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Extraction Chemist

Kelly Services
Portland, OR 97240
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**Extraction Chemist - Portland, OR**

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Shift: M-F 8a-5p

Pay Rate: $17-$18/hr


+ Performs sample extractions as per documented methods and Standard Operating Procedures SOPs .

+ This includes but is not limited to: a. Performs routine extraction, chemical isolation and sample clean-up using various techniques, including blending, shaking, Soxhlet extraction, digestion, SPE, distillation/condensation, liquid-liquid partitioning, and chemical derivatization.

+ Independently documents and prepares extraction reagents according to current SOPs.

+ Operates laboratory apparatus and equipment including blenders, nitrogen- and roto evaporators, and centrifuges.

+ Assists Extraction Chemist 2 with maintenance of general laboratory instruments and equipment including pH meter calibration , centrifuges, balances, vacuum pumps, water baths, freezers, pipettes, etc.

+ Notifies supervisor of any equipment issues that require repair.

+ Informs supervisor of any deviations or changes to established procedures.

+ Uses appropriate documentation for changes.

+ Completes extraction related quality control QC checks and entries in forms as required by protocols and SOPs.

+ Maintains a clean and uncluttered working environment.

+ Remains informed of hazards associated with chemicals, equipment, and their use in a laboratory setting.

+ Works in a safe manner, using appropriate safeguards and personal protective equipment, to prevent injury to self and co-workers.

+ Reports all accidents or unsafe working conditions to the safety committee or management.


+ Bachelor s degree B.S. in Chemistry or related science from a four-year college or university; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

+ Ability to handle multiple priorities and deadlines

+ Analytical and problem-solving skills

+ Good cultural awareness and communication with people who have diverse backgrounds

+ Experienced user of MS Office and Adobe Acrobat


**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: 2022-08-29 Expires: 2022-10-29

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