1+ months

Catalyst Research & Development Lab Technician West Houston, TX

Kelly Services
Houston, TX 77007
Kelly Science & Clinical is currently seeking R&D Lab Technician candidates with experience with the synthesis and testing of catalysts for a chemical company located in West Houston. The overall responsibility of the position is to perform experimental catalysis in support of various scientists conducting R&D projects.


+ Perform synthesis of catalysts utilizing various techniques including coprecipitation

+ Perform routine hands-on lab work including equipment handling, catalyst preparation, characterization, and micro-reactor testing

+ Report daily lab results and progress results to the team

+ Collect data, document test results, and assist in preparing reports or other documentation

+ Monitor, observe and promptly communicate any unusual or unexpected results to the team

+ Perform and/or schedule basic and routine maintenance on various lab equipment

+ Follow established procedures and recommend changes in procedures and equipment to improve efficiency and data quality

+ Handle and safely dispose of experimental materials

+ Maintain laboratory inventory supplies and small equipment for lab to ensure items are available

+ Comply with site safety policies and procedures


+ AS/BS in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, or another related field

+ Minimum of 2 years of experience with the synthesis and testing of catalysts

+ Prior experience and understanding of working safely with chemicals in a lab environment

+ Ability to trouble shoot and solve problems independently

+ Ability to recognize problems with equipment and make minor repairs

+ Document and record results clearly and accurately

+ Computer literate and ability to utilize a variety of computer software programs

This is a Temp to Hire opportunity with a Monday through Friday day shift work schedule. Pay rate is commensurate upon level of education and applicable experience. If you meet the above qualifications, please submit your resume for immediate consideration.

**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.
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Posted: 2022-08-08 Expires: 2022-10-15

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