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Polymer Lab Technician / Charlotte, NC

Kelly Services
Charlotte, NC 28230
**Polymer Lab Technician / Charlotte, NC**

Kelly Services is currently seeking a Polymer Lab Technician for one of our top clients in Charlotte, NC

**Pay:** $20.00/hr

**Hours:** 1st or 2nd shift

**Duration:** 12 months

As a Polymer Lab Technician placed with Kelly Services you will be responsible for support the Polymer Laboratory.


This position will have primary responsibility of supporting the Polymer Laboratory.

+ Executing all facets of development and applications testing including:

+ Operation of laboratory scale solvent and water phase polymerization reactors

+ Preparation of chemical solutions and reaction preparations

+ Screening application requests and communicating with requestors to clarify needs.

+ Timely entering, updating and closing projects in a database.

+ Generating consistent, reliable data and interpreting it.

+ Communicating interim and final results in appropriate detail via written reports, emails, phone calls.

+ Preparing project materials for shipment to colleagues and customers.

+ Maintaining an archive of project materials.

+ Maintaining and operating testing equipment & instruments.

+ Measuring physical properties of specimens using viscometers, particle size analyzers, rheometers and other instruments.

+ Generating ideas that improve the safety, efficiency and/or the overall effectiveness of the laboratory and its team.

+ Authoring and/or updating procedures.

+ Maintaining neat and organized lab common spaces including project files.


+ A Bachelors or Associates degree in science (preferably Chemistry) or 5+ years relevant experience is required. The company recognizes Institutions of Higher Education which are accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent.

+ Must be capable of working in a structured environment where activities are governed by written procedures.

+ Must have a strong sense of work ethic and self-motivation. Must operate with a high sense of urgency.

+ Must be able to work comfortably in a team environment and also effectively on an individual basis.

+ Must have basic computer skills and be comfortable with email, MS Word, MS Excel and MS PowerPoint. Controls hardware and software experience is a plus.

+ Experience with polymer processing and testing equipment is desirable.

+ Must have the highest standards of integrity, accuracy and attention to detail.

+ Must be highly organized, flexible and capable of adapting to priority changes on a daily basis.

+ Must possess good oral and written communication skills.

+ Good mechanical aptitude is desirable.

+ Qualified individual will be capable of full shifts of light physical activity, full days of desk work and combinations of both.

Important information: This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. Applicants must be legally permitted to work in the United States. Email for questions about the position but please apply online to be considered for the position.

Why Kelly?

+ As a Kelly Services employee, you will have access to numerous perks, including:

+ Exposure to a variety of career opportunities as a result of our expansive network of client companies

+ Career guides, information and tools to help you successfully position yourself throughout every stage of your career

+ Access to more than 3,000 online training courses through our Kelly Learning Center

+ Weekly pay and service bonus plans

+ Group-rate insurance options available immediately upon hire*

Apply Today!

*Available for purchase and administered by a designated third-party vendor

**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** **** **?**

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. (
Posted: 2022-08-01 Expires: 2022-09-01

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Polymer Lab Technician / Charlotte, NC

Kelly Services
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