Kelly Services Laboratory Technician - Materials R&D, Pasadena, CA in Pasadena, California

Laboratory Technician - Materials R&D, Pasadena, CA

Job Purpose: The Materials R&D Lab Technician performs various technical tasks related to the development of new materials based on company technology under the direction and supervision of more senior level employees.

Pay Range: $17-$24/hr

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Performs lab scale preparation of monomers, polymers, or additives

  • Prepares resin formulations for internal use and customer sampling

  • Conduct tests and compile results / data for the development of new or improved resin formulations

  • Maintain careful records and other documents to support the needs of the business

  • Perform other laboratory tasks that may be required to support the efficient development of new polymeric materials including thermoset resins, reactive adhesives, and composites resins

  • Directly support clean-up and organizational activities for the laboratory with coworkers including waste management and sample storage

  • Complies with safety procedures and practices

Job Requirements:

  • Minimum Associate Degree in Chemistry, Materials Science, Chemical Engineering or equivalent.

  • One (1) - two (2) years of industrial experience as a lab technician or chemist.

  • Experience in practical chemical or polymer synthesis.

  • Willingness to learn about new laboratory techniques, lab equipment, and instrumentation for the development of new products.

  • Some lifting, stooping, pushing, pulling, sitting, standing, and additional activities may be assigned to meet the business needs.

For immediate consideration, apply today! Questions? Call Jason at 714.971.0721

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