Employment Opportunities at Avanti

Avanti offers a creative and professional environment where people succeed. At Avanti we hire smart people, give them the tools they need, and get out of their way and let them work. As a result, many of our unique products were created by team members that are passionate about what they do.

Avanti was founded with one driving vision–the pursuit of perfection. At Avanti excellence is expected and rewarded; communication is open and straightforward. We strive every day to maintain an atmosphere that promotes growth and employee satisfaction.

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Immediate Need for Chemists

Avanti Polar Lipids, Inc. has an immediate need for Chemists for its expanding cGMP pharmaceutical manufacturing operations in Alabaster, Alabama. Positions are available for entry level and experienced chemists.

Avanti has been manufacturing the highest quality phospholipids, sphingolipids and sterols for the research and pharmaceutical industry for 50 years. We have a unique reputation for purity that is achieved by our highly trained team of employees working together in as fast-paced environment to ensure the quality of the final product.

Avanti is located in Alabaster, Alabama, a suburb 20 minutes south of Birmingham. We offer a creative and professional environment where people can succeed. Avanti was founded with one driving vision—the pursuit of perfection. At Avanti excellence is expected and rewarded. We strive to maintain an atmosphere that promotes growth and employee satisfaction.

Qualifications:

  • B.S. degree in Chemistry required.
  • Detail oriented and can perform technical duties following standard operating procedures and general laboratory safety rules.
  • Ability to successfully work both independently and in a team setting on a variety of projects and use individual discretion to meet required project objectives and deadlines.
  • Excellent math, verbal, and written communication skills are a must.

Send resume to jobs@avantilipids.com

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IT Help Desk Technician II

Avanti Polar Lipids, Inc. is recruiting an IT Help Desk Technician II to provide companywide technical support to associates on software, hardware, network and internet connectivity. This position requires good communication, organization and problem-solving skills and will be responsible for providing excellent customer service to Avanti associates.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Install /Repair/Update hardware, software, and peripheral equipment.
  • Provide support for network and Internet connectivity.
  • Provide Tier I/II support of hardware and software problems on Windows and Mac platforms.
  • Act as liaison between users and upper level support staff to assure accurate problem interpretation as well as maintain communication with users during the problem resolution process.
  • Maintain in-depth knowledge of supported products and services.
  • Create, review and update Help Desk documentation as assigned.
  • Use established “Help Desk” system to monitor and track problem tickets and technical support issues.
  • Utilize any and all available resources to conduct computer diagnostics in order to determine nature of problems and provide technical support.
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Qualifications

  • Proven analytical and troubleshooting skills.
  • Professional interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills.
  • Professional attire and attitude.
  • Clear and articulate phone voice.
  • Knowledge of Information Technology and computer hardware maintenance.
  • Self-motivated and able to effectively work independently to resolve problem.
  • Able to manage multiple priorities and follow through on projects to completion.
  • Ability to work well in a team-oriented environment.
  • Ability to work flexible hours as needed.

Educational Requirements

  • Associate’s degree in computer science required.
  • Appropriate industry certifications.

Send resume to jobs@avantilipids.com

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Ready To Join The Team?

Send your resume to jobs@avantilipids.com or fax it to (205) 663-0756 or (800) 229-1004.

Avanti Polar Lipids, Inc. is an equal employment/affirmative action employer. If you need accommodation for any part of the employment process because of a medical condition or disability, please send an e-mail to jobs@avantilipids.com or call (205) 663-2494 to let us know the nature of your request.

Avanti Polar Lipids, Inc. has been manufacturing the highest quality phospholipids, sphingolipids and sterols for the research and pharmaceutical industry for 50 years. We have a unique reputation for purity that is achieved by our highly trained team of employees working together to ensure the quality of the final product.

Avanti is located in Alabaster, Alabama, a suburb 20 minutes south of Birmingham. We offer a creative and professional environment where people can succeed. Avanti was founded with one driving vision—the pursuit of perfection. At Avanti excellence is expected and rewarded. We strive to maintain an atmosphere that promotes growth and employee satisfaction.