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Kelly Services
Cincinnati, OH 45217

Kelly Outsourcing Consulting Group Kelly OCG , a managed solution provider and business unit of Kelly Services, Inc., is currently seeking a Chemist for a long-term engagement at one of our Global clients in Cincinnati, Ohio area. This role is a full-time, fully benefitted position. As a Kelly OCG employee you will be eligible for Medical, Dental, 401K and a variety of other benefits to choose from. You will also be eligible for paid time off, including holiday, vacation and sick/personal time.

The scope of the Chemist will encompass the specified responsibilities defined within the Life Cycle Materials/Biocompatibility


+ Material Documentation Support the material characterization by: Reviewing internal / external chemical characterization lab reports

+ Providing data quality assessments for laboratory evaluations and reports

+ Developing internal lab testing to support toxicological or general material evaluations

+ Creating / maintaining the chemical library within the materials database e.g. Supporting various chemistry lab tests and required training of R&D Materials and R&D team members

+ Developing white papers to support biocompatibility, R&D Materials, and chemical characterization efforts for MDR Material Characterization Develop chemical characterization criteria and support Biocompatibility efforts in material research, compliance, and testing Support Toxicologists in chemical research, including analysis, reports, memos, and discussion with external laboratories and partners.

+ Develop Materials Characterization laboratory processes through wet chemistry, Raman, FTIR, XRF and external programs to expedite analyses and determinations Perform validation of methods of the above listed equipment; train personnel in this equipment as the SME; maintain training records and logbooks

+ Perform literature searches on material compositions and chemical analyses, chronicle

+ Be available for expert review of chemistry data

+ Support assessment needs of the R&D Materials team by: Executing chemistry evaluations of product inquiries

+ Reviewing and investigating new / modified analytical techniques and their applicability to the business

+ Providing analytical guidance and strategy in support testing strategies

+ Developing and implementing strategies regarding the expansion of organic materials testing, e.g. FTIR microscopy, ELISA testing, Raman spectroscopy, etc. Providing cross-functional support for chemistry-based regulations, e.g. MDR Supporting critical R D Materials team functions, e.g. material selection, component stability assessments

+ Being responsible for R&D Materials-centric equipment applications, training, and maintenance, e.g. FTIR, XRF, Raman, etc. Supporting other businesses as needed and promoting the multidiscipline R&D Materials initiatives

+ Conducting a periodic review of upcoming chemicals of concern and their proliferation across the R-spec portfolio

+ Creating strategies to develop new materials that proactively respond to pending chemical regulations and customer concerns.

+ Partnering with Materials Engineers, as needed

**Requirements** : Minimum a BS in chemistry or related field. 2-3 years experience with polymers and/or in an analytical laboratory environment.

Preference will be given to those individuals with analytical laboratory experience. The ideal candidate would have several years of practical mass spectroscopy experience, specifically in interpretation, but we will train up the right candidate that meets the team's needs and vision.

**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.

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

The Managed Solutions practice within Kelly Outsourcing and Consulting Group (KellyOCG ) is one focus within the full array of Kelly Services workforce solutions.

Kelly Services has transformed from the staffing industry pioneer to a leading workforce solutions provider. KellyOCG is the distinguished outsourcing and consulting segment of Kelly Services, known for applying a forward-looking approach that enables companies to make strategic workforce planning decisions that impact their business and competitive advantage.

The Managed Solutions practice area of KellyOCG is dedicated to partnering with clients to architect and implement solutions that put them in a position to meet their operational obligation to their organization and freedom to focus on their more strategic business needs.

**AboutKelly Services** ****

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to have a role in managing employment opportunities for more than one million workers around the globe. We employ 550,000 of these individuals directly with the remaining workers engaged through our talent supply chain network of supplier partners. Revenue in 2015 was $5.5 billion. Visit and connect with us on Facebook ( , LinkedIn ( and Twitter ( .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females, Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. (
Posted: 2021-04-28 Expires: 2021-05-29

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