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Kelly Services
Cincinnati, OH 45202
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**Quality Assurance Chemist**

**Cincinnati, OH**

**6 month contract to hire**

**3rd shift M-F will work every other weekend (40 hours worked but option to work more)**

**3** **rd** **shift M-F 10:30 PM 7 AM**

**Pay Rate: $18-20/hr based on experience**

**Job Overview**

The Quality Assurance Chemist plans, tests, and executes the delivery of the daily blend and product requirements for production through scheduling and manufacturing of full goods with adherence to the company quality specifications. The Quality Assurance Chemist maintains concentrate, sugar, and other ingredient materials, as required. The Quality Assurance Chemist also maintains blending and product transfer equipment sanitation to ensure conformance to quality and sanitation standards.

**Duties & Responsibilities**

+ Executes the delivery of batch beverage blends, coordinates the set-up of flavors for production runs, and conducts qualitative and quantitative testing of beverage samples and finished goods throughout the entire production process.

+ Maintains blending equipment (mixes and syrup tanks) sanitation requirements to ensure system-wide conformance to quality and sanitation standards and maintains the highest possible housekeeping standards to prevent microbial contaminations.

+ Perform administrative tasks such as daily shift reports, concentrate usage and inventory, quality testing results, and receiving raw materials in SAP.

+ Maintains and calibrates lab equipment to ensure measurement accuracy.

+ Conducts quality inspection and quality audits, isolates product that does not meet standards and troubleshoots basic problems related to test results and product flow.

+ Serves as a lead for the quality department and operates, tests, and troubleshoots an entire shift independently.

**Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities**

+ 1 - 3 years prior production, manufacturing experience OR 2+ years relevant lab technician experience

+ Ability to follow work instructions and adhere to standard operating procedures

+ Understanding of a laboratory environment and laboratory practices preferred

+ Familiarity with lab safety and handling of hazardous materials

+ Basic math, analytical and problem-solving skills

+ Demonstrated attention to detail and accuracy

+ Familiar with High Pressure Liquid Chromatography (HPLC) and Gas Chromatography (GC) Technology Ability to multitask

+ Ability to read, write, and keep records

+ Good computer skills including literacy with Excel and Word

+ Ability to work in a fast-paced Food Manufacturing environment with seasonal temperatures, flexible shifts, and weekend and holiday work based on business needs

+ Ability to stand for extended periods of time, walk manufacturing floor, climb stairs, and lift up to 25lbs

**Minimum Qualifications**

+ 2 years of education beyond high school in college or technical school OR Bachelor's degree in Science related field

+ Knowledge acquired through 1 to up to 3 years of work experience

**Additional Detail:**

+ **As your local offices do not support this position, for immediate consideration, please apply online to this posting directly.**

+ **Resumes in MS Word are preferred.**

+ **If you have questions about the position, you may contact the recruiter at** **** **; however, your resume must be received via the official posting.**

**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. (

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Posted: 2021-08-02 Expires: 2021-10-04

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