RootedSol is a wellness company at the intersection of feminine care and self-care. Our plant-based relief system uses clean, simple ingredients to soothe menstrual pain so that women can live their best lives every day of the month.
We are seeking a Cosmetic Chemist Intern to develop personal care product for our growing brand. The ideal candidate is passionate about women’s wellness and isn't afraid to bring fresh ideas to life.
Duties for the Cosmetic Chemist Intern:
Understand raw cosmetic materials and technologies and develop formulations to demonstrate the benefits and applications of these materials and technologies.
Batch produce our existing formulations for e-commerce and retail sales.
Perform customer focused formulation work based on sales/customer request. Create solutions through creativity and resourcefulness.
Maintain continuous improvement of existing raw material applications and formulations.
Work closely with cross functional R&D teams (formulating, packaging, process development, etc.) in the progression of projects.
Meet with raw material vendors to learn about new technologies and new raw materials that can be utilized to create/improve innovative technology offerings.
Record detailed observation and data from experiments performed. Keep lab notebook records current and in good order as a working legal document.
Qualifications for the Cosmetic Chemist Intern:
Must be currently enrolled as a full-time undergraduate or graduate student
Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Must be highly organized and detail oriented
Must have basic personal computer skills including word processing, spreadsheets, and databases
Must have basic knowledge of scientific method and ability to understand and carry out standard methods relevant to the department.
Must have experience required to efficiently perform a variety of research experiments and tests including setting up and operation of apparatus and equipment.
Job Types: Part-time, Internship
Pay: $15.00 - $20.00 per hour