18 days old

Laboratory Technician

Kelly Services
Carol Stream, IL 60188
**Looking to gain experience in a Chemical Testing Laboratory? Well here's your chance! Kelly Science has an exciting opportunity for someone who is looking to gain experience, this position is slated to be temporary but for the right fit, could go long term! If you have a desire to learn and gain hands on experience, this is the position for you.**

**_This postion does require experience in a Chemical/ Industrial Lab setting_**

We are seeking a reliable laboratory technician in Carol Stream, IL. Mon- Fri 7:30am-4:30pm

Pay: $19-$22/hr

Primary Responsibilities:

+ Test new formulas and products made as mold release agents. Key activities include working with the chemist on performing various test procedures and compiling test results.

+ Actively supports and participates in the site Laboratory Safety and Chemical Hygiene Program.

+ Manages multiple tasks independently or on a team.

+ Perform other duties as assigned.

Core Skills/Education/Experience Requirements:

+ Scientific degree in Chemistry from an accredited college or minimum of five years professional experience as a Research and Development or Formulation Technician in a manufacturing environment, OR a combination of education / work experience one year for one year for a minimum of ten years.

+ Experience working in a chemical test laboratory.

+ Experience in silicone chemistry is a plus.

+ Experience with analytical methods.

+ Able to be a self-starter, and work independently. Acts with a sense of urgency.

+ Able to adapt effectively to changes in the work environment; able to deal with frequent change, delays, or unexpected events.

+ Able to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of variables in situations where limited standardization exists.

+ Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.

+ Strong understanding of chemicals and related hazards.

+ Proficient in the use of MS Word and Excel,

Act in accordance with all company policies and procedures.

Perform other duties as assigned.


Two-year scientific degree or higher

Proficient within Windows based environment. Experienced in Microsoft Office Suite software (Excel, Word, Power Point, Outlook)


Strong listening and communication skills.

Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.

Proficient time management and prioritization skills. Organized in managing tasks and responsibilities.

Be responsible for workspace and any assigned equipment / tools.

Performs other duties as assigned.


+ Chemical formulation and testing lab

Must be capable of working in a laboratory environment.

Must be capable of working in an environment which may require exposure to heat, cold, machinery and controlled chemicals.

Responsible for workspace and any assigned company property, equipment or materials.

**Interested? Apply now!**

**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/non-traditional 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 and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2020-09-04 Expires: 2020-10-22

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