1+ months

Chemist I-Fife, WA

Kelly Services
Fife, WA 98424
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**Chemist I**

Typical Daily Work Hours: **Mon-Fri Standard Working Hours**

Contract to Hire: **3-month conversion** DOP

Weekend/OT - **Not required but may happen**

Kelly Scientific would like to present a great Contract to Hire opportunity as a **Scientist I** in Fife, WA. The chemist performs sample preparation as well as the analysis of environmental sample for trace metals determinations. The chemist interprets and manages data using LIMS, Access and Excel, ensuring that data meets all established QA/QC criteria and is made available to the department Leads and manager within specified time frames **Experience in ICP-MS is highly desired.**

**Primary Responsibilities:**

Using established procedures, prepare, analyze and document sample analyses using CV-AFS, CV-GC-AFS, HG-AFS, HG-CT-GC-AAS, IC-HG-AFS, ICP-MS, UV-VIS, and other methodologies.

Perform and interpret required QA/QC procedures; recommend, perform and document corrective actions and possible impacts to data quality.

Demonstrate proactive commitment and adherence to industry and company safety regulations and procedures

Ensure investigation reports (IRs) and internal/external audit findings are completed on time.

Perform routine maintenance, and consult with vendor technicians (support engineers) when appropriate

Manage inventory needs, assist in ordering of supplies, and maintain stock of all necessary components, supplies, standards and reagents.

Utilize computer software to prioritize work, track samples, acquire data, perform calculations and statistical analysis, and store data to meet established deadlines.

Conduct review of analytical sample preparation data including: checks for completeness, calculation accuracy, data interpretation and data quality objective coherence. Provide all documentation for peer and scientific review of data in a timely manner

Troubleshoot instrument problems, perform routine maintenance, and consult with vendor technicians (support engineers) when appropriate

Train coworkers in sample preparation and analysis, instrument operation and maintenance, troubleshooting techniques and data quality objective adherence

Constructively problem-solve work issues with team members and other lab staff as well as

Ensure department specific Standard Operating Procedures are reviewed and/or updated on time.

Provide back-up assistance to other analysts and lab assistants when necessary

Ensure department is using established procedures to ship/receive client samples


A minimum of an Associate of Science degree in Chemistry or equivalent experience; experience in an environmental lab is a plus, but not required.

At least two years analytical experience, or combination, at company or equivalent experience elsewhere.

Flexible and willing to help in other areas of laboratory as needed.

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

Kelly Science 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. 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. at

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Posted: 2020-01-31 Expires: 2020-04-09

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