Kelly Services Chemical Technician in Eagan, Minnesota

Chemical Technician, Eagan, MN

Kelly Services is currently seeking a Chemical Technician for one of our top clients in Eagan, MN.

Projected Duration : 12 months

Type : Contract

Pay Rate : Up to $18/hr

This position is in the Antimicrobial Anchor group, performing supporting experiments for the early stage technology developmen t of new antimicrobials. A four- year chemistry degree is preferred. No previous industrial experience is required, so a recent graduate is acceptable. If someone doesn't have industrial experience or internship, then some form of undergraduate research is preferred.


The main function of a chemical technician is to conduct chemical and physical laboratory tests to assist scientists in making qualitative and quantitative analyses of solids, liquids, and gaseous materials. A typical chemical technician is either a research technician that works in an experimental lab or a process control technician who works in a manufacturing setting. The research technician works on research and development and collects samples or produces compounds. The process control technician focuses on quality assurance and production processes.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Monitor product quality to ensure compliance to standards and specifications.

  • Set up and conduct chemical experiments, tests, and analyses using techniques such as chromatography, spectroscopy, physical and chemical separation techniques, and microscopy.

  • Conduct chemical and physical laboratory tests to assist scientists in making qualitative and quantitative analyses of solids, liquids, and gaseous materials.

  • Compile and interpret results of tests and analyses.

  • Provide technical support and assistance to chemists and engineers.

  • Prepare chemical solutions for products and processes following standardized formulas, or create experimental formulas.

  • Maintain, clean, and sterilize laboratory instruments and equipment.

  • Write technical reports or prepare graphs and charts to document experimental results.

  • Order and inventory materials to maintain supplies.


  • Basic knowledge of the chemical composition, structure and properties of substances and of the chemical processes and transformations that they undergo.

  • Basic knowledge of the aspects of chemicals manufacturing and how the process affects the environment, and safety of workers and consumers.

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.

Lauren Rogers, Kelly Services Scientific Recruiter

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