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The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company

Analytical Chemist

The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company - Columbus, OH

The Laboratory Services team is looking for a candidate to join their Analytical Research Laboratory, supporting Scotts Research & Development. The Analytical Chemist (Lab Testing) will report directly to the Manager of Lab Services and work closely with the staff of the Analytical Research Lab, Packaging Test Lab, Process & Formulations team, and Corporate Quality to analyze new and existing Scotts products ranging from fertilizers to pesticides.The ideal Analytical Chemist will have a firm understanding of analytical laboratory principles and procedures, most specifically analytical method development and product characterization. This Analytical Chemist should possess a working knowledge of physiochemical, elemental and separations related techniques including practical experience with analytical laboratory instrumentation such as HPLC, GC, ICP, etc. The Analytical Chemist will also be proficient in statistical analysis, MS Excel, SAP and have a basic understanding of Good Laboratory Practices. The Analytical Chemist will emphasize a customer-focused attitude and will engage collaboratively on project teams including cross functional experts in product analysis, formulation chemistry, package design, process engineering, quality and regulatory. The position will be located at the Scotts Worldwide Headquarters in Marysville, Ohio. This position will be filled at either the Senior Specialist or Specialist level depending upon the successful candidate's qualifications.Minimum requirement is B.S. degree, in a physical science (chemistry preferred) with at least 2-4 years of hands on laboratory experience. Strong organizational skills, personal drive and communication are critically important as this person must work with many functions to support new product launches across a variety of product platforms.The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (NYSE: SMG) is the world's largest marketer of branded consumer lawn and garden products, with a full range of products for professional horticulture as well. Scotts Miracle-Gro has helped to grow the nearly $7 billion global consumer lawn and garden market through product innovation, industry-leading advertising efforts and its trusted brands. Scotts is an EEO Employer, dedicated to a culturally diverse, drug free workplace. EOE/AA/M/F/D/VPlease note that the Scotts Miracle-Gro Company does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Master Service Agreement, and specific approval to submit resumes to an approved requisition, the Scotts Miracle-Gro Company will not consider or approve payment regarding recruiter fees or referral compensations.

10 days 21 hours ago

The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company


Analytical Chemist The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company - Columbus, OH, United States


Location: Columbus, OH

Company Profile:
ScottsMiracle-Gro is passionate about helping people of all ages express themselves on their own piece of the Earth. The company’s industry-leading lawn, garden and outdoor living products and services all work to make a beautiful world. Through strong retailer relationships and our drive to improve consumer experience, we have been instrumental in growing the $8 billion global consumer lawn and garden market and enhancing our leadership position.