Chemists conduct research, improve or develop concepts,
theories and operational methods, or apply scientific knowledge
relating to chemistry, mainly to test, develop and improve
materials, and industrial products and processes.
(a) conducting research and improving or developing concepts,
theories and operational methods related to chemistry;
(b) conducting experiments, tests and analyses to investigate
chemical composition and energy and chemical changes in
various natural, artificial or synthetic substances,
materials and products-.
(c) evaluating results of investigations and experiments and
(d) developing or improving pharmaceutical and other industrial
materials, products and processes;
(e) developing quality control procedures for manufacturers or
(f) preparing scientific papers and reports;
(g) performing related tasks;
(h) supervising other workers.
Examples of the occupations classified here:
- Chemist, pharmaceutical
Some related occupations classified elsewhere:
- Biochemist - 2212
- Pharmacist - 2224
- Pharmacologist - 2212