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Chemist II

Kelly Services
Peoria, IL 61606
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Kelly has been providing outstanding employment opportunities to the most talented individuals in the marketplace. We are proud to offer a temporary position with a new client that is seeking a **Chemist II in Peoria, IL** . If interested/available, please reach out to me directly at

Pay Rate: Based on experience

Shift: Mon Fri (11pm 730 am)

Duration: 01/31/2022 01/30/2023 (1 year contract)

Location: On-Site

The main function of a chemist is conduct qualitative and quantitative chemical analyses in laboratories for quality, process control or to develop new products or knowledge. A typical chemist is responsible for creating new products and processes or improving existing ones for clients.

**Job Responsibilities:**

+ Analyze organic and inorganic compounds to determine chemical and physical properties, composition, structure, relationships, and reactions.

+ Improve and customize products, equipment, formulas, processes, and analytical methods.

+ Compile and analyze test information to determine process or equipment operating efficiency and to diagnose malfunctions.

+ Write technical papers and reports and prepare standards and specifications for processes, facilities, products, or tests.

+ Prepare test solutions, compounds, and reagents for laboratory personnel to conduct tests.

+ Confer with scientists and engineers to conduct analyses of research projects and assist in the interpretation of test results.

+ This position requires prolonged standing and uncapping and capping bottles.


+ Candidate must also be able to lift at least 20 pounds.

+ Understanding of good laboratory practices, ICP (inductively coupled plasma), FTIR (infrared), viscosity, HPLC (high performance/pressure liquid chromatography) and IC (ion chromatography).

+ Must possess strong computer skills.

+ Verbal and written communication skills, attention to detail, and problem-solving skills.

+ Basic ability to work independently and manage ones time.

+ Basic knowledge of the chemical composition, structure, and properties of substances and of the chemical processes and transformations that they undergo.

+ Basic ability to analyze data and accurately document and record results.


+ Bachelor s degree in chemistry or a related discipline required.

+ Advanced degree preferred.

+ 2-4 years experience required.

**You should know:** Your safety matters! Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement for this job in compliance with current client and governmental policies. A Kelly recruiter will confirm and share more details with you during the interview process.

**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: 2022-01-05 Expires: 2022-02-10

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