Laboratory Technician- Montvale, NJ 07645
The Product Development Technician leads the planning, executing and documenting of laboratory activities including but not limited to competitive analysis, raw material analysis, test method development, sample preparation and supervision of temporary laboratory workers. The technician role will support all laboratory activities across product lines. Product categories include but are not limited to baby, toddler, facial, personal care, hand and EPA products including floor, surface, etc.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND BASIC DUTIES
a. Makes and tests product samples for customers
b. Prepares prototype products for clinical studies
a. Tests new Wet Wipe prototypes and raw materials in support of the R&D team
b. Conducts laboratory tests as directed by supervisor with minimal supervision
c. Comprehends test protocols and test methods. May input into test method design
d. Records and reports data accurately, follows protocols and reports any errors and anomalies
e. Writes reports and summarizes test data
a. Evaluates competitor products. Prepares analysis on competitive products.
1. Completes sample requests on time and accurately.
2. Creates effective test methods that are repeatable and reproducible for evaluating product performance and attributes.
3. Summarizes data and communicates findings accurately.
4. Completes reports on time and accurately.
5. Performs competitive analysis on time and accurately.
6. Works safely in the lab and follows GLP.
7. Escalates issues and problems to manager.
EDUCATION/CERTIFICATION: BS Degree in Chemistry/Biology/Chemical Engineering or related field
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE: Computer literate, Outlook, Word, Excel
EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: Relevant experience in nonwovens, formulations, packaging is desirable.
SKILLS/ABILITIES: • Written and verbal communication skills
• Team player, Adaptable learner•
Kelly® Science & Clinical is your connection to premier scientific and clinical companies looking to hire talented people just like you. Every day, we match science professionals with dream jobs that fit their skills and interests—it's the way we think job searching should be. Nearly 100 percent of our science recruiters have a professional background/education in science, so we know a thing or two about the science market and how to get you noticed.About Kelly®
At Kelly, we're always thinking about what's next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, we're a leading advocate for temporary/non-traditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.
Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.]] About Kelly Services
Kelly Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: KELYA, KELYB) is a leader in providing workforce solutions.
Kelly offers a comprehensive array of outsourcing and consulting services as well as world-class staffing on a temporary, temporary-to-hire, and direct-hire basis.
Serving clients around the globe, Kelly provided employment to more than 540,000 employees in 2013. Revenue in 2013 was $5.4 billion.
Apply on company website