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Chemist - NIH - Rockville, MD

Kelly Services
Rockville, MD 20851
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Kelly Government Solutions is a strategic supplier and business partner to the federal government and its key suppliers. Through our partnership with the National Institutes of Health, Kelly Government Solutions offers administrative, IT, engineering, scientific, and healthcare professionals the opportunity to work with the leading medical research center in the world. We are seeking an individual to work as a **Chemist at National Institutes of Health in Rockville, MD.**


This is a long-term contract position which offers:

This Is a Long-term Contract Position Which Offers

Competitive compensation and comprehensive benefit package

Optional health, vision, and dental plans

Vacation leave as well as 11 paid federal holidays and 401K plan.

Access to NIHs unparalleled resources and niche scientific initiatives


**TASKS/SERVICES.** The contractor shall:


+ Provides laboratory experience needed to assist in performing various chemical experiments and procedures. Perform both routine and specialized laboratory procedures.

+ Utilizes and operates various complex laboratory machines and equipment. Perform instrument quality control to ensure proper function

+ Documents and analyzes results, produces detailed summaries and reports. Gather, analyze and interpret data; prepare summaries and reports

+ Analyzes organic and inorganic compounds to determine chemical and physical properties, composition, structure, relationships between compounds, and reactions. Perform chemical synthesis and optimization of small molecule probes for use in biological research

+ Adds heat, light, energy or a catalyst to show changes in composition. Purify compounds by preparative chromatography from chemists

+ Provides laboratory experience needed to perform various complex chemical experiments and procedures. Perform chemical and biochemical reactions and appropriate analytical analyses

+ Prepares test solutions, compounds, and reagents and maintains necessary laboratory supplies. Inventory all chemicals; maintain and provide updates on all shipping and receiving requests

+ Schedules, tracks and reports analyses of experiments and procedures.

+ Perform analytical validation and testing of compositions and report results

+ Independently design, synthesize and optimize chemical probes for potency and solubility

+ Trains staff on new experiments and practices, operations and maintenance of instruments and equipment, safety practices, etc.

+ Designs, optimizes, and troubleshoots chemical experiments and procedures.

+ Manages overall maintenance of laboratory.

+ Monitor and report on all safety issues

+ Provides scientific expertise needed in order to function as the senior chemist of a large laboratory.

+ Maintains, operates and calibrates numerous machines for use in various experiments and procedures.

+ Maintain, operate, and calibrate the HPLC- Mass Spectrometer HPLC-MS, and three other HPLC systems 2 electrochemical, and 1 UV detectors

+ Assesses methods and procedures for use in experiments and makes modifications and improvements to resolve problems and meet specific needs.

+ Troubleshoot complex procedural- and equipment-related problems and provide innovative solutions when necessary

+ Maintains accurate, detailed records of experiments, and evaluates and interprets results for validity and scientific meaning.

+ Works with staff to prepare laboratory findings for publication and presentation at meetings.

+ Produce research reports and communicate results


**REQUIREMNTS** . The contractor must have:

A Master's degree plus 3 years of specialized experience is equivalent to a Ph.D.

A Ph.D. in Chemistry or related discipline is required

1.Familiar with theory and practice of separation techniques such as HPLC

2.Strong oral and written communication skills


**PLEASE APPLY ONLINE**

When you apply, please know a Kelly Government Solutions Recruiter will review your resume and will contact you directly, if your skills and experience match the requirements of this position; a full job description can be made available at that time.


Due to the high volume of inquiries, we regret that we cannot accept phone calls. Even if you arent contacted for this position, you are still part of our talent network. All Kelly recruiters have access to your profile, which expands your opportunities even further.


As a specialty talent company, Kelly is committed to doing the right thing for our talent and clients. We stand up for equity, inclusion, fair treatment, and opportunity for all as these build the foundation of our Talent Promise. With a focus on safety, value, well-being, investment, and opportunity, Kellys Talent Promise confirms our commitment to those in search of a better way to work and live and to help discover whats next.


It is obvious things are different than they were just a few months ago. Kelly is at the forefront of ensuring the safety of our employees in this new working environment. Be well and stay strong.


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


Looking to connect with premier government agencies or the top 25 federal government contractors? Kelly Government offers a variety of full-time, project (SOW), seasonal, and surge support opportunities in science, engineering, technical, professional, and administrative support roles. Our experts will find you the opportunity that fits your schedule and interests and handle the details of transferring and processing all levels of security clearances. Its just another way we make the job search work for you.


**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. (https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm)

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Posted: 2021-09-13 Expires: 2021-10-14

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