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Scientific Research Associate

Kelly Services
Round Lake, IL 60073
PLEASE NOTE: Must be authorized to work lawfully in the United States for any employer without sponsorship.

Kelly Science & Clinical is seeking a Scientific Research Associate to join their team in Round Lake, IL for an American multinational health care company that primarily focuses on products to treat hemophilia, kidney disease, immune disorders and other chronic and acute medical conditions. For immediate consideration, please email your resume directly to: as well as apply online.

**Scientific Research Associate II**

**~12 Months/1 Year (contract with option to extend W2)**

**Pay Rate: BOE/TBD**

**PLEASE NOTE: Primarily onsite-lab position; limited ability to process data remote (a few times per month).**


This position is responsible for analytical testing, validation/verification, and/or transfer of test method supporting Pharmaceuticals parenteral products. Work will primarily support stability testing, but may also support new product development and/or sustaining product initiatives.

The individual in this position must:

+ Effectively contribute solid technical knowledge to a variety of projects within the relevant discipline with minimal assistance.

+ Display basic technical understanding of related disciplines.

+ Conduct routine/non-routine research and design experiments with minimal assistance.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

+ Conduct critical chemical, physical, and biological analyses on finished product stability samples. May also support testing of raw materials, initial, in-process, and final product samples from manufacturing facilities or department projects. Work under minimum supervision.

+ Perform review of test data, which includes overall documentation practices. Perform review functions in LIMS or other computerized systems.

+ Use sophisticated laboratory instrumentation and computer systems to collect and record data. May be required to be a system owner or conduct validations.

+ Perform advanced biological and chemical assays requiring precise analytical skills and understanding of chemistry principles. Complete all testing, including special project/protocol testing in a timely and appropriate manner to meet project schedules.

+ Maintain data integrity and ensure compliance with company SOPs and specifications, FDA, cGxP, and QSR regulations.

+ Investigate deviations and write exception documents.

+ Collaborate with other functions/departments to solve problems, increase efficiency, improve quality and provide product support.

+ Maintain laboratory safety requirements, perform equipment maintenance/calibration, and troubleshoot basic instrument problems.


+ Must have good oral and written communication skills, strong analytical skills and be detail oriented.

+ Proficient in advanced wet chemistry, volumetric preparation techniques and instrumental methods of analysis.

+ Must demonstrate effectiveness in ability to train others, leadership, organization, teamwork/interpersonal skills, results orientation, and task completion.

+ Must be able to handle multiple tasks concurrently and in a timely fashion.

+ Possess writing and computer skills.

+ Must communicate effectively with managers, peers, and subordinates.

+ Interpret available information and make recommendation to resolve technical challenges.

Physical Activities & Requirements:

+ Must be able to hand write and use computers for the majority of the work day.

+ Must be able to transfer materials, mix solutions/product(s), open products, and perform laboratory testing.

+ May require standing for extended periods.

+ Must be able to lift up to 10 pounds routinely.

+ This work is subject to hazards including exposure to chemicals, drug products, and bacteria. This includes Penicillin, Cephalosporin, their related products and/or materials.

+ Must not be allergic to Cephalosporin drugs.


+ Bachelors degree in relevant scientific discipline (e.g. chemistry, pharmaceutical sciences) with analytical chemistry laboratory coursework and at least 2-5 years of experience or advanced degree in Chemistry or Biological Sciences.

+ Analytical chemistry instrumentation experience (e.g. HPLC, UPLC, UHPLC, GC, pH, KF, TOC, AA, GFAA, titration, etc.).

+ Pharmaceutical GMP laboratory experience is desired.

+ Stability study execution and validation experience is desired.

**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, including accredited courses to obtain IT certifications, as well as PDU-approved courses.

+ Weekly pay.

+ Group-rate insurance options available immediately upon hire.*

**Apply today!**

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**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: 2021-05-21 Expires: 2021-07-08

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