1+ months


Kelly Services
Petaluma, CA 94953
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**Chemist - Open to any levels - ( entry - mid - senior )**

Kelly Services has provided outstanding employment opportunities to the most talented individuals in the marketplace. Today, we are proud to offer a long-term contract opportunity for a Chemist with our client, a leader in the Pharmaceutical industry, located in Petaluma, CA.

Day shift until the end of the year

Possible temp to hire

Provides analytical support to formulations research, development, and manufacturing activities. Tests raw materials, in-process materials, and finished pharmaceutical products using physical, wet chemistry, and instrumental techniques. Documents laboratory work in compliance with regulations and drafts technical documents. Assists in laboratory troubleshooting.


+ Independently performs and documents laboratory work

+ Provides technical inputs and designs experimental laboratory plans

+ Prepares reports for laboratory test results

+ May supervise and train

+ Performs physical, wet chemical and instrumental analysis

+ Identifies problems and provides preliminary troubleshooting for analytical methods and equipment

+ Interprets data and compares data to established specifications or anticipated trends

+ Assists in experimental design and protocol development

+ Prepares reports for laboratory test results

+ Effectively communicates with supervisors on project status and problems encountered

+ Performs accurate calculations and documents work in compliance with GLP/cGMP and DPS procedures

+ Performs peer review of data for other staff members

+ May provide training, supervision and scheduling assistance for Technicians and other Chemists in skills they have mastered.

+ Works in accordance with established procedures and establishes new procedures


+ Analytical laboratory experience in pharmaceutical drug product development (oral or topical, etc). well versed with Analytical techniques such as HPLC, UV-Vis, FT-IR, LC-MS, etc.

+ Expert analytical laboratory skills including all relevant pharmaceutical analytical techniques such as chromatography, spectrophotometry, etc.

+ Demonstrated understanding of safety guidelines and observance of safe practices during performance of duties

+ Quality minded with ability to perform work with accuracy and in accordance with established procedures and regulations

+ Effectively communicates with Supervisor and team members

+ Analytical in work performance

+ Organized and able to perform duties in a timely manner

+ Must have sufficient manual dexterity to perform laboratory testing in a manner that provides precise and accurate results and works in a safe manner Vision must be suitable for performing detailed inspections

+ May be required to move items weighing up to 25 pounds

+ May be required to stand for long periods of time to perform laboratory work

+ Individual is required to wear and use appropriate protective equipment in laboratory areas

+ Must be able to work with standard laboratory chemicals under normal safety precautions

+ Must be able to work with computers and general laboratory instrumentation


+ Preferred: Masters degree in Chemistry or related scientific field with exposure to analytical laboratory environment.

+ **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

**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** **** **Science & Clinical?**

Kelly Science & Clinical is your connection to premier scientific and clinical companies looking to hire industry experts just like you. Our team creates expert talent solutions to solve the worlds most critical challenges. Every day, we match science professionals with dream jobs that fit their skills, interests, and career goalsits the way we think job searching should be. Nearly 100 percent of our science recruiters have a professional background and education in science, so we know a thing or two about the science market and how to get your expertise 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 Services is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We welcome, value, and embrace diversity at all levels and are committed to building a team that is inclusive of a variety of backgrounds, communities, perspectives, and abilities. At Kelly, we believe that the more inclusive we are, the better services we can provide. Requests for accommodation related to our application process can be directed to Kellys Human Resource Knowledge Center.
Kelly complies with the requirements of Californias state and local Fair Chance laws. A conviction does not automatically bar individuals from employment.

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Posted: 2022-08-24 Expires: 2022-10-24

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