Associate Scientist, Chemistry Life Science
San Diego, CA 
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Job Description

Yoh is seeking an entry-level Associate Scientist, Chemistry to support our Pharmaceutical Client in San Diego, CA for a 6+ month contract engagement (potential to convert full-time). You will have the opportunity to join our fast moving drug development team. This role is an ideal fit for recent grads or individuals with 1-2 years of post-college experience. Bachelor's of Science degree is a must, preferably in Chemistry, Biochemistry disciplines. Please note this is an onsite, lab-based role.

Hours: 8am - 5pm with some need for flexibilityfor later evenings and possible weekend hours

Industry: Pharmaceutical, Drug Development

Location: San Diego, CA

Type: 6+ month contract to hire, potential to convert full-time


  • Assist Sr. Scientists in developing solution engines
  • Work cross collaboratively to develop new drug prototypes
  • Comply with all laboratory safety guidelines including Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).
  • Maintain general cleanliness of the lab, including personal bench space and common use areas.
  • All other tasks and duties assigned as perceived and agreed upon by senior management.


  • B.S. degree in Chemistry or related scientific discipline
  • Strong comfortability in a wet lab setting
  • Familiar with making and mixing chemical solution
  • Capable of taking direction and following high regulated SOPs
  • Strong interest in learning and working in drug discovery

Yoh, a Day & Zimmermann company, is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran. Visit to contact us if you are an individual with a disability and require accommodation in the application process.

Yoh, a Day & Zimmermann company, is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
1 to 2 years
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