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Pilot Plant Specialist (Direct Hire!) West Houston, TX

Kelly Services
Houston, TX 77007
Kelly Science & Clinical is currently seeking a Pilot Plant Specialist for a Direct Hire opportunity at a chemical company located in west Houston. The overall responsibility of the position is to operate an automated microreactor bench scale and a pilot plant scale test system to produce high quality testing data and samples in furtherance of the companys R&D technology.


+ Maintaining and calibrating process equipment (pumps, meters, valves, etc.) to maintain data quality

+ Working with on-line analyzers including Gas Chromatographs

+ Collecting, organizing, interpreting, and comparing data against expected performance

+ Analysis of testing data and responding with appropriate actions

+ Coordinating offline sample collection and submission to analytical lab

+ Reviewing program assignments and generate plant instructions (SOP)

+ Compliance with site safety policies and procedures


+ AS/BS in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, or another related field

+ Minimum of 5 years of experience with Pilot Plant operations

+ Experience with multiple types of chemical process unit operations is preferred (fixed bed reactor, batch reactors, separations, extraction, mixing tanks, etc.)

+ Highly skilled in the area of process control and data acquisition systems and the associated sensing systems, such as flow, temperature, and pressure control

+ Practical knowledge of on-line analytical systems such as Gas Chromatographs

+ Strong mechanical aptitude with troubleshooting capabilities

+ Ability to read and understand process engineering PFDs and PIDs

+ Must be mathematically inclined to perform calculations and analyze data as related to R&D chemical technology development

+ Must be proficient in Microsoft Suite including Outlook, PowerPoint, Excel, Visio, and Word

+ Must have the ability to work a variable shift

+ Preference will be given to candidates with CAD experience, 30/40 hours OSHA certification, or HAZOP experience

This is a Direct Hire opportunity to work on a variety of technically engaging problems, enhance your skillset as a chemical/process engineering professional, work side by side with industry experts, and develop proprietary state-of-the-art technologies. If you meet the above qualifications, please submit your resume for immediate consideration.

**You should know:** Your safety matters! Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement for this job in compliance with current client and governmental policies. A Kelly recruiter will confirm and share more details with you during the interview process.

**Why Kelly** **** **Science & Clinical?**

Kelly Science & Clinical is your connection to premier scientific and clinical companies looking to hire industry experts just like you. Our team creates expert talent solutions to solve the worlds most critical challenges. Every day, we match science professionals with dream jobs that fit their skills, interests, and career goalsits the way we think job searching should be. Nearly 100 percent of our science recruiters have a professional background and education in science, so we know a thing or two about the science market and how to get your expertise 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 Services is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We welcome, value, and embrace diversity at all levels and are committed to building a team that is inclusive of a variety of backgrounds, communities, perspectives, and abilities. At Kelly, we believe that the more inclusive we are, the better services we can provide. Requests for accommodation related to our application process can be directed to Kellys Human Resource Knowledge Center.
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Posted: 2022-09-23 Expires: 2022-10-24

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