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Renton, Washington, United States
Posted:
January 25, 2018

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George Ibrahim Page * of *

GEORGE I BRAHIM

L I VING IN WASHINGTON STATE

MAILING ADDRESS:

**** **** *** ** # ***

LAKEWOOD, WA 98498

WILLING TO RELOCATE A CCORDING TO THE JOB DEMAND

248-***-****(MOBILE WITH VOICE MAIL)

https://www.linkedin.com/in/chemist13yrs

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BACHELOR OF SCIENCE I N CHEMISTRY

COSMETICS & PERSONAL CARE PRODUCTS MFG. EXPERIENCE Seeking R & D / Formulation Chemist Position

Actively seeking a Technical, Managerial, or Consulting role that utilizes my Education and Experience 10/15/2017 – Present

• Working Knowledge and “Hands On” Experience of Ingredients, Formulation, Reformulation, and Reverse Engineering of Personal Care and OTC Products including Shampoo, Shower Gel, Bubble Bath, Toner, Cleanser, Lotion, Cream, Conditioner, Scrub, and Sunscreen

• Processing formulations in creative approaches and techniques

• Conducting research on new raw materials and negotiating price with suppliers.

• Conducting Investigations, Trend Analysis, Root cause Analysis, and Executing CAPA (corrective and preventive action).

• Testing Raw Materials using different Analytical Technique

• Performing Stability Studies over different time and temperature intervals.

• Computer skills include Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Access, and Outlook)

• Knowledge about the International Regulations of Cosmetics (Including Japanese Standards of Cosmetics, EU, FDA, and Chinese Regulations) through several meetings PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

(PAYSTUBS ARE AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST)

Consultant (On Call) 10/19/2017 – Present

Employment (Permanent, Temporary, Full-Time, Part-Time, or On Call) should be based on W2. I don’t have a Consultation Business. If you are interested, please call me 248-***-**** FORMULA CORP., Auburn, WA (Personal Care and Household Products) Senior Personal Care Chemist (Temporary Hire by The Employer for Projects) 04/10/2017 – 10/19/2017

• Developed Personal Care Products and OTC Topical Formulations including shampoo, Lotions

(With and Without Salicylic Acid), Scrubs (With and Without Salicylic Acid), Creams, Conditioners, etc. using several techniques including National Brand Equivalent (NBE), and Reverse Engineering, etc.

• Participated in the Scale Up of Production Batches

• Established Priority Projects in conjunction with Technical Director George Ibrahim Page 2 of 5

• Optimized formulations ingredients to manage costs, availability of ingredients and production constraints

• Prepared Samples and tracked documentation for PET, Stability and performance testing

• Connected with vendors of Raw Materials, Packaging Materials, and equipement as related to Product development

• Maintained up – to – date documentation on all development projects, including details of formulation, operating procedure, and Raw Materials (grade and source)

• Assisted Production Department in trouble shooting process problems

• Prepared Coincise status and summary reports on projects

• Followed General Lab Safety Guidelines and maintained clean, orderly work area Consultant (On Call) 04/04/2015 – 04/10/2017

Employment (Permanent, Temporary, Full-Time, Part-Time, or On Call) should be based on W2. I don’t have a Consultation Business. If you are interested, please call me 248-***-**** Sunrider Manufacturing, L.P. Torrance, CA (Color Cosmetics / Personal Care Products / OTC) QC Chemist (Temporary Contract By the employer for Maternity Leave) 11/30/2014 – 04/04/2015

• Supported GMP by creating and updating Technical Documents

• Complied with SOP of Testing and Operating Instruments

• Adjusted in Process and Finished Products through making Lab Batches

• Maintained Adjustment History

• Resolved Processing Problems through communicating with compounding and production teams

• Conducted Urea Hydrogen Peroxide Assay using Manual Titration

• Reviewed MBR (Master Batch Record) of Cosmetics for completion and accuracy and prepared it for Internal and External Auditing

• Performed analytical testing of Raw Materials through Manual and Automatic Titration.

• Cooperated in complaint investigations when necessary.

