Kelly Services Scientist in Salt Lake City, Utah

Scientist, Salt Lake City, UT

Kelly Services is currently seeking a Scientist for one of our top clients in Salt Lake City, UT.

Duration: Varies

Type: Contract

Pay rate: $25/hr

Work schedule: Monday - Friday, regular business hours

Essential functions include:

• Carries out responsibilities in accordance with the organization’s policies, procedures and state, federal and local laws.

• Operates general analytical instruments including HPLC, GC-FID, UV-VIS, FTIR, automatic titrators, and pH meters. Prepares standard and sample solutions as required by the test methods

• Performs investigations and troubleshooting of analytical test methods and lab instruments.

• Performs wet chemistry tests on samples such as pH, and titration and prepares mobile phase, and buffer solutions as required by test methods and performs all necessary calculations associated.

• Carries out quantitative and qualitative analyses in support of method comparisons, method transfers and method validations.

• Labels, transcribes and records documentation such as report sheets and laboratory notebooks as required by SOPs.

• Cleans, maintains and calibrates laboratory equipment to ensure compliance with current Good Manufacturing Procedures (cGMP).

• Meets project deadlines and performance standards as assigned.

• Complies with all Company policies and procedures, including safety rules and regulations

• Performs related duties as assigned.


• Bachelor's degree in Chemistry or related science from an accredited college or university; and a minimum of zero (0) to one (3) years of related laboratory work experience in a pharmaceutical environment; or an equivalent combination of training and experience.

• Usage of GC and HPLC chromatographic equipment, as well as UV/VIS, and FTIR operation methods and techniques.

• Business, scientific and personal computer hardware and software applications.

• Business English usage, spelling, grammar and punctuation.

• Wet Chemistry and Chemistry related to sampling methods, quality control systems, analysis and documentation practices and procedures.

• Knowledge of or ability to learn FDA, cGLP, cGMP, and SOP or other applicable regulatory and safety compliance guidelines.

• Performing testing accurately and precisely.

• Responding to routine inquiries from management, employees and regulatory agencies.

• Communicating clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing.

• Managing multiple projects, duties and assignments.

• Establishing and maintaining cooperative working relationships with others.

• Outstanding work ethic and attention to detail.

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.

Dan Stubblefield and Lauren Rogers

Kelly Services Scientific Recruiters

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 11,000 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.

About Kelly Services®

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Category: Biotech/Clinical/R&D/Science