29 days old

Physical Testing Technician

Kelly Services
Midland, MI 48640
**Physical Testing Technician**

**Must be local to Midland, MI or surrounding area**

**Job Description:**

Long-Term contract role performing routine assignments in the physical property testing lab.

Provide project specific testing support as established in standardized testing methods and/or as outlined by a researcher and/or establish detailed test plans based standard and non-standard tests to meet the research objectives outlined by a researcher, execute the test plan and document results in a formal report.

Candidate will be part of the team providing testing service, data reporting, and share in lab maintenance activities.


With guidance from supervision, primary responsibility is to assist technical personnel in general laboratory operations and routine laboratory or information handling tasks in support of scientific research. Perform tasks according to accepted methods and training prescribed by the work group.


1. Share in 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. Establish detailed test plans utilizing the scientific method. Test plans may involve the use of standardized test methodologies and/or require developing a test methodology specific to the materials, systems and/or hypothesis being tested.

7. Generate formal research reports documenting experimental objectives, experiment procedure, test results and a discussion of the test results.

8. Contribute to the continuous improvement of the SDLs Quality Management System. Perform simple equipment checks and/or calibrations prior to running tests. Must be able to meet the testing reproducibility expected in a NVLAP accredited lab facility. Notify the Quality Assurance Coordinator of necessary corrective or preventative actions. Participate as a team member on lab improvement projects. Perform simple trouble shooting on lab equipment.

9. Construct small wall assembles for testing using typical construction tools, e.g. air nailer, drills, table/band saw, hand tools, etc.

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

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

12. Facilitate work within the lab by acting a recognized Subject Matter Expert for Specific Equipment and/or Area of Product/Systems Testing.


High School Diploma - Some college science coursework would be preferred

**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: 2020-01-04

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