25 days old

Quality Control Bulk/Chemist

Kelly Services
Denver, CO 80238
Quality Control Bulk Tech/Chemist

3 rd Shift


6:00 AM-6:00 PM

Pay Rate

Payrate: $19.50/hr. + $2.00 = $21.50 for Temp-to-perm (preferred) ($21 - $23 + 16% shift differential for direct hire)

The Quality Control Bulk Technician is primarily responsible for ensuring manufactured bulk product complies with defined standards and specifications. They are responsible for identity and specification conformance testing, accurate documentation, and timely release of approved material. This role provides quality support and direction to the bulk compounding team. They are expected to maintain and improve existing work process and standard operating procedures and develop work processes to improve our quality systems.

**Essential Duties and Responsibilities:**

+ Perform routine analysis and testing on compounded bulk product including but not limited to organoleptic testing appearance, texture, fragrance , pH, viscosity, and specific gravity.

+ Prepare microbial samples of bulk and submit and track results of samples.

+ Prepare, ship, and track customer approval samples.

+ Prepare Certificate of Analysis CoA for each batch made and submit to customer for approval.

+ Release bulk product based on compliance to specifications, acceptable microbial results and customer batch approval.

+ Maintain results log for microbial, cannabidiol, and any other bulk testing results required.

+ Communicate directly with customers about status of batch approvals and resolve customer questions/complaints.

+ Perform systematic release in the inventory management system and apply physical release documentation to bulk containers

+ Coordinate with warehouse on shipment of bulk to customers and production facilities. 10. Maintain the Rework and Adjustment Log as well as maintaining rework and adjustment documentation.

+ Maintain organization and filing of batch records and bulk testing worksheets.

+ Review batch records to ensure Good Documentation Practices are followed. 12. Maintain Bulk standard samples.

+ Maintain retain storage room following established archive process.

+ Communicate with Research and Development chemists on acceptability of batches, batches requiring rework or adjustments, and specification development.

+ Maintain product specifications and bulk testing worksheets.

+ Support the review, approval, and release of incoming raw materials or recertification of existing raw material inventory by reviewing CoA test results and perform testing where necessary.

+ Assist in training quality and manufacturing staff on GMPs, GDPs, and bulk product testing.

+ Cross-functionally support QC Finished Goods Inspection processes as necessary. Support Water System testing as necessary responsibilities that are required for this job.

**Knowledge & Skills:**

**Ideal Candidate Qualifications:**

+ Knowledge of cGMPs and cosmetic / personal care product manufacturing

+ Experience performing analytical tests including pH, viscosity, and specific gravity

+ Skill and ability to determine minor differences in color, texture, and fragrance

+ Experience operating FTIR equipment for analytical analysis of products and ingredients

+ Must have a high attention to detail and very good organization skills

+ Demonstrates ability to communicate collaboratively and professionally cross functionally (between Quality, Research & Development, and Manufacturing)

+ Able to work independently at high level of accuracy and adhere to internal and external timelines

+ Basic computer skills with Microsoft Excel, Word, and Outlook

+ Exceptional verbal and written communication skills including knowledge of Good Documentation Practices

+ Ability to read and write in English

+ Proficient in math (adding, subtracting, multiplying, dividing, converting between units of measure).


+ Associates or bachelors degree in Physical or Natural sciences is strongly preferred.

+ Previous experience reviewing, analyzing and testing products for compliance to standards and specifications.

+ Previous experience working in a cosmetic, personal care, or pharmaceutical analytical laboratory or as a compounding technician is very strongly preferred. Comparable experience within a food manufacturer may also be acceptable.

+ Knowledge of Chemistry or experience working in an Analytical Chemistry lab is desirable.

**Physical Demands**

+ Cannot be color blind.

+ Specific vision abilities required by this classification include close vision, depth perception, ability to adjust focus, and the ability to detect and discern minor differences in colors.

+ Must have the ability to reasonably compare odors against a standard.

+ Regularly required to sit, stand, stoop, kneel, bend.

+ Frequently use hands to keyboard or type or handle materials.

+ Regularly reach with hands and arms.

+ Regularly use hands to finger, feel, handle materials, and to keyboard.

+ Occasionally/Frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and, infrequently, up to 50 pounds.

+ Occasionally/Frequently required to climb or balance.

+ Sufficient clarity of speech and hearing abilities required by this classification include those which permit the employee to discern verbal instructions and communicate effectively.

+ Requires composure and ability to prioritize and handle many urgent tasks and requests simultaneously with a high level of competence and accuracy.

+ Maintain confidentiality.


**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: 2022-07-18 Expires: 2022-08-18

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