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Kelly Services Chemist in MALVERN, Pennsylvania
Kelly Services is currently recruiting for a Chemist to work onsite with a materials manufacturing company in Malvern PA .
Duration: 5 months (could extend further)
Pay rate: $41 per hour
The Chemist will use state of the art laboratory equipment to perform accurate and timely chemical analysis of products/materials and reporting these data in concise laboratory reports. The role extends to assisting clients in determining the analytical options available and interpretation of data provided. The individual will work closely with the Group Leader in evaluating, recommending and acquiring new analytical technologies/capabilities to replace or augment the current instrumentation. The Chemist will maintain the analytical equipment through proper servicing or preventative maintenance in conjunction with manufacturer to maximize up-time. The Chemist will review and update test methods used for analytical characterization as needed to maintain an efficient and effective process for meeting or exceeding client’s expectations. Ensure proper training of analytical laboratory methods is delivered to staff scientists and technicians as appropriate to foster their CertainTeed career. The Chemist will work with the Group Leader as needed to drive the various testing, safety and 5S programs to completion
Bachelor’s Degree in Chemistry, Analytical Chemistry, Polymer Chemistry or Material Science with up to 5 years’ experience in an academic lab or a commercial lab of a major manufacturing company with experience in wet chemical, chromatographic (GC/MS & LC/MS) and spectroscopic (FT-IR and ICP) methods.
Experience with spectroscopic methods (AA, UV and XRF) and thermal analysis methods (DMA, DSC and TGA) of polymeric and inorganic materials is a plus.
Method development and validation experience and training of scientists and technicians.
The Chemist should have superior organizational, communication and critical thinking skills in order to quickly discern the proper path(s) for analyzing products and materials to provide answers to customers at all levels of the business.
The Chemist will not only employ standard CertainTeed, ASTM and ISO methods to supply information, but must be able to develop methods that respond to specific customer needs and problems
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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 interests—it’s 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, we’re always thinking about what’s next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, we’re 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.
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