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Materials Research Chemist

Kelly Services Marlborough, MA
  • Posted: October 31, 2019
  • Temporary

Material Research Chemist
\t\t\t(Must be local to Marlborough, MA or surrounding areas)
Kelly Services has provided outstanding employment opportunities to the most talented individuals in the marketplace for over 60 years. Today, Kelly Services is searching for a R&D Chemist to join the team of a Fortune 500 chemical company in Marlborough, MA under a long term contract, to perform a variety of tests on a 12 hour rotating schedule.
Specific responsibilities include:
Maintain appropriate focus on personal and process safety, product integrity and environmental stewardship.
Identify new materials, formulations, processes and characterization methods to design material solutions to meet specified material properties for target electronic material applications
Preparation of formulations and coated samples and performing sample characterization, including TGA, DSC, DMA, scanning electron microscopy (SEM), and etc.
Prepare paperwork for sample shipping and analytical work request
Sample preparation and shipping to partners and/or customers
Accurate documentation of experimental details and test results in a timely manner
Design process for product scale-up (up to several gallons)
Clearly communicate research goals and plans to team members of varying technical backgrounds.
Demonstrate ability to work cross functionally with personnel at multiple levels.
Work closely with customers to identify technical gaps and support customer needs for product development
The material scientist position is focused on delivering novel materials and solutions that will be used in products to address the technical challenges across electronic materials various business needs, with an emphasis on display and other emerging technologies.
Previous experience in chemical lab on formulation, coating, film characterization, test development strongly preferred.
Position will involve 70% laboratory work. Currently a temporary position for 12 months.
Key requirements include:
Education and Training: Bachelor or master in Chemistry, Material Science or Chemical Engineering. Minimum of 2 years of industry experience is preferred.
Experience on polymer design, structure-relationship characterization (i.e. formulation, thin-film coating, and characterization including IR, UV-Vis, DMA, TMA, TGA, adhesion, etc.)
Competency in problem solving and statistical data analysis
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Well-organized, detail- and results-oriented team player.
PLEASE NOTE \#Work For Us Resumes will not be accepted. You must submit an actual resume to be considered.
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 90 of the Fortune 100 companies and found opportunities for more than 10,000 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 ****
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/nontraditional 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, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. at

Kelly Services


Marlborough, MA
01752 USA

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