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R&D Chemist III

Kelly Services
Oklahoma City, OK 73165
**Job Title: R&D Chemist III**

**Location: Oklahoma City, OK**

**Work Type: Direct-Hire, Full-Time, On-Site, M-F 1st Shift**

**_Flexible hours such as early, late and weekend shift may be required._**

**Travel: No travel is required for this position, but travel may be requested for attendance to corporate trade shows or training facilities.**

**Salary: 80-100K; comprehensive benefits**


The position requires the performance of a variety of tasks including development and validation of analytical assays for pharmaceutical ingredients, stability studies, clinical/non-clinical biological samples and full compendial testing as well as managing projects. Demonstrated extensive knowledge of commonly used concepts, practices, procedures, and instrumentation used in a chemistry laboratory. Provides a high level scientific analytical support, research and service to projects and clients. Performs a variety of complicated tasks as well as assisting in training of less experienced personnel. Works mostly independently and reports to the lab supervisor. Participates in meetings with scientific and business development personnel to discuss technical and operational issues including routine sample and project testing/results, SOPs and client relations. Ability to use a personal computer required, including familiarity with word processing, spreadsheet, email and database applications. Relies on professional experience and judgment to evaluate, select and adapt professional methods and techniques. Must demonstrate ability to effectively prioritize and plan multiple work activities with varying deadlines and complexities.

**Essential Functions:**

1. Development and validation of analytical methods

2. Manage research projects and coordinate project related works between different departments

3. Authors and implements work plans and proposals for the scope of work in projects

4. Reviews and approves project related data, documents and deliverables.

5. Communication with client regarding the project/sample test status

6. Participates in meetings with scientific and business development personnel to discuss technical and operational issues including routine sample and project testing/results, SOPs and client relations



1. Communication Proficiency

2. Organizational Skills

3. Problem Solving/Analysis

4. Collaboration Skills

**Supervisory Responsibility:**

This position has no direct supervisory responsibilities, but does provide a leadership role in the department

**Work Environment:**

This job operates in a laboratory environment. Attendance at the office is required.

While performing the duties of the job the employee is frequently exposed to toxic or hazardous chemicals. The employee will be required to wear all appropriate safety equipment including but not limited to eye protection, gloves, and lab coat. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines.

**Physical Demands**

This position often requires standing for prolong periods of time; dexterity in fingers and hands to perform complex and precise manipulations; ability to walk and stood; ability to lift and move up to 50 lbs; see in the normal visual range including the ability to distinguish colors and shades and hear in the normal audio range with or without correction.

**Required Education and Experience:**

1. An AS degree in chemistry or related science with 4+ years industrial experience OR

2. A BS degree in chemistry or related science with 3+ years industrial experience OR

3. PhD degree in chemistry or related science with 1+ years industrial experience

**_Preferred Education and Experience_**

1. Bachelors degree in chemistry with 3+ years industrial experience in the Pharmaceutical Industry

**_For immediate consideration apply today!_**

**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: 2022-09-23 Expires: 2022-10-24

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