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Petroleum Chemist East Houston, TX

Kelly Services
La Porte, TX 77572
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Kelly Science and Clinical is currently recruiting candidates for a Chemist position at a petroleum testing lab in east Houston. The overall responsibility of the position is to develop and optimize new test methods and validate and calibrate new test equipment so that new services can be provided to clients and sample analyses can be carried out more efficiently.


+ Preparation, testing, and validation of new methods

+ Evaluation and reporting of test results

+ Analyzing and reporting deviations, stating possible reasons and solutions

+ Contributing to the selection process for the purchase of new equipment

+ Ensuring and monitoring calibration, maintenance, validation, and troubleshooting of equipment and instruments


+ Bachelors or Masters degree in a scientific field, preferably in Chemistry

+ 3 -5 years of experience in a petrochemical or petroleum testing lab

+ Experience performing various analyses on petroleum products including sulfur, density, ICP, distillations, Karl Fischer, flashpoint, viscosity, FT-IR, and pour point

+ Ability to work with minimal supervision in a fast paced environment

+ Ability to work independently and as part of a team

+ Self-motivated, adaptable, high ownership of assigned tasks, and results oriented

+ Strong computer and organizational skills

+ Excellent communication (oral and written) and attention to detail

This is a temp to hire position with a Monday through Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm work schedule, and day Saturday rotation. Pay rate for the position is commensurate upon level of education and applicable experience. 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 (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. (


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Posted: 2021-03-19 Expires: 2021-05-20

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La Porte, TX 77572

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