1+ months

Analytical Chemist - Irvine, CA

Kelly Services
Irvine, CA 92604
**Analytical Chemist, Irvine, CA**

**Position Type:** Temp to Hire

**Shift:** Monday-Friday; 1st or 2nd shift available

**Job Summary**

The Analytical Chemist (Analyst) prepares and analyzes samples of plant, concentrate, edible, and topical products. The analysts work involves data acquisition and interpretation for purposes of determining pesticide contamination, cannabinoid content, presence of residual solvents, microbiological contamination, moisture content, heavy metal contamination and presence of mycotoxins. Analysts will be required to interpret analytical data, prepare and review internal and external reports, and work with laboratory management to perform experiments and method validations. This position reports to the Laboratory Manager.

**Responsibilities and Duties**

+ Prepare and analyze samples using LC-MS/MS, GC-MS, GC-MS/MS, ICPMS, HPLC, and/or GC-FID.

+ Interpret analytical data from LC-MS/MS, GC-MS, GC-MS/MS, ICPMS, HPLC, and/or GC-FI

+ Monitor instrument performance, perform instrument maintenance, troubleshoot and diagnose performance issues

+ Utilize Laboratory Inventory Management System (LIMS) and other sample reporting platforms

+ Comply with Quality Assurance program and other company policies

+ Assist with preparing customer reports under direction of laboratory management.

+ Adhere to safety standards

+ Based on education and work experience, other duties and tasks may be determined by the laboratory director or supervisor.

**Qualifications and Skills**

+ Laboratory Analyst must have a bachelors degree in chemistry, biology, or a related field from an accredited college or university

+ At least 2 years of full-time, non-education-related practical laboratory experience performing analytical scientific testing in which the testing methods are recognized by an accrediting body.

+ Five years of experience preferred.

+ Candidates with chromatography (GC/LC) and Mass Spectrometry experience are strongly preferred

+ Highly detail oriented and organized, critical eye for optimizing workflows

+ Works well under pressure with high sample volumes in a fast-moving environment.

+ Excellent written and verbal communication skills

+ Excellent time management skills and ability to multi-task

+ Strong organizational and planning skills

+ Ability to demonstrate teamwork and collaborate effectively on projects and tasks with supervisor and co-workers

+ Excellent problem solving and critical thinking skills with demonstrated ability to gather information and develop solutions

+ Demonstrate responsibility, accountability, and dependability toward assigned tasks and duties

+ Strict adherence to safety and Quality Assurance protocols

+ Must be at least 21 years of age

**For Immediate Consideration, Apply Today! Questions?** **Call Grace at 714-971-0721 or Email at**

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

With Kelly, youll have access to some of the worlds highest-regarded scientific organizations
providing you with opportunities to work on todays most challenging, research-intensive, and relevant
projects. Our connections can lead you to innovative scientific pursuits youll be proud to help
advance. We work with 95 of the Fortune 100 companies, and found opportunities for more than 9,000
scientific professionals last year.

You pursued a career in science to fuel your quest for knowledge and your desire to make the world
a better place. Let Kelly fuel your careerconnect with us today.

**AboutKelly Services** ****

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 people around the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network of talent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit and connect
with us on Facebook , LinkedIn and Twitter .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females,
Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is
committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity
is The Law.
Posted: 2019-07-22 Expires: 2019-09-09

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