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Kelly Services
Bothell, WA 98021
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Chemist -


24-28 per hour

Wed-Fri (1st Shift)

6 Month Temp to hire


+ Perform routine tests and laboratory analyses in accordance with company and client standards and exercise independent judgment in planning work details and making technical decisions.

+ Develop new standard operating procedures for instrumental applications within the laboratory.

+ Perform and oversee the maintenance, operation and troubleshooting of analytical instrumentation.

+ Provide technical guidance, providing assistance to less experienced chemists, laboratory technicians and Project Management team.

+ Coach and direct the technical activities of chemists and lab technicians including training and oversight of analytical activities and production.

+ Maintain ISO17025 accreditation in area of expertise or assigned focus area.

+ Records of data, equipment calibrations, proficiency tests ,MDL studies,IRs, etc .

+ Monitor workplace activities to ensure that workers comply with company policies and government safety regulations.

+ Responsibilities include policy development, safety inspections, safety training and compliance with OSHA.

+ Actively work with Operations Manager in continuously improving of laboratory methods, instruments uptime and laboratory safety.

+ Interface with the lab staff, the Project Management Department, Technical directors, the Lab Operations Manager to effectively plan, organize, and perform the activities in assigned areas to meet laboratory and client testing needs.

+ Responsible for developing methods for qualitative and quantitative analysis and using a wide range of instrumentation and techniques directed by Technical Director and Lab Operation manager.

+ Actively partner with Operation Manager to deploy Lean Management methodology in the lab and increase efficiency in testing processes.

+ Perform other duties as assigned


3+ years of experience in analytical testing

+ Self-starter, independent, energetic, capable of thriving without supervision

+ Common sense and business acumen

+ Strong leadership skills: not afraid to take decisive actions while keeping support of peers

+ Ability to manage ambiguous situations utilizing own judgement of big picture and priorities, common sense and street smarts

Minimum 2 years experience with ICP, ICP-MS, and AAS, GCMS Agilent systems preferred. Knowledge of Microsoft Office Powerpoint, Excel, Access and Word and Visual Basic Page 2 of 2. Knowledge and use of a laboratory information management system LIMS . DESIRABLE EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS: Experience in an accredited 3rd party analytical laboratory. Knowledge of hazardous substance risk material management in consumer products. Preferred experience in cosmetics, consumer products, pharmaceuticals or food science.

**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/non-traditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. 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 and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.


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Posted: 2020-11-11 Expires: 2020-12-12

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