Pharmatek: Pharmaceutical Chemistry Development specializes in compound selection, analytical development and formulation development. Based in San Diego, Pharmatek is known for it's own Hot Rod Chemistry and Formulation Screening Kit.

Compound Evaluation
Analytical Methods Development
Preformulation Testing
Formulation Development
GMP Manufacturing
Stability Testing/Storage
Cytotoxic and High-Potent Development
Total Quality Excellence
 
   
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Pharmatek is a team-oriented organization represented by dedicated and talented individuals. Our cross-functional teams work collaboratively in a fun, creative and satisfying environment where success is shared. Pharmatek offers a culture that fosters respect and scientific excellence in all that we do.

At Pharmatek, we strive to recruit, develop and retain individuals with the determination and expertise needed to succeed. We believe that the realized potential and unique qualities of our employees are essential for growth and long-term success. As a part of this commitment, Pharmatek provides training and development to help our employees achieve their professional goals and ambitions. We want you to enjoy your work and excel in your career. The quality, diversity and dedication of our people are our greatest asset. We strongly believe in the development of our employees, so that as a company, we too continue to grow and advance. The training you receive at Pharmatek Laboratories will give you highly developed skills to help you progress quickly in your career.

We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package in a city that's hard to beat. If you are interested in working with us, please visit our current job openings. To visit us at a recruiting or career event, please visit our recruiting schedule.

Here are just a few reasons why you should consider Pharmatek:

Formal Training Program
Our training for entry level employees is structured "Boot Camp" style to give you a focused introduction to the lab, equipment, and wet chemistry techniques utilized at Pharmatek. Subjects include:

  • Hands-on Waters and Agilent HPLC training
  • Hands-on Empower software training
  • Hands-on dissolution training
  • Karl Fischer - water content
  • Hands-on formulation for tablets and capsules:
    - Dry Blend formulations
    - Granulation formulations
  • Pharmaceutical industry standards, such as GLP and GMP (Good Laboratory/Manufacturing Practices)
  • Project leadership
  • Client relations

Exposure to Both the Theory and Practical Hands-On Application of Such Knowledge
It's just as important for us that you understand why you're doing something and what it means as it is that you do it correctly.

No Pigeon-Holing
Our chemists receive both analytical and formulation training in tandem are fully functional in both. At Pharmatek, you get the whole loaf of bread, not just a slice.

The Developers, Pharmatek's crew of superhuman drug development scientists, are constantly on the lookout for fellow scientists that show the aptitude and ability worthy of superhero status. Meet the team and find out if YOU have what it takes to join The Developers and become part of a super drug development team. pharmatek.com/developers/developers.html

Outstanding Culture, Outstanding Science, Outstanding People
It's really not too good to be true.

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San Diego's Best
Places to Work 2011 & 2013


Equal Opportunity Employer
Pharmatek Laboratories, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status. If you need assistance or an accommodation during the application process because of a disability, it is available upon request. The company is pleased to provide such assistance, and no applicant will be penalized as a result of such a request.