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Entry-Level Extraction Chemist and an Experienced Distillation Chemist

Kelly Services
Seattle, WA 98194
**Entry-Level Extraction Chemist and an Experienced Distillation Chemist**


**(Capitol Hill Region of Seattle)**


Kelly has an exciting client that is seeking Chemists to help bring one of its sustainable materials to market. A deep tech, mission-driven company, designing novel enzymes and bio-catalytic processes for sustainable food ingredients, chemicals & materials, they are passionate about their mission to design novel proteins and products that enhance lives and protect our planet.


**Details:**


+ 6-month Temp, possible Temp to Hire

+ Pay rate: $25-$30/hour

+ Monday- Friday 8am-5pm


**Entry-Level Extraction Chemist Responsibilities:**


+ Participate in running fermentation product recovery process at 100gr to 10kg scale

+ Setup and operate liter scale Rotovap (evaporator).

+ Prepare mass balance of weights and components in and out

+ Measure evaporation rate

+ Follows and embrace safe lab practices

+ Make sample dilutions for GC and LC analytical chemistry analysis

+ Prepare summary of results and QC data at different points in the process and communicate clearly with head of engineering and the downstream processing team

+ Communicate status with other project stakeholders


**Qualifications:**


+ BS in Chemistry or related fields, or multiple years of equivalent industry experience

+ Solid chemistry training with practical experience

+ Experience with solvent extraction at 100ml and 500ml scale

+ Previous experience with acrylate downstream processing a plus


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**Experienced Distillation Chemist Responsibilities:**


+ Participate in running fermentation product recovery process at 100gr to 10kg scale

+ Follows and embrace safe lab practices

+ Make sample dilutions for GC and LC analytical chemistry analysis

+ Prepare summary of results and QC data at different points in the process and communicate clearly with head of engineering and the downstream processing team

+ Communicate status with other project stakeholders


**Qualifications:**


+ BS in Chemistry or related fields, or multiple years of equivalent industry experience

+ Experience with vacuum distillation in 14/20 and-or 24/40 glassware, vacuum pump operation, vacuum measurement, fraction collections using a cow, solving vacuum leakage, temperature measurement

+ Experience with solvent extraction at 100ml and 500ml scale

+ Previous industrial experience with natural product recovery or fermentation product recovery preferred

+ Previous experience with acrylate downstream processing a plus


**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. (https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm)
Posted: 2022-05-06 Expires: 2022-06-06

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Entry-Level Extraction Chemist and an Experienced Distillation Chemist

Kelly Services
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