Kelly Services Analytical/QC Chemist in Charlotte, North Carolina

Analytical/QC Chemist

Direct Hire

Education and Experience Minimum and preferred educational requirements, years of experience needed to successfully perform the job)

We are looking for an energetic & enthusiastic analytical chemist who would be independent and enjoys working in a fast-paced environment and willing to grow with the company. The company is expanding its acrylates business that has necessitated the need for a strong QC protocol. The candidate will operate and maintain the existing characterization tools and would forecast needs for additional tools depending on the company’s needs and future strategy. Should be able to troubleshoot by appropriate analytical methods in case of off-spec batches and contribute in root-cause analysis discussions of such issues. Proactively suggest appropriate analytical methods for products being developed/already sold for better, easy and reproducible quality check.

Minimum Requirements:

  1. MS with (7-10 years of experience) or PhD (0-4 years of experience) in Analytical Chemistry

  2. Hands-on experience with GC-MS & HPLC

  3. Ability to develop test protocols and method validation

  4. Other characterization tools expected to be operated by this candidate include UV-Vis/FTIR and others that might be added at a later stage.

  5. Must be a team player

Preferred Experiences:

  1. Knowledge of the operation of GPC & interpretation of the results is a plus.

  2. Experience with ISO9001 Document Control, Internal audits would be considered a plus.