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Kelly Services
Tustin, CA 92781
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**Job Title:** Chemist

**Position Type:** Temp-Hire

**Location:** Tustin, CA


The Chemistry Department Analyst conducts chemical testing on raw materials, in process materials and finished products, using defined skills and technical expertise and provides leadership in the department.


+ Performs regular chemical analysis in a timely fashion maintaining a high level of quality.

+ Develops, validates, and performs non-routine analysis, as required.

+ Gather and organize information on problems or procedures.

+ Successfully participates in Quality Control tests on proficiency samples, IRM s and any other check samples deemed appropriate by the Chemistry Department Manager.

+ Proactively contributes to technical, strategic and development discussions regarding equipment, methods, and science.

+ Provides technical guidance and training to others in the Chemistry Department.

+ Interview personnel and conduct on-site observation to ascertain unit functions, work performed, and methods, equipment, and personnel used.

+ Confirm with management team to ensure successful functioning of newly implemented systems or procedures.


+ Using appropriate methods performs chemical analysis that requires defined skills and technical expertise.

+ Proactively share knowledge and technical expertise with department personnel.

+ Effectively participate in proficiency testing as required by ANAB and other accrediting/certifying bodies.

+ Maintain analytical and quality records as required for accreditation/certification and general maintenance of quality.

+ Perform routine diagnosis, troubleshooting and maintenance of equipment.

+ Learns new techniques and technologies as appropriate.

+ Participates in special projects as assigned by the Department Manager/Supervisor.

+ Review reports and discuss with management and co-workers about format and purpose, and to identify problems and improvements.

+ Works effectively and in conjunction with other departments.

+ Maintains a clean and orderly environment.


+ BS degree in Science, preferably a MS degree in Chemistry.

+ Minimum three 3 years of experience in an analytical laboratory environment.

+ Strong relevant quantitative skills.

+ Broad familiarity with general literature in applicable discipline.

+ Excellent organizational skills.

+ Proven ability to perform and document new tests.

+ Strong trouble-shooting and problem-solving skills. Proven ability to operate various instruments in the Chemistry Department.

+ Excellent conceptual basis of Chemistry.

+ Manual dexterity Ability to distinguish colors.

+ Ability to stand for prolonged periods.


+ Analytical capability and performance Mathematics, learning strategies, active learning Communication skills Listening, speaking, reading and writing.

+ Judgment skills Critical thinking, complex problem solving, decision making, analyzing, and evaluating.

+ Team Player Assist and guide others, coordination and social perceptiveness

+ Basic computer skills.

**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. 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: 2021-01-01 Expires: 2021-02-01

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