Are you a Process Research and Development Chemist with:

  • with a BS/MS degree in chemistry (required)
  • and basic chemistry laboratory experience
  • with comprehensive experience in cGMP process development

Do you enjoy practical chemistry problem solving and working on a variety of projects in a collaborative team environment

Are you interested in Working with a long established, world leading active pharmaceutical ingredient contract development and manufacturing organization noted for solving tough chemical process challenges and providing unbeatable customer service, located in the beautiful surroundings of Azusa, California, within short access to spectacular hiking and beaches and benefiting from year-round warm California climate.

If so, Norac Pharma is looking for an additional experienced synthetic organic process chemist to support our expanding API process R&D team.

When applying please specifically list:

      1. Your degree (with need for Masters or Doctorate qualifications in synthetic organic chemistry or biochemistry)
      2. Details of experience
      3. Your available start date
      4. Your current or last annual salary
Qualified candidates meeting the 4 criteria listed above are invited to submit their resume and supporting letter by email to:     
If you need assistance in applying for this or any other position with Norac Pharma, please contact our Human Resources Department at 626-334-2908.
Norac Pharma is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Minorities/Female/Disabled/Veteran



JOB TITLE: Quality Control Laboratory Associate

DEPARTMENT:Quality Control

SUPERVISOR:Quality Control Team Leader


The Quality Control Laboratory Associate will be called upon to support and maintain the Quality Control Laboratory.


Knowledge of the following:

  • Responsible for removal of solvents and solid chemical waste from the laboratory area
  • Chemical inventory and ordering of material and general lab supplies
  • Washing glassware
  • Chemical sampling within the facility
  • Assist in non-instrumental (physical) testing of raw materials and general lab assistance
  • Lab housekeeping
  • Daily routine lab inspection
  • Other duties as assigned by the QC Team Leader

Education / Experience / Personal Requirements:

  • Requires a minimum of a High School Diploma
  • General knowledge of chemistry and/or familiarity with handling chemicals
  • Experience in a cGMP Laboratory environment
  • Moderate lifting, moving of gas cylinders and climbing ladders
  • Good verbal and written communication skills required
  • Able to carefully follow detailed instructions


Thank you for your interest in Norac Pharma however we regret that we are unable to acknowledge all submissions and only those candidates who we invite for interview will be considered to be confirmed applicants.