• Monitored and performed lab equipment calibrations. Consultant (On Call) 06/17/2013 – 11/30/2014

Employment (Permanent, Temporary, Full-Time, Part-Time, or On Call) should be based on W2. I don’t have a Consultation Business. If you are interested, please call me 248-***-**** Creation’s Garden Natural Products (CGNP), Valencia, CA (Personal Care, Dietary Supp. & OTC Products) Chemist (QC-R&D) 09/16/2011 – 06/17/2013

• Supported GMP by creating and updating Technical Documents

• Monitored and performed lab equipment calibrations

• Maintained the Adjustment History

• Formulated, Reformulated, and Reverse Engineered Personal Care Products in Compliance with National and International Standards (U.S: CTFA, PCPC, FDA, USDA, NOP, NPA, Whole Food / France and EU: ECOCERT_Greenlife, and COSMOS / Germany: BDIH / Italy: ICEA / Belgim: NaTru / UK: Soil Association / International: Kosher

• Assisted Production Department in new product start-ups and in trouble-shooting process problems.

• Monitored Pilot Batches and First Prodcuction Runs as necessary

• Worked closely to the production to ensure the quality of Scale Up

• Resolved Technical Problems causing Cutomer Complaints through Root Cause Analysis

• Ensured the safety of the Product Ingredients based on compliance with the National and International Safety Regulations

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• Issued Deviation and Corrective and Preventive Action (CAPA) Reports for Finished and In-Process Testing Results and Stability Studies

• Wrote and Updated SOPs

• Tracked Stability and Performance Testing

• Participated in 510(K) submissions

• Reviewed MBR (Master Batch Record) for completion and accuracy and prepared it for Internal and External Auditing

• Assisted in complaint investigations when necessary Consultant (On Call) 04/13/2011 – 09/16/2011

Employment (Permanent, Temporary, Full-Time, Part-Time, or On Call) should be based on W2. I don’t have a Consultation Business. If you are interested, please call me 248-***-**** Jason Natural Products (Personal Care Products)(subsidiary of "The Hain Celestial Group”), Culver City, CA Chemist (R&D) (Contract – Cosmetics - Personal Care Products) 12/13/2010 – 04/13/2011 Emp. Ageny: Volt Management Corp.

P.O. 90-1 135M

Orange CA 92857

• Supported GMP by creating and updating Technical Documents

• Complied with SOP of Testing and Operating Instruments

• Tracked Stability and Performance Testing

• Tested, adjusted, Formulated, and Reformulated Personal Care Products

• Assisted Production Department in new product start-ups and in trouble-shooting process problems.

• Monitored Pilot Batches and First Prodcuction Runs as necessary

• Worked closely to the production to ensure the quality of Scale Up Consultant (On Call) 11/11/2010 – 12/13/2010

Employment (Permanent, Temporary, Full-Time, Part-Time, or On Call) should be based on W2. I don’t have a Consultation Business. If you are interested, please call me 248-***-**** Neutrogena, Los Angeles, CA (Personal Care Products / OTC) Chemist I (QC – contract – Cosmetics - Personal Care Products) 07/28/2010 – 11/11/2010 Emp.Agency: LANCESOFT, INC.

2325 DULLES CORNER BOULEVARD

SUITE 430

HERNDON, VA 20171

• Supported GMP by creating and updating Technical Documents

• Complied with SOP of Testing and Operating Instruments

• Tested Raw Materials using FTIR, pH Meters and Viscometers.

• Calibrated Lab Instruments.

• Executed CAPA reports in case of Specs (Metrics) Deviation.

• Adjusted In-Process and Finished Product through making Lab Batches.

• Measured the Color of In-Process Batches using UV-visible

• Performed assay of % Total Alkalinity, % Free Fatty Acids, % ZnO and % TiO2 using Manual Titration. Consultant (On Call) 10/18/2009 – 07/28/2010

Employment (Permanent, Temporary, Full-Time, Part-Time, or On Call) should be based on W2. I don’t have a Consultation Business. If you are interested, please call me 818-***-**** Bocchi Laboratories, Santa Clarita, CA

Chemist (QC/R&D – Cosmetics – Personal Care Products) 01/21/2002 – 10/18/2009 George Ibrahim Page 4 of 5

• Complied with cGMP regulations and Practice

• Complied with SOP of Testing and Operating Instruments

• Tested Raw Materials using FTIR, pH Meters, Karl Fisher (Automatic Titration), and Manual Titration

• Approved and Rejected Raw Materials using Wet Chemistry and Instrumental Analysis Techniques

• Calibrated lab instruments.

