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Established in 1806 as a small soap and candle business in New York City, Colgate-Palmolive is now a truly global company with products sold in over 200 countries and territories under such internationally recognized brand names as Colgate, Palmolive, Softsoap, Irish Spring, Protex, Sorriso, Kolynos, elmex, Tom's of Maine, Sanex, Ajax, Axion, Soupline, Haci Sakir, Suavitel, PCA SKIN, EltaMD, Filorga and Hello as well as Hill's Science Diet and Hill's Prescription Diet.

Colgate-Palmolive is a leading consumer products company that serves hundreds of millions of consumers worldwide with brands and products across four core businesses – Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition. We are committed to offering products that make lives healthier and more enjoyable, and programs that enrich communities around the world.

Every day millions of people trust our products to care for themselves and the ones they love. Our goal is to use our technology to create products that will continue to improve the quality of life for our consumers wherever they live.

A career at Colgate-Palmolive is an excellent opportunity if you seek a global experience, constant challenge, and development opportunities in an environment that respects work/life effectiveness.

Job Title:  Scientist - Stability

Travel Required?:  No Travel
Date:  Jun 13, 2022
No remote working option

No Relocation Assistance Offered
# 135924 - Piscataway, New Jersey, United States


About the role

Quality Stability Scientist for Stability is responsible for learning, understanding and executing compliance with cGMPs and conformance to corporate Global Quality Standards.
● This includes conformance to and annual review of the Technology Center Quality Manual with specific detail of the stability program.

●Responsible for monitoring the Piscataway Stability Program. This includes authoring, reviewing, revising, managing and monitoring the documentation.
● Build relationships and foster teamwork with Product Development, Global and Local Packaging, and Divisional and local Supply Chain Management, EOHS Departments, as well as outside vendors.


Education and Experience 
● Bachelor degree in Chemistry, Biology or related science or equivalent work experience required.
● Some background with quality systems and cGMP compliance preferred
● Effective communication and interpersonal skills; capable of influencing change
● Strong organization skills and time management behavior


Position description

Assist in executing the strategy for managing the Stability Program for Piscataway by maintaining the

proper documentation and control for the stability chambers.
● Is responsible for ensuring events such as Deviations, Excursions and Chemist status notifications are
executed. These documents will be entered in the Global Quality Stability database to ensure
compliance with cGMP’s and conformance to site SOP’s.
● Maintain Inventory Equipemt List, Chamber Incident Logs, and Stability Metrics
● Participate in / Lead technical reviews to evaluate the effectiveness of Preventive Maintenance, Failure
Investigation, Non-Conformance and Change Control systems for the Stability Program
● Coordinate and conduct Quality Training programs to help product development category personnel
maintain the most current body of knowledge and expertise for cGMP’s and Colgate Global Quality
● Assist in writing POs for work needed and report Quality Spending vs. Quality Budget to Manager on
regular basis.
● Coordinate and schedule stability start dates in LIMs with R&D
● Pull and Place stability studies into chambers in accordance with stability SOPs and LIMS protocols

Equal Opportunity Employer
Colgate is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, marital status, veteran status (United States positions), or any other characteristic protected by law.

Are you interested in working for Colgate-Palmolive? You can apply online and attach all relevant documents such as a cover letter and resume or CV. Applications received by e-mail are not considered in the selection process. Become part of our team. We look forward to your application.

Colgate-Palmolive is a leading global consumer products company, tightly focused on Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition. Colgate sells its products in over 200 countries and territories around the world under such internationally recognized brand names as Colgate, Palmolive, elmex, Tom’s of Maine, Sorriso, Speed Stick, Lady Speed Stick, Softsoap, Irish Spring, Protex, Sanex, Elta MD, PCA Skin, Ajax, Axion, Fabuloso, Soupline and Suavitel, as well as Hill’s Science Diet and Hill’s Prescription Diet. 

For more information about Colgate’s global business, visit the Company’s web site at To learn more about Colgate Bright Smiles, Bright Futures® oral health education program, please visit To learn more about Hill's and the Hill’s Food, Shelter & Love program please visit To learn more about Tom’s of Maine  please visit

Reasonable accommodation during the application process is available for persons with disabilities. Please contact with the subject "Accommodation Request" should you require accommodation.

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