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Bench Chemist

Kelly Services
Phoenix, AZ 85067
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Kelly is hiring a **Bench Chemist** for one of our clients in **Phoenix, AZ**

+ Pay is $28/hr

+ Start date is ASAP.

+ Daily hours are flexible but work week is Mon-Fri (40 hours per week)

+ Length of assignment is 2 months

DHS is in search of a Public Health Scientist/Bench Chemist with experience on the inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometer (ICP-MS) instrument - ideally with EPA method 200.8 experience (i.e., Drinking Water chemistry work). DHS is starting a project that will analyze ground water samples for either the entire 200.8 suite or lead (Pb) only. Position requires working with strong acid (Nitric), check Turbidity, check pH, and digest the occasional samples using a EPA 3050B digestion.

Duties -

1. Operate PerkinElmer NexION ICP-MS instrument

2. Learn and be able to run EPA method 200.8 on NexION platform

3. Access incoming samples

4. Analyze incoming samples for 200.8 and create a data packet for supervisorial review

5. General instrument maintenance (i.e., change spray chamber, cones, nebulizer, tubing, etc)

6. General troubleshooting skills

7. LIMS data entry

8. Sample disposal

9. Meet ADHS Laboratory QA/QC requirements for analytical chemistry

10. Purchasing supplies

Job Qualifications/Preferences -

- Bachelor's degree in Chemistry, Biochemistry or related field required

- Inorganic analytical instrumentation experience preferred

- Experience with ICP-MS (inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometer) instrument, metals digestion techniques, and EPA Method 200.8 preferred

- Experience with laboratory support equipment (pipettes, balances, analytical gases, etc.) preferred

- Ideal candidate follows good laboratory practices and has laboratory safety awareness

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**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.

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Posted: 2021-09-27 Expires: 2021-10-28

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