• Maintained the Adjustment History

• Adjusted in Process and Finished Product through making Lab Batches

• Adjusted Product’s Color using visual and computerized techniques.

• Monitored scale-up batches.

• Resolved Processing Problems through communicating with compounding and production teams

• Formulated and Re-Formulated Personal Care Products

• Resolved Technical Problems, causing Customer Complaints, through Root Cause Analysis Consultant (On Call) 06/15/2001 – 01/21/2002

Employment (Permanent, Temporary, Full-Time, Part-Time, or On Call) should be based on W2. I don’t have a Consultation Business. If you are interested, please call me 818-***-**** Flex-Link Products Inc., San Fernando, CA

Chemist (Analytical Lab - PCB) 05/24/1997 – 06/15/2001

• Measured and evaluated Copper Plating Thickness through Holes (PTH), Plasma Etch and Etch-Back, and solderability (ANSI/IPC-S-804) for printed circuits.

• Complied with SOP of Testing and Operating Instruments

• Adjusted Tank Plating Solutions using Wet Chemistry and Instrumental Analysis Techniques.

• Maintained analytical and square footage reports for plating tanks.

• Managed Statistical Process Control (SPC) and Capability of the Process (Cp and Cpk) to track regulatory compliance.

• Tested Trace Metals (e.g. Pb, Hg, Pd, etc.) in waste water using Atomic Absorption (AA).

• Resolved Technical Problems causing Cutomers Complaints through Root Cause Analysis SKILLS

• Ability to exercise good judgment in a variety of situations

• Proficient in MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

• Strong written and verbal communication

• Excellent planning and organizational

• Formulating and Reformulating Personal Care Products complying with the Natural Standards (Whole Food, NPA, etc.) using Natural and Synthetic Ingredients including and not limited to Acrylic/Acrylates, Guar hydroxypropyl Trimonium chloride, Hydroxyethyl Cellulose, Hydroxy Methyl Cellulose, Polyquaternium 10, Xanthan Gum, Magnesium Aluminum Silicate, Dimethicone, Sodium Lauryl Sulfate, Sodium Laureth Sulfate, Decyl Glucoside, Lauryl Glucoside, Polysorbate 20, Polysorbate 60, Phenoxethanol, Sodium Bezoate, Potassium Citrate, etc.

• Ability to accurately review information and projects. George Ibrahim Page 5 of 5

• Continuously developing New Techniques of Formulating, Reformulating, and Reverse Engineering for reducing the Cost of Raw Materials and Processing the Batches with maintaining the same Quality and Performance of the product

• Knowledge of Kaizen and 6 Sigma

EDUCATION & CERTIFICATES

(CERTIFICATES ARE AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST)

• Bachelor of Science in Chemistry - Cairo University, Egypt Evaluation Agency: International Education Research Foundation Inc. Equivalent to B.Sc. (Chemistry) from U.S Universities

• Certificate Program (Complete Cosmetic Chemist), Cosmetics & Toiletries, U.S.A To upgrade My Cosmetic Formulation Skills

Beginning Cosmetic Chemistry (By Perri Romanowski) Developing Natural Cosmetic Formulation (By Perri Romanowski) Optimization for Cosmetics (By Perri Romanowski)

Natural Cosmetic Formulating (By Perri Romanowski)

• Additional Science Course (To Compete in The Filed of QC and Manufacturing Processes) Chemical Quality Control (GPA = 4.00) – Grade A

Industrial Process (GPA = 4.00) – Grade A

General Microbiology (GPA = 2.00) – Grade C

MEMBERSHIPS

American Chemical Society (ACS) ● Society of Cosmetic Chemists (SCC) CITIZENSHIP

U.S Citizen

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80

Education / Experience

QC (20 %) R & D (80 %)



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