1+ months

Technology Applications and Services Chemist

Kelly Services
Midland, MI 48670
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**Technology Applications and Services Chemist needed in Midland, MI**



The Technology Applications and Services Chemist is responsible for coordinating the daily activities of the laboratory to support the applications group and sales team to deliver technical expertise. The Technology Applications and Services Chemist is responsible for safely and effectively managing projects as they are assigned. They are to deliver accurate technical data in the timeline requested. They are also responsible for clear communication to both the Technology Applications and Services Lab Manager and technical team to help identify gaps in the current operating procedures that enable to deliver beyond customer expectations.

**Job Description**

Determine fluid properties of lubricants for compressor and refrigeration systems.

Work collaboratively with co-workers to problem solve and develop logical path forward.

Communicate project findings to management and resolve obstacles that may arise.

Develop experimental fluids in cooperation with internal and external resources to meet client needs.

Receive and analyze client samples per ASTM methodologies.

Train personnel on techniques and instrumentation.

Instrumentation includes GC-MS, FT-IR, ICP-OES, Kinematic Viscometer, Karl Fischer, Densometer, Pour Point Analysis, Flash/Fire Analysis, and Colorimeter.


Understand and comply with all applicable internal corporate and external health, safety and environmental policies; act consistently with corporate standards of integrity.

Deliver internal and external projects in accordance with agreed upon timetables with proper documentation and communication.

Participate in multi-functional project teams. Interface and solicit support from multiple groups to help deliver results on time (Sales and Marketing, Production, Quality Control, etc.).

Supports technical topics such as formulation, failure analysis, EHS&S systems, and regulatory compliance.

Establish technical expertise that enables an understanding of products, testing, and market-driven projects to allow for collaborative and cohesive input.

Safeguard technical information and ensure that information provided is correct and meaningful to customers request and objectives. Maintain appropriate information in SharePoint, PAP, or other software sites.

**Skills, Experience, and Qualifications**

BS degree in chemistry or engineering minimum.

2+ years of direct experience in the lubricant laboratory testing.

Knowledge of commonly used software.

Self-starter with ability to publish and track record of publications is a plus.

Basic understanding of compressor and refrigeration technology and lubricants.

Strong data analysis skills, ability to understand complex problems and provide creative solutions.

Ability to manage multiple projects, deadlines and people.

**Decision Making**

Communicate project updates that allow product management, sales and the technical community in understanding timelines, roadblocks or unforeseen challenges to eliminate any surprises.

Play a key role maintaining and cultivating internal and external technical relationships such as with R&D, Lubrizol technology sources, customers and technical societies/organizations when appropriate.


Role model for behaviors defined in the Competency model that include

Maintain confidentiality of information and a thorough understanding of company policies and organization

Conduct all activities in a professional manner that fosters safety and a productive work environment

Maintain a high work ethic (timelines/punctuality) and abide by LZ legal and ethical guidelines as well as LZ T&E guidelines

Show technical growth and pursue opportunities for personal-improvement.

**Working Conditions**

Requires use of appropriate PPE, Personal Protective Equipment, to fulfill safety requirements.

**Interested? Apply Now!**

**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/non-traditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. 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.

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Posted: 2020-10-21 Expires: 2020-11-30

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