JOHN F SWENSKIE JR.
A position in an organization seeking a strong results-oriented individual with a proven track record in laboratory environments. Solid hands-on lab experience handling acids, standard preparations and sample preparations. Experience running and maintaining HPLC and UV/VIS Spectrometer, performing pH, Moisture, Extractions. Extensive university coursework in Analytical and Instrumental chemistry.
Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
LIMS, Empower, Chem Station
Analytical Chemistry Lab
Water Testing Lab
APRIL 2019 TO MAY 2019
QUAKER CHEMICALS – QC CHEMIST TEMPORARY WORKER ALKILINITY, ACIDITY, FTIR, ANOX,
May 2018 to February 2019
Q Laboratories-QA Reviewer OOS investigations, NC investigations, Training, Data Review, Change Control
03/2018 to 05/05/2018
Pace Analytical- Englewood Ohio Organic Chemist-extractions for Semi violators, Pesticides, Herbicides
07/2017 to 12/2017 -Contract worker
Teva Pharmaceutical- Quality Control Chemist-Dissolution, Assay, Content Uniformity, Blend Uniformity, and Karl Fishers
05/2017 to 07/2017 –Temporary worker
Chemist Dubois – Cincinnati OH 3rd Shift chemist Quality control
01/2006 to 02/2017
Sr Chemist Mylan Pharmaceuticals Morgantown, West Virginia
Worked as a Sr Chemist at Mylan, a company that produces generic pharmaceuticals.
Key focus is primarily responsible for the testing of raw material or finished product for commercial purpose.
Preparing samples for Potency Assay and Content Uniformity testing by approved methods and run on HPLC.
Preparing samples for Impurities testing by approved methods and run on HPLC.
Running Dissolution prepared samples by approved methods on HPLC.
Running Cleaning Validation samples on HPLC and UV/Vis.
Method Validation and Development
09/1991 to 01/2006
STURM Environmental Services Bridgeport, West Virginia
Work as a Chemist at Sturm’s, a company that does analytical testing for the coal industry and DEP.
Key focus areas are testing for metals in water runoff and drinking water.
Certified for most key functions of the lab including sample and standard preparation.
Coordinate with Project Managers on which samples are priority.
Scheduled and prepared laboratory certification samples.
Reviewed laboratory data for samples before release
08/1989 to 01/1991
Burke Co Board of Education Waynesboro, Georgia
Taught Algebra, Physics, Physical Science, Consumer Math
08/1985 to 05/1989
Bachelor's Degree: Chemistry & Mathematics Education Fairmont State University Fairmont, West Virginia
Chemist, Cleaning Validation, GMP, HPLC, UV-VIS, ICP, Notebooks, logging, Excel, PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, Research, Preparing samples, scanning, Trainer, Scheduling, Investigations, Ordering supplies