Kelly Services Laboratory Technician - Polymer Synthesis in Wilmington, Delaware
6 Month Contract
Perform polymer synthesis in a kilo-lab environment.
Carry out monomer purification, polymerization and processing steps using 5L - 100L reactors, and matching scale tanks, filtration, and other support equipment.
Collecting and analyzing samples and verifying product meets requirements.
Obtaining, loading, unloading, transporting, storing and staging of materials.
Meet fast paced business demands for materials supply
Ability to work in a team environment
Manage and maintain laboratories and reaction equipment, including writing SOPs, training other operators, equipment maintenance and upkeep, cleaning & developing cleaning procedures, and safety documentation.
Accurately follow and maintain detailed batch records o Occasional extended shifts required
Optimize individual process steps and equipment setup & design, including downstream processing methods to be carried out on commercial scale.
Mechanical aptitude required for tearing down, assembling and modifying scale-up equipment (Swagelok expertise recommended)
BS Chemistry/Chemical Engineering with scale up experience or minimum five years of experience in process scale-up
Experience in polymerization, and/or organic synthesis on kilogram scale.
Familiarity with a variety of analytical techniques and software packages is desirable:
GC/GCMS, GPC, Viscosity measurements, Karl Fisher
Polyimide background or other organic semiconductor/electronics materials a plus
Excellent organization and communication skills (written and verbal).
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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
scientific professionals last year.
You pursued a career in science to fuel your quest for knowledge and your desire to make the world
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