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Chemist II

Kelly Services
Worcester, MA 01613
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Kelly Services is seeking a Chemist II for our well-known client in the **Pharmaceutica** l **industry** in **Worcester** **MA** **. This is a 1 year contract to hire role**

**Title: Chemist II**

**Location: Worcester** **MA**

**Duration: 1 year**

**Job Description**

The position of Chemist II is to support commercial and late-stage manufacturing of therapeutic proteins and antibody-drug conjugates (ADCs) utilizing both laboratory and manufacturing scale competencies. The responsibilities are as follows:

Execute lab experiments for process development of protein purification and/or ADC unit operations (e.g. column chromatography, depth and membrane filtrations, including sample handling, solution preparation, etc.)

Execute, analyze and optimize conjugation chemistry reactions

Execute sample analysis (e.g. pH, conductivity measurement, UV spectrum, HPLC, ELISA, etc.)

Assist in process optimization / continuous improvement activities

Interpret data accurately and independently, with supervisor input

Document work appropriately in electronic notebook

Write clear, concise and accurate reports, technical memos and presentations

Execute data review for technical reports

Maintain and troubleshoot lab equipment and identify and implement lab optimization projects

Assist in process qualification activities: request/obtain/aliquot samples from manufacturing suites; request/submit samples to/from analytical groups and obtain analytical results

Execute CPV-compliant trending program for commercial project(s): gather data from the manufacturing suites, enter/verify data in data trending systems

Required Skills

Hands-on chemical lab experience such as: buffer preparation, aliquoting, dilutions, pH and conductivity measurements

Experience with summarizing data including basic data analysis using Microsoft Excel

Excellent interpersonal and written and verbal communication skills

Competent with Microsoft Office programs

**Preferred Skills**

Chromatography workstation experience (programming and running), esp. w/ AKTA / Avant

Theoretical understanding of protein separation methods

Practical knowledge of protein purification unit operations (chromatography, filtration and UF/DF)

Educational Requirements

Bachelors Degree in scientific or engineering discipline (preferably Chemistry/Chemical Engineering, Biosciences/Bioengineering) with 0-2 years of relevant experience.

**Why Kelly?**

As a Kelly employee, youll have access to premier perks, including:

+ Kelly-sponsored Affordable Care Act health care coverage available to eligible employees

+ Group insurance options

+ Service bonus plan

+ Holiday pay plan

+ Weekly electronic pay options

+ Online training campus that provides more than 3,000 free courses to help improve and develop skills

+ Outstanding online employee community Corporate discounts

+ Transportation Spending Accounts

+ Offered and coordinated by Leslie & Associates. These plans are not sponsored by Kelly Services.

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

As a worker today, its up to you to take charge of your career and look for opportunities to learn, grow, and achieve your potential. Helping you find whats next is what were all about. We know whats going on in the evolving world of workjust ask the nearly 500,000 people we employ each year. Connecting with us means getting the support, guidance, and opportunities needed to take your career where you may have never imagined.

**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.


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Posted: 2020-04-15 Expires: 2020-06-15

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