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Laboratory Technician - Analytical Chemistry/Food Science

Kelly Services
Vancouver, WA 98661
Kelly Scientific is looking for a motivated individual to join one of our partners for an exciting **lab technician** role with a major household item manufacturing company. This role would be ideal for candidates with background in either **chemistry** or **food science** .

New graduates are welcome to apply!


+ Assure that samples designated for physical analyses are run and reported in a timely, accurate manner.

+ Work with the lab supervisor to determine priority of samples.

+ Become familiar with and use Good Laboratory Practices, including laboratory safety procedures, handling of hazardous materials, and review of MSDS sheets pertaining to the work area.

+ Perform general routine laboratory duties, including but not limited to: Moisture analysis, pH analysis, Disintegrations of capsules and tablets, Water activity, Piece-weight analysis, Organoleptic analysis, Identity, Appearance, Brix, Prepare samples for HPLC analysis using liquid nitrogen, Allergen testing by ELISA, Calibration of laboratory equipment, Washing laboratory dishes

+ Receive all chemicals, including hazardous and flammable materials, into the lab; log them into Chemical Tracker and put the chemicals into their designated locations.

+ Log samples into LIMS and distribute samples to the laboratory

+ Send samples to approved outside testing laboratories

+ Report results into LIMS

+ Responsible for the necessary record retention and document scanning.

+ Distribute, maintain, and order supplies.

+ Check temperature chart records and desiccators daily.

+ Maintain sample retain area.

+ May assist in the preparation of charts and graphs.

+ Work closely with other physical lab technicians to coordinate daily tasks.

+ Performs other related duties as required.


+ AS or BS in scientific discipline

+ Prefer chemistry background and/or food science

+ Prefer analytical chemistry or QC lab experience


+ Location: Vancouver, WA

+ Type: Temp-to-Hire

+ Schedule: M-F

+ Shifts:7:30am - 4pm

+ Pay: $20/hour

**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. (
Posted: 2022-05-09 Expires: 2022-06-09

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