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Laboratory Technician

Kelly Services
Memphis, TN 38111
**_Laboratory Technician Memphis, TN_**

Kelly Scientific Resources is currently recruiting candidates for a **_Laboratory Technician_** position for one of our customers in Memphis, TN. The overall responsibility of this position is to perform laboratory tests to determine chemical and physical characteristics or composition of solid, liquid, or gaseous materials for such purposes as quality controls, or yeast product development.

**Job Responsibilities and Duties:**

+ Set up, adjust and operate laboratory equipment and instruments such as microscopes, centrifuge, agitators, scales, Activigraph, nitrogen analyzer, spectrophotometer, and other lab equipment.

+ Prepare chemical solutions according to standard formulas.

+ Test materials used as ingredients in yeast products for such qualities as purity, stability, viscosity, density, absorption, brix, and melting or flash point.

+ Test solutions used in processes for chemical concentration, specific gravity, pH, brix or other characteristics.

+ Test materials for presence and content of elements or substances such as hydrocarbons, manganese, sulfur, ash, dust, or impurities.

+ Test samples of manufactured yeast products to verify conformity to specifications.

+ Responsible for HACCP verification activities.

+ Record test results on standardized forms and writes test reports describing procedures used

+ Prepare graphs and charts.

+ Clean and sterilize laboratory equipment. Calibrate laboratory instruments.

+ Comply with Good Manufacturing Practices

+ Other duties as assigned **Requirements:**

+ Bachelor's degree (B.S.) in Chemistry or Biology OR an Associate's degree (A.A.) in Chemistry or Biology from two year college or technical school with two years of experience and/or training.

+ Experience in food processing, pharmaceuticals, and/or fermentation.

+ Ability to operate basic laboratory equipment or tools.

+ Familiarity with basic scientific terminology.

+ Must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.

This is a temp to hire position with a rotating work schedule. If you meet the above qualifications, please submit your resume for immediate consideration.

**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. 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: 2021-01-27 Expires: 2021-03-04

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