21 days old

Analytical Chemist- entry level

Kelly Services
Hagerstown, MD 21741
Analytical Chemist available with a biotech-scientific company located in Martinsburg, West Virginia

Entry level 0-2 years experience

Sign-on bonus starting at $2,500 or more depending on the level of professional industry knowledge and experience in addition to a retention bonus paid quarterly after your first full year of employment!

Lots of room for professional growth, industry experience.

Tiered structure: Chemist, Senior Chemist, Shift Lead.

Direct Hire

Shift is rotating so days 7am-7pm, then nights 7pm-7am

The schedule is a 12-hour rotating day/night shift (2-2-3), working every other weekend


Perform various sample preparation, extraction, and analysis techniques utilizing analytical methods.

Perform serial dilutions to create standards and quality control samples following a written method.

Perform identification, gravimetric, qualitative, and physical testing on a routine basis.

Execute titration testing, chromatography (GC and/ or HPLC) and atomic absorption (AA).

Utilize basic instrumentation to perform testing on a routine basis.

Meet all testing assignment deadlines and document all analysis in a timely and accurate manner.

Perform method validations and verifications.

Complete DIR/OOS/CAPA documentation.

Assess SOPs and methods, recommend and initiate changes as needed.

Support audit activities.

Perform routine lab maintenance, maintaining a clean and safe laboratory space.


Bachelor's Degree in Chemistry or related scientific discipline preferred.

1+ years of experience working with GC, HPLC or Atomic Absorption (AA) preferred.

Experience in an FDA or cGMP regulated environment preferred.

Understanding of theoretical knowledge behind instrumentation and methodology including method validation preferred.

Experience in the consumer products, pharmaceuticals or personal care industry preferred.

Strong interpersonal skills such as relationship building, initiative, positive attitude, and team building.

Ability to present facts and recommendations effectively, both written and verbal.

Ability to manage time and prioritize work effectively.

Ability to work independently as well as in a team environment.

Accurate data management, sorting and interpreting.

Ability to work in a fast-paced, agile environment.

Proficient in Microsoft Office suite.


**You should know:** Your safety matters! Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement for this job in compliance with current client and governmental policies. A Kelly recruiter will confirm and share more details with you during the interview process.

**Why Kelly** **** **Science & Clinical?**

Kelly Science & Clinical is your connection to premier scientific and clinical companies looking to hire industry experts just like you. Our team creates expert talent solutions to solve the worlds most critical challenges. Every day, we match science professionals with dream jobs that fit their skills, interests, and career goalsits the way we think job searching should be. Nearly 100 percent of our science recruiters have a professional background and education in science, so we know a thing or two about the science market and how to get your expertise noticed.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly Services is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We welcome, value, and embrace diversity at all levels and are committed to building a team that is inclusive of a variety of backgrounds, communities, perspectives, and abilities. At Kelly, we believe that the more inclusive we are, the better services we can provide. Requests for accommodation related to our application process can be directed to Kellys Human Resource Knowledge Center.
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Posted: 2022-09-05 Expires: 2022-10-06

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