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Chemical Lab Technician I _ Charlotte, NC

Kelly Services
Charlotte, NC 28230
Kelly Services is currently seeking a Chemical Laboratory Technician I for one of our top clients in Charlotte, NC.

**Pay:** $16hr -- $19/hr

**Duration:** 1-year contract

This position has the primary responsibility of supporting the Adhesive Solutions R&D team in Charlotte NC. The candidate will support formulation, application and testing of adhesive binders for a wide range of applications, including liquid applied sound damping.

Position is working in the Adhesive Development labs. Duties include, but are not limited to:

+ Work with Product Development and Research Scientists to test new materials in the field of adhesives for the automotive market

+ Carrying out laboratory work independently for application testing of research adhesive samples

+ Carrying out instrumental test methods for adhesive applications. Develop the necessary knowledge of the equipment and procedures to provide expertise to internal and external customers.

+ Generate and collect application data and results from laboratory evaluations. Compile and interpret data and issue reports as required.

+ Maintaining and constantly improving the testing procedures for improved consistency

+ Generating ideas that improve the safety, efficiency and overall effectiveness of the laboratory and its team. Proactively establish and maintain a safe and healthy work environment and comply with company policies and procedures.

+ Performing maintenance and calibration activities required to maintain ISO compliance.

+ Assist other technicians in the completion of development projects as necessary.

+ Work together in project teams with colleagues from research, marketing and technical service


+ Minimum work experience - 3 years of laboratory focused experience

+ Experience in laboratory activity - performance experiments, familiarity with pH measurement, basic chemical mixing, basic chemical conversion and mass balance calculation is required-

+ Experience in vendor management - ordering materials, cataloging materials is a plus- Experience in technical documentation desired

+ Basic knowledge of chemical instrumentation required

+ Basic knowledge of chemical compatibility required

+ Basic knowledge of chemical handling and chemical storage required

+ College level (Junior level) understanding of chemistry, physics and engineering required

+ Detailed oriented and with high sensitivity to timeline is a must-

+ Proactive in task management and ability to address/take care of basic laboratory facilitation

+ Experience in laboratory hygiene and chemical preparation and mixing hygiene

+ High School diploma is required with 6 years practical laboratory experience, an Associate's degree with 4 years practical laboratory experience, or a Bachelor's degree in a scientific field. Company recognizes Institutions of Higher Education which are accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent.

+ Must have a strong sense of work ethic and self-motivation.

+ Must operate with a high sense of urgency

+ Must be able to work comfortably in a team environment and also effectively on individual efforts

+ Must have basic computer skills and be comfortable with email, MS Word and MS Excel

+ Must have the highest standards of integrity, accuracy and attention to detail

+ Must be flexible and capable of adapting to priority changes on a daily basis

+ Must possess good oral and written communication skills

Important information: This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. Applicants must be legally permitted to work in the United States. Email for questions about the position but please apply online to be considered for the position.

Why Kelly?

+ As a Kelly Services employee, you will have access to numerous perks, including:

+ Exposure to a variety of career opportunities as a result of our expansive network of client companies

+ Career guides, information and tools to help you successfully position yourself throughout every stage of your career

+ Access to more than 3,000 online training courses through our Kelly Learning Center

+ Weekly pay and service bonus plans

+ Group-rate insurance options available immediately upon hire*

Apply Today!

*Available for purchase and administered by a designated third-party vendor

**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. (


Posted: 2021-04-05 Expires: 2021-05-06

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