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About Phibro Animal Health Corporation

Phibro Animal Health Corporation is a publicly traded organization with a rich history spanning nearly 100 years of service. The Company is a global manufacturer of medicated feed additives, feed ingredients, advanced nutrition solutions, vaccines and specialty chemicals for various industrial markets. Phibro’s revenues are in excess of $820 million, and are supported by over 1500 employees worldwide.


The Scientist is an integral part of our Quality team based out of our US - State College, PA site.


Position Details

The Scientist will independently conduct sample preparation and instrumental analysis for bulk, premix and feed samples according to documented procedures.  Participate in method development and validations.  Perform instrument maintenance, repair and qualifications.  Additional responsibilities may include sample login, waste disposal and sample processing.  The scientist is expected to work independently, train others and organize their tasks in an efficient manner.

Key Responsibilities

  • Produce quality data in an efficient manner through sample extraction and analysis
  • Organize work so that tasks are completed in order to meet the needs of the business and in the most efficient manner possible.
  • Train others in analytical techniques
  • Perform in investigations and instrument qualification
  • Participate in method development and validations
  • Perform routine maintenance and repair of equipment
  • Present data for review in an appropriate format
  • Monitor laboratory supplies for replacement or replenishment
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Key Competencies

Communicating Effectively
Delivering High Quality Work
Displaying Technical Expertise
Following Policies and Procedures
Managing Time
Prioritizing and Organizing Work
Working Safely


Extremely high level of attention to detail and high standard of quality.
Must be accurate, detail-oriented and thorough.
Able to develop and maintain detailed records.
Interpersonal skills sufficient to communicate verbally and in writing with others in an objective and cooperative manner.
Proven ability to work effectively in a team environment.

Education & Experience

  • Bachelor's degree in Chemistry or relevant field
  • Associate degree or High School Diploma is accepted with 4 years relevant experience
  • Experience with microbiological lab techniques is required

Physical Requirements

Required to sit frequently
Required to stand frequently
Required to walk frequently
Required to talk or hear constantly


Phibro is an Equal Opportunity Employer

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, gender, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, marital status or any other characteristics protected by law.

Business Unit: Animal Health & Mineral Nutrition   
Division: Animal Health & Nutrition 
Department: Quality 
Location: US - State College, PA 
Work Schedule: Monday - Friday (Standard Work hours) 
Weekly Working Hours: 40.00 

Nearest Major Market: State College

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