Kelly Services R&D Technician (Hayward, CA) in Hayward, California

Research and Development Technician

Long term contract role; more than one year

Hayward, CA

Monday-Friday 8AM-4:30PM


  • Bachelor chemistry, chemical engineer. biology, etc REQUIRED


  • With guidance from supervision and within established procedures, conducts routine research laboratory activities, information/data management activities or operates small scale production equipment in support of research and development.

  • Identifies and suggests improvements in methods, plans projects of limited duration and scope, troubleshoots when erroneous or unexpected results occur.

  • Responsible for producing research experimental results, or information/data management results, or assembling and configuring of small scale production equipment and control systems in a timely fashion utilizing a variety of techniques, effectively documenting findings and communicating results.

  • Two years on QC experience is a must and has to be post college.

  • Work requires 8 hours in lab each day.

  • Someone who has interest in lab work and can work quickly.

  • Good accuracy is critical.


  • Prepare chemical solutions and dilutions to precise specifications for experiments

  • Conduct chemical experiments

  • Accurately document observations and experimental results

  • Maintain inventory records of supplies and raw materials, and prepare requisitions as needed

  • Support chemists and work with QC lab for sample analyses

  • Set up and maintain laboratory equipment and instruments

  • Assists and supports with special project

  • Participating in lab problem solving and troubleshooting

  • Practicing lab hygiene and following safety procedure

  • Safely manage chemical waste per regulatory standards

  • Maintain safe work environment

  • Work experience with scanning electronic microscopy(SEM) is highly preferred.

Why Kelly ® ?

With Kelly, you’ll have access to some of the world’s highest-regarded scientific organizations—

providing you with opportunities to work on today’s most challenging, research-intensive, and relevant

projects. Our connections can lead you to innovative scientific pursuits you’ll be proud to help

advance. We work with 95 of the Fortune 100™ companies, and found opportunities for more than 9,000

scientific professionals last year.

You pursued a career in science to fuel your quest for knowledge and your desire to make the world

a better place. Let Kelly fuel your career—connect with us today.

AboutKelly Services ®

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Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females,

Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is

committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity

is The Law.