Seachem is constantly growing, and we are often looking for people with skills, knowledge, and character that go beyond simple job descriptions. Enthusiasm about and experience with the hobby are essential.


Seachem employees come from all different backgrounds, but one thing they all have in common is their intrigue, fascination, and love of aquatic life. We aren't looking for just workers; we are looking for people who want to learn, grow, and share their knowledge and love of the hobby with customers and co-workers. Are you one of those people?

If you would like to submit a resume for consideration, please send your resume as an email attachment to employment@seachem.com or you fax or mail a hardcopy to:

Human Resources
Seachem Laboratories
1000 Seachem Drive
Madison, GA 30650

FAX: 706-343-6070

Seachem is currently hiring for the following positions

Location: Madison, GA - Department: R&D

Seachem Laboratories, Inc., a leading manufacturer of products for the aquarium hobby as well as other segments of the pet care industry, has an immediate opening in its Madison, Georgia facility for Research Director. Job responsibilities include (but are not limited to): (1) Research, development, experimentation, and quality control of new and existing products pertaining to the modification, control, and direct measurement of water parameters. Our products are utilized in the maintenance and husbandry of aquatic organisms (i.e. salt and freshwater aquariums). Research will involve the direct development of novel compounds or the reapplication of known materials for new/alternate applications. (2) Research on the impact of said products on various aquatic organisms under a variety of “real world” conditions. (3) Presenting talks on product chemistry background to either employees or consumers. (4) Oversight and responsibility for the quality control processes of the Production Department. (5) Assist in the preparation of regulatory filings, and, where required, provide substantive supporting research. (6) Supervision of junior associates in related activities.

Skills/experience required:

  • A Ph.D. in organic chemistry, chemical engineering, biochemistry, analytical chemistry, or food chemistry is required with a minimum 5 years post-graduate work (Industrial or Academic) strongly desired although candidates with fewer than 5 years will be considered.
  • The ideal candidate will have a passion for the aquatic hobby and possess a broad and diverse chemical background with emphasis on any of the aforementioned chemical fields.
  • The candidate must be able to both demonstrate independent initiative as well as collaborate with senior management with respect to the inception, formulation and development of new product ideas plus the development of those ideas into full scale production.
  • Articulate communication in English both verbally and written are required, as well as organizational and process oriented skills.

This position requires on site employment in Madison, Georgia. Relocation assistance is negotiable. Experience with GMP and ISO 9000 requirements & process are highly desirable. Experience with Apple Mac OS X operating system and standard Microsoft Office suite also desirable. Other desirable experience includes compliance with USDA, FDA, and EPA laws and regulations. Abilities in physical chemistry are also desirable but not essential.

Competitive salary and benefits.

Forward resumé to: Seachem Laboratories, Inc., attn: Human Resources/R&D, 1000 Seachem Drive, Madison, GA 30650. If e-mailing resumé please send to in PDF format.

Location: Madison, GA - Department: Shipping

Seachem Laboratories, Inc. has an opening for a warehouse assistant. Must be experienced and proficient in the operation of both stand-up order pickers and forklifts. Duties will include pulling finished goods using a pick ticket system, stacking and wrapping product for shipment. Must be detailed oriented and good with numbers as speed and accuracy is a must. Other duties include loading and unloading trucks, and moving product within the warehouse. Must be able to lift 70 lbs and effectively follow both written and verbal instructions while paying close attention to detail. Drivers license and minimum education of high school diploma or GED.

Email resume to or fax to 706.343.6070. On site applications permitted between 9 am and 4 pm; interviews will be scheduled. Overtime hours occasionally required.