Kelly Services Laboratory Technician in Carol Stream, Illinois
Lab Technician, Carol Stream, IL
Kelly Services is currently seeking a Lab Technician for one of our top clients in Carol Stream, IL.
Projected Duration : at least through October, could possibly extend to 12 months total
Type : Contract
Hours : 1st, 7am – 4 pm (one hour lunch)
Provide accurate and timely testing of packaging and packaging materials for client’s plants and their customers.
Accurately document and report results in a timely manner.
Receive, record, store, track and dispose of samples and materials to be tested.
Communicate with requesting parties and customers as necessary to clarify testing or technical assistance needs.
Perform testing of paperboard, packaging materials, and packaged products according to TAPPI, ASTM, ISO, ISTA or other accepted test methods.
Maintain data in a central filing system.
Report test results in a standard format in a timely and accurate manner.
Perform routine equipment calibration checks and collaborative tests to ensure accurate test results. Request maintenance as required.
Assist in training, presentations, lab tours and demonstrations.
High school diploma is required. A two-year Associate’s Degree in business or science is a plus.
0 to 1 year prior paper testing experience is required.
Prior work in a laboratory environment is a plus.
Solid work experience with Microsoft Word and Excel.
Good written and verbal skills are preferred.
Ability to interact in a professional, effective manner with customers and production employees is required.
A self-motivated, “can-do” work ethic is a must.
Good mechanical and visualization skills are required.
If you are interested in the position, please apply to this posting with an updated resume. Thank you for your time and I look forward to working with you.
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