Kelly Services Product Development Laboratory Assistant in Pleasanton, California

Product Development Laboratory Assistant, Pleasanton, CA

Kelly Services is currently seeking a Product Development Laboratory Assistant for one of our top clients in Pleasanton, CA.

Projected Duration : 06/01/2018 – 05/24/2019

Type : Contract

Pay Rate : Up to $21/hr

Responsibilities :

  • Development of new foods products. This is a key supporting role in which you will partner with scientists to collaborate on experiments. You’ll get to work in and help create a highly engaged, collaborative environment that maintains and develops well-known brands.

  • Batching of Formulations

  • Preparation of Lab Materials & Formulatoins

  • Calibration of lab equipment (pH, Titrators, Viscometers)

  • Obtaining Finished Product Specifications

  • General Lab Tidiness

  • Ensuring safety procedures are followed

Job Requirements:

  • Food Science, Culinary Art, or Restaurant industry experience. Must have worked in a lab or kitchen.

  • Open, collaborative mindset and communication approach

  • Active listener

  • Technical, culinary, and new product curiosity for Foods

  • Creative problem-solving skills

  • Highly capable with lab practices, running & improving test methods, material preparation, and batch assessment.

  • Ability to synthesize data, interpret, and provide recommendations.

  • Written communication & Excel spreadsheet skills

  • Planning & Organizing Skills

  • Keeping safety as a priority when working

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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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

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