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Polymer Chemistry Lab Tech - $25 - $35/hr based on applicable experience

Kelly Services
King of Prussia, PA 19406
Kelly Scientific is searching for a **Polymer Chemistry Lab Tech - Plastic Resins** to join the team at a leading Chemical company located in King of Prussia, PA.


**Pay for this role will be $25 - $35/hr depending on degree and experience. This role is a long-term contract position.**


This position located is responsible for supporting the growth of the acrylic resin business through application development and testing on existing and new products. A significant component of this role is the preparation and evaluation of polymeric materials.


**Primary Responsibilities**


Synthesis: Synthesize new polymer modifiers or matrices via emulsion, suspension, or bulk polymerization. Isolate emulsion polymers via freeze drying, coagulation, spray-drying, etc.


Testing: Prepare test specimens and perform mechanical tests including weathering, notched izod, Dynatup dart impact, melt flow rate etc. Perform measurements including optics, haze, gloss, insoluble content, moisture haze, chemical resistance, and heat build to support capstock for building and construction applications.


Processing: Extrude, injection mold, compression mold, etc. polymer formulations.


Data: Collect and work up data and present to scientists in a coherent, useful manner.


**Qualifications**


AS or BS in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, or related discipline


Demonstrated interpersonal and communication skills


Strong computer, analytical, and organizational skills


**_This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. DO NOT contact your local branch about this role. To be considered for this position, you must submit your resume via this posting._**


**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: 2022-07-25 Expires: 2022-09-12

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Polymer Chemistry Lab Tech - $25 - $35/hr based on applicable experience

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