1+ months

Pilot Plant Technician/Operator

Kelly Services
Midland, MI 48670
R&D Pilot Operator


Long term contract with no end date

Pay - $25+/hr depending on education/experience.


+ Conduct R&D Pilot Operator lab work for the Paper & Board, Performance, & Flooring Latex business segments of the Emulsion Polymers business.

+ Operate pilot equipment designed to simulate actual paper mill coating and finishing processes.

+ Generate reliable and high quality data used for decision making by TS&D engineers and customers.

+ Develops in-depth technical knowledge relevant to pilot coating and finishing capability & latex binders business.

+ Utilize good laboratory practices to generate reliable and quality data; Document scientific findings; Interpret and analyze results.

+ Maintain and calibrate lab equipment; Work safely with hazardous and non-hazardous materials.

+ Conduct safety, housekeeping and environmental compliance tasks in support of the department and building EH&S programs.


- High school diploma or GED. AS/BS degreed candidates welcome to apply!


+ Strong commitment to safety and environmental compliance.

+ Apply scientific best practices to delivery timely and quality R&D results.

+ Ability to acquire new skills quickly, work on urgent and multiple tasks.

+ Good communication and interpersonal skills and be self motivated.

+ Highly productive, self-sufficient, great problem solver, and superior time management skills.

+ Ability to work with diverse team and changing work environment.

+ Advanced office skills including Microsoft applications.

+ Ability to lift 50 lbs and ability to utilize stairs due to multi-level layout of the machine.

**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.
Kelly complies with the requirements of Californias state and local Fair Chance laws. A conviction does not automatically bar individuals from employment.
Posted: 2022-08-31 Expires: 2022-10-31

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