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Title: RESEARCH ASSOCIATE 1-CHEMIST- Modesto, CA

Kelly Services
Modesto, CA 95357
**Title: RESEARCH ASSOCIATE 1-CHEMIST-**


**Location: Modesto, CA**


**Shift: Day Monday-Friday 8am-5pm and Saturday 7am-12pm**


**Seasonal position**


**Pay: $28/hour DOE**


**Summary**


+ **Performs routine and non-routine chemical and physical analysis of alcoholic beverages, grape products, drinking water, wastewater, incoming materials, and other related materials pertaining to the operation of the winery while observing the department's safety practices, work procedures, and quality system requirements.**




**Essential Functions**


+ **This job description reflects managements assignment of essential functions; it does not prescribe or restrict the tasks that may be assigned.**

+ **Develops an in-depth understanding and knowledge of wine, grape, and water chemistry and of relevant analytical and chemical techniques.**

+ **Functions as a member of one or more project teams.**

+ **Participates in instrument troubleshooting and maintenance.**

+ **Optimizes existing analytical methodology and supports the development of new methodology using appropriate validation techniques.**

+ **Maintains satisfactory attendance, to include timeliness.**

+ **Responsible for understanding and complying with applicable quality, environmental and safety regulatory considerations.**




**If accountable for the work of others, responsible for ensuring their understanding and compliance.**




**Supervisory Responsibilities**


+ **N/A**




**Qualifications:**


+ **To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.**

+ **The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and ability required.**

+ **Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.**




**Minimum Qualifications**


+ **High School Diploma or State-issued equivalency certificate.**

+ **Bachelor's degree in Biology, Chemistry, Food Science, Biochemistry or Fermentation Science.**

+ **Candidates for this position must have a valid drivers license and a safe driving record. Required to obtain a California drivers license or appropriate state drivers license within 30 days of hire.**

+ **Required to non-traditional and extended hours during harvest.**

+ **Required to lift and move up to 50 pounds.**

+ **Preferred Qualifications**

+ **Bachelor of Science degree in Biology, Chemistry, Bio-Chemistry, Fermentation Science or Food Science plus 2 years of wine, food, pharmaceutical or environmental laboratory experience reflecting increasing levels of responsibility; or Master of Science degree in Chemistry, Bio-Chemistry, Food Science plus 1 years of wine, food, pharmaceutical or environmental laboratory experience reflecting increasing levels of responsibility.**

+ **Experience using advanced laboratory instrumentation including IC, GC, GC/MS, HPLC, LC/MS, GPC and FTIR.**

+ **Experience reading, analyzing, and interpreting general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations.**

+ **Experience writing reports, business correspondence, and work procedures.**

+ **Experience presenting information and responding to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.**

+ **Skilled in the use of MS Word, MS Excel, MS Access and MS PowerPoint at a basic level.**

+ **Knowledge of laboratory quality requirements including EPA, ELAP and ISO 17025 standards.**

+ **Skilled in working with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference, and fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry.**

+ **Skilled in applying concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.**

+ **Experience solving practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.**

+ **Experience interpreting a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.**

+ **Knowledge of fundamental concepts, practices, and procedures in this area of specialization.**

+ **Strong leadership skills.**

+ **Experience working effectively in cross-functional teams.**




**Physical Demands**


+ **The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.**

+ **Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.**

+ **While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand, walk, and taste or smell.**

+ **The employee is occasionally required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. Specific vision abilities required by this job include color vision.**

+ **Work Environment The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.**

+ **Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.**

+ **While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts, fumes or airborne particles; toxic or caustic chemicals; and outside weather conditions.**

+ **The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.**




**Please Quick Apply:**




**Then send current Resume to Recruiter Matthew Rose**


**Email:** **matthew.rose@kellyscienctific.com**





1. **Please include Science Course with Labs**

2. **Science Techniques used**

3. **Best time to chat about the position.**


**Thank you, and looking forward to the conversation,**




**Matthew Rose**


**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: 2022-09-19 Expires: 2022-10-20

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