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Assistant Scientist

Kelly Services

Raleigh, NC
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Job Title Assistant Scientist

Jobid US51FPHM_BH1433429

Location: Raleigh , NC, USA

Description Kelly Services is now hiring an Assistant Scientist for a 3-6 contract opportunity! **APPLY TODAY!**


The Assistant Scientist, Chemistry Development will be responsible for assisting with and conducting chemistry development manufacturing. Additional responsibilities will include performing routine cleaning and preventative maintenance, where appropriate, on manufacturing equipment up to approximate 5 kg scale, preparing for chemistry development manufacturing activities, and maintaining an inventory of raw materials and consumables. This position shall adhere to the company's quality system including but not limited to the applicable standards, policies and procedures in the areas of responsibility defined in this job description.


+ Execute API manufacturing operations in the Company's R&D and cGMP facilities under the supervision of the Senior Scientist or other senior staff members, including:

+ Precisely follow detailed instructions/templates for manufacturing processes

+ Dispense raw materials for manufacture

+ Operate manual and automated high/low pressure process reactor, filter and dryer systems

+ Sample product for analytical testing

+ Complete equipment use logs and equipment status tags per SOPs

+ Maintain a safe working environment

+ Observe and follow all safe operation practices

+ Maintain a clean and organized production environment

+ Maintain inventory of consumables, supplies, chemicals for manufacturing
+ Operate and maintain equipment and instrumentation necessary to support manufacture of APIs:

+ Clean and maintain manufacturing equipment(e.g., reactors, dryers, chillers)

+ Maintain equipment records per SOPs
+ Adhere to Quality Systems in all work performed, including but not limited to, good laboratory documentation practices, equipment SOPs, GMP facility-related SOPs (e.g., gowning and use of chemicals and equipment within an active GMP manufacturing facility).
+ Follow best laboratories practices, according to procedure, including maintaining updated and accurate laboratory notebooks.

+ BS, chemical engineering, chemistry, or related discipline. Associates Degree considered with some pharmaceutical experience.

+ Typically BS with 0 to 5 years or Associates Degree with 2-5 years of pharmaceutical industry manufacturing experience directly relevant to the responsibilities of the position. Prior experience in a GMP manufacturing environment is a plus, but not required.
+ Direct experience with cleaning, maintaining and controlling equipment and instrumentation.
+ Practical experience in all or some of the following are required: balances, volumetric glassware and pipettes, pH meter, wet chemistry, safe handling/disposal of chemicals.

+ Self-motivated team player with a strong work ethic and exceptional interpersonal skills. Excellent written and verbal communication with the ability to articulate observations in a clear, precise, and timely manner.
+ Honest, flexible, dependable, self-motivated team player with the demonstrated ability to work independently.
+ Ability to follow detailed manufacturing instructions and safely operate manufacturing equipment after training and under supervision by more senior employees.
+ Ability to multi-task and function effectively in a fast-paced work environment.
+ Proficient in MS Office software
**Why Kelly** **®** **?**

With Kelly, you’ll have access to some of the world’s highest-regarded scientific organizations—providing you with opportunities to work on today’s most challenging, research-intensive, and relevantprojects. Our connections can lead you to innovative scientific pursuits you’ll be proud to helpadvance. We work with 95 of the Fortune 100™ companies, and found opportunities for more than 9,000scientific professionals last year.

You pursued a career in science to fuel your quest for knowledge and your desire to make the worlda better place. Let Kelly fuel your career—connect 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 connectwith 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 iscommitted to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunityis The Law.

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