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Kelly Services
East Brunswick, NJ 08816
Our company has an opportunity for a Test Technician to work in our quality and R&D testing lab. The position supports UN/DOT performance oriented packaging tests on drums (steel, fiber, poly) and IBCs (Intermediate Bulk Containers). The successful candidate will be responsible for support functions such as test set up, test results data entry and routine lab maintenance. Additional testing may include raw materials (resin, steel), technical support of R&D projects and quality investigations as directed by the senior management.

Work Responsibilities

Responsible for set up and performance of UN/DOT performance oriented packaging tests including drop, hydrostatic, leakproofness, stack, vibration, and QC testing on drums and IBCs.

Responsible for QC analytical testing of resin using instrumentation such as Melt Index Tester, Instron Tensile Tester, Hot Press for preparing resin samples for density analysis, die swell, pellet count.

Records UN test results and forwards to the lab management

Collaborates with Technical Associates and plant personnel on engineering, R&D and QC projects

Interacts and collaborates with plant personnel on customer specific developmental projects and/or QC investigations

Participates in weekly lab meetings and provides updates on the testing activities, lab maintenance and safety

Periodically conducts and records calibration results of lab equipment with master gages and devices.

Responsible for general light-duty maintenance


Requirements for employment

Associates degree in engineering/material science with 2-3 years of experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to demonstrate ability to perform duties

Previous experience with plastics (HDPE) testing (meltflow, density)

Use and understanding of precision measuring instruments and gauges, specifications, charts and diagrams.

Proficient use of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

Project oriented requiring minimal supervision, proactive and adaptable

Must be able to read, write and speak English

Able to accurately read test methods, measuring devices, product specifications and test procedures

Excellent organizational and collaboration skills

Must be able to stand, sit, climb or balance, stoop, kneel and/or crouch for extended periods of time.

Good hand/eye coordination and motor skills

Ability to distinguish color shades

Must be able to use drum and IBC handling equipment for both full and empty packagings

Must be able and willing to learn how to operate a forklift

Must be able to lift 50 lbs

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Your engineering skills are in demand, but how do you find the right fit? Easy. With Kelly Engineering, our experts connect you with leading organizations where you can learn and grow, collaborate on innovative projects, and keep your skills sharp with top technology. Whether you prefer the variety and flexibility of short-term projects, or are looking for something more long-term, were here every step of the way to find your dream engineering job.

**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 and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2022-06-17 Expires: 2022-07-18

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