise and experience gained and develop quality compounds useful for the organization.
• BS in Chemistry, Georgia University, 1993
• MS, Analytical Chemistry, Georgia University, 1995
• American Chemical Society since 1995 till date
Skills and Strengths:
• Have expertise and experience in all latest tools and techniques of chemical laboratory
• Have excellent management skill and managing and trained many teams of chemists
• In depth subject knowledge
• Excellent communication skill
• Can work under high pressure environment with efficiency
• Have diversified professional industrial experience in the field of chemistry
• Good analytical skill and have expertise working with GC/MS,HPLC
Senior Chemist Jan 2001 – Present
Mark and Alan, Georgia
As a Senior Chemist I was responsible for managing and controlling a department having 20 chemists. I used my analytical skills to take care of the quality of the compounds produced in the department. I also took the task of restructuring the whole process and developed guidelines and procedures to follow while developing new products and using new equipments. I also maintain task sheet of chemists to monitor their activity and results. I took the responsibility of analyzing and interpreting final results from the results given by chemists on various tests conducted in chemical laboratories as specified under my guidance. I also help chemists and associate chemists in times of difficulty in troubleshooting the experiment and take care that the whole process is carried out efficiently and effectively on time.
Consulting Chemist Oct 1999 – Jan 2001
Some Chemicals Inc, Georgia
Being a Consulting Chemist I operated on diversified areas and projects related to chemicals and this gave me a wide industry exposure in various areas. I extensively made use of analytical techniques, chemical analysis equipments to solve the customer’s problems in chemical laboratory and to arrive at an efficient and effective solution in minimum time.
Chemist Dec 1998 – Oct 1999
AABBCC Inc, Georgia
I took the task of testing the compound and product developed to determine whether they are as per the product chart and record for discrepancy. I also took the responsibility of developing new compounds and products and here I utilized my in depth knowledge in subject and also learnt to use latest techniques and tools in chemical lab for my experiment. Apart from this I also involved in handling tasks for problem solving in chemical department whenever needed.
Associate Chemist Nov 1996 – Dec 1998
Honer Chemicals Pvt Ltd, Georgia
I took the responsibility of preparing solutions, compounds, equipments needed for conducting the test by chemists and senior persons in chemical laboratory. I also took the tasks of analyzing data of chemical compound results given to me and interpreting the results and recording the same. I underwent training in using techniques and equipments in chemical lab from chemists in the department.
Junior Chemist May 1995 – Nov 1996
Chemicals Points Ltd, Georgia
I took the responsibility of maintaining record sheets, analysis sheets filled by chemists in laboratory for future reference. Also maintained the inventories of equipments, chemicals, solutions needed and placed ordered at appropriate time which helped chemists to carry out the experiments smoothly. Apart from this I also assisted the senior chemists and chemists and learnt daily small operations and tasks in laboratory.