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Associate Scientist

Kelly Services
Greensboro, NC 27413
Kelly Services has been providing outstanding employment opportunities to the most talented individuals in the marketplace. We are proud to offer a **temp-to-hire** opportunity to work as an **Associate Scientist/Engineer** located in **Greensboro, NC** .


**Job Description:**


The client has an immediate need for an Associate Engineer/Scientist to support the development and commercialization of current and future environmental products.


The company is a technology development company wholly owned by Triad Growth Partners in Greensboro, NC. The client is devoted to:


Identifying specific market opportunities.

Developing and licensing relevant technologies that address the identified markets.

Leveraging government and commercial contract research funding for proof-of-concept.

Building the plan and expert team capable of delivering the product and/or service.

Providing capital to nurture early stage opportunities and execute the commercialization plan.

Ensuring an exit plan is identified and executed with motivated and well coached stakeholders.


**Essential Responsibilities & Duties**

This individual will be an Associate Scientist/Engineer in the Product Development division of the client. They will be responsible for conducting laboratory and/or field-based activities with direction of Project Lead. It is anticipated that the individual would transition to more independent activities with minimum direction from Project Lead within 6 months to 1 year. The individual must exemplify commitment to technical excellence and will collaborate with Project Lead to balance client-expectations and profitable project management. The Associate Scientist/Engineer will report to Product Development Manager but will consistently work across the entire team.


**Examples of specific duties include:**

Following standard operating procedures (SOPs) for existing processes

Constructing reactivity testing setups (e.g., batch reactors, column studies, etc)

Drafting SOPs related to new lab and field-based activities

Preparing standard solutions and generating calibration curves

Support field deployment and post-deployment maintenance/monitoring of environmental products

Use general chemistry concepts to determine chemical dosing requirements

Follow appropriate EHS procedures in the lab and the field

Present results from laboratory and field work internal technical presentations and communicating key results to the technical team


Demonstrate excellent critical thinking and problem-solving skills to find ways around obstacles and identify new strategies to get the job done


Participate in group problem solving sessions


Individual will be exposed to additional areas of operation within the company. This unique exposure provides exciting growth opportunities. Examples include:


Help coordinate business development activities within practice; identify key clients / business areas, growth strategy, and capture strategy.


Serve as a technical leader and mentor during team expansion.

Serve as a role model for leadership, company culture, and values.

Work with marketing and others to develop client branding within practice.


**Minimum Qualifications**

Minimum B.S. degree in Engineering or other Physical Science program, (Environmental Science, Geology, Chemistry, or related field). M.S in related field preferred.


Prior laboratory experience is required.

Collegial team builder with excellent interpersonal skills.

Technical report writing and effective communication skills.

Proficient in Microsoft Office suite

Must be able to wear a respirator.

Must be able to lift heavy items (~55 lb per package).

Willingness and ability to travel to TGP offices, collaborators, and project/client sites as required. (10% travel time)


**APPLY NOW FOR IMMEDIATE CONSIDERATION!!**


**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** **** **?**


Kelly Science & Clinical is your connection to premier scientific and clinical companies looking to hire talented people just like you. Every day, we match science professionals with dream jobs that fit their skills and interestsits the way we think job searching should be. Nearly 100 percent of our science recruiters have a professional background/education in science, so we know a thing or two about the science market and how to get you 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 is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. (https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm)

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Posted: 2022-05-02 Expires: 2022-08-01

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