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Laboratory Technician- Forest Grove, OR

Kelly Services
Forest Grove, OR 97116
Kelly Scientific is hiring for a Direct Hire Laboratory Technician for a chemical manufacturing company in Forest Grove, OR.


Responsibilities will include reviewing and updating the lab quality control processes, reviewing and analyzing the results of tests to improve quality level, working with internal and external customers and vendors to resolve problems. Will work as part of a team to bring on a new production line and will play a key role in maintaining that production line after the initial project is complete.

**Job Duties and Responsibilities**

+ Proficiency with laboratory software, utilization and maintenance of laboratory instrumentation (i.e. ICP/MS, Graphite Furnace, Anion and Cation)

+ Review laboratory testing methodology and recommend improvements.

+ Oversees the implementation and administration of quality programs within a lab environment; operates under general supervision, and receives direction on topics and issues.

+ Recommends programs to ensure quality products and services, such as laboratory or manufacturing operational procedures, working with functional groups to implement quality initiatives or changes, and ensuring overall efficiency.

+ Works with suppliers, customers or internal departments to review material or product specifications, resolve product or operational quality problems, and addresses questions and concerns.

+ Reviews a variety of reports to examine compliance, audit operations, results of documentation, ensure operational efficiency and quality, and demonstrate compliance with internal and external quality standards.

+ Reviews and updates new materials or formulas based on operational and customer problems and suggestions, plant environment, and works with appropriate personnel to approve and implement changes.

+ Ensures compliance with department/company policies and procedures and applicable laws, rules, and regulations.

+ Coordinates quality matters with other departments and locations, including senior management.

+ Research new laboratory instruments and coordinate the installation and incorporation into production.

+ Ability to respond quickly and prioritize activities to meet a changing production schedule.

+ Responsible for training laboratory technicians on laboratory equipment for analysis and on Quality Systems.

+ Work closely with and support other engineers within department to improve operations.

**Education, Experience and Certifications**

+ Associates degree in Chemistry or related science or equivalent.

+ Three (3+) plus years of experience working in a laboratory within a manufacturing industry.


Monday Friday 1st Shift 8:00am 4:30pm

Monday Friday 2nd Shift 4:00pm 12:30am (Shift diff. offered)

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

With Kelly, youll have access to some of the worlds highest-regarded scientific organizations
providing you with opportunities to work on todays most challenging, research-intensive, and relevant
projects. Our connections can lead you to innovative scientific pursuits youll be proud to help
advance. We work with 95 of the Fortune 100 companies, and found opportunities for more than 9,000
scientific professionals last year.

You pursued a career in science to fuel your quest for knowledge and your desire to make the world
a better place. Let Kelly fuel your careerconnect with us today.

**AboutKelly Services** ****

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 people around the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network of talent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit and connect
with us on Facebook , LinkedIn and Twitter .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females,
Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is
committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity
is The Law.
Posted: 2019-08-12 Expires: 2019-09-12

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