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Laboratory Technician

Kelly Services
Midland, MI 48640

**Must be local to Midland/** **Saginaw or Surrounding Area**

Kelly Services is seeking a QA Coordinator/Lab Technician for our client, a global chemical company, in Midland, MI. This position is indefinite

**Work Schedule:**

Standard Day Shift Hours - Monday thru Friday

**Job Description:**

This role will divide its time between quality coordination and quality testing technician. Candidate will be part of the team providing testing service, data reporting, and share in lab maintenance activities.

For this specific position, we are looking for candidates with an interest in working in a lab setting, which will include sample preparation (primarily cutting on band saws & meat slicer), conducting physical property tests, and recording results. The successful candidate will spend part of their time conducting physical property testing on building materials (insulating foams, house-wraps, sealants, etc.) and part of their time as quality coordinator. The remaining part involves safety, assorted administrative items, equipment responsibilities, and miscellaneous help with special lab oriented projects.


1. As the quality coordinator - manage, update, and schedule the following items:

1. Lab quality manual to ensure compliance to ISO 17025 accreditation

2. Operating procedures, key point cards, and work instructions

3. Training database

4. Documents on the file shares

5. Lab webpage

6. Equipment files

7. Records retention

8. ASTM test methods

9. Yearly - internal audits and every other year external audits

10. Quality incidents

11. Yearly customer feedback

2. As a testing technician - share in the following lab responsibilities:

1. Lab housekeeping, facility organization, and equipment maintenance activities as directed by the Systems Development Lab (SDL) Team Leader.

2. Function as an integrated team member in scheduling equipment time and share resources.

3. Perform routine or standard assignments from detailed procedures within an agreed to timeline. Able to coordinate and complete large testing programs involving standard tests and/or established procedures for key research programs.

4. Collect and compile data from tests. Able to check data and flag noteworthy patterns or observations to researcher.

5. Generate data reports using Microsoft Word and Excel.

6. Contribute to the continuous improvement of the SDLs Quality Management System.

1. Perform simple equipment checks and/or calibrations prior to running tests.

2. Must be able to meet the testing reproducibility expected in a NVLAP accredited lab facility.

3. Notify the Quality Assurance Coordinator of necessary corrective or preventative actions.

4. Participate as a team member on lab improvement projects.

5. Perform simple trouble shooting on lab equipment.

3. Develop standard operating procedures, construct simple calculation templates in Excel and identify equipment gaps for standardized test methods that are new to the lab.

4. Train less experienced employees on established testing and equipment usage procedures.


Prefer BS, Chemistry, Biology or repeated field

Consider HS with minimum of two years lab experience

Academic or professional lab experience is required

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

With Kelly, youll have access to some of the worlds highest regarded scientific organizationsproviding 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 90 of the Fortune 100 companies and found opportunities for more than 10,000 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.

**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. at
Posted: 2019-11-08 Expires: 2019-12-09

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