Kelly Services QC Lab Technician, Elk Grove Village, IL in Elk Grove Village, Illinois

Quality Control Lab Technician, Elk Grove Village, IL

12+ month contract via Kelly Services

Job Summary:

Note: Must be a self motivated individual or can work on their own with little to no supervision once he/she is trained

The quality technician position is responsible for conducting routine quality control testing and in a manufacturing environment as well as some future analytical testing of products. The primary objective is to provide timely and accurate results in a safe working environment to facilitate the production process.

  • Duties include various wet chemical and functional analyses of samples for process control and final quality inspection release.

  • The types of analyses include viscosity, solids, and adhesion and instrumental particle size analysis together with other standard testing.

  • In the near future, there is expected to be some analytical testing (i.e. GC) performed in the lab.

  • All testing is conducted in accordance with established ISO9001 methods and standard procedures.

  • As time permits, assist production and/or logistics with various tasks such as labeling pails, driving a forklift and skidding for operators, strapping/stretch wrapping palleted material, confirming process sheets, etc..

Job Responsibilities:

  • Actively participate in EH&S training and Safety meetings and EH&S projects and initiatives.

  • Have a thorough knowledge of all departmental procedures as well as Plant and safety requirements

  • Perform routine quality control tests in an accurate and timely manner. Conduct this testing according to the procedure in accordance with ISO9001 and departmental work processes as established.

  • Conduct all testing with the proper use of personal protective equipment and devices.

  • Accurately/neatly record all lab results in accordance with department procedures, including communications of results, problems, and priorities to production and other effected parties.

  • Maintain equipment and instruments in proper working order through conformance to acceptable maintenance, operating and calibration procedures.

  • Maintain proper housekeeping and cleanliness in all work areas. Maintain routine supplies in work area

  • Assist troubleshooting quality and plant process problems through the use of RCI’s, Analytical testing, etc.

  • Focus on Process Improvement ideas for the lab as well as in the plant

  • Analyze data and propose changes based on data when appropriate

  • Assist production & logistics as needed with labeling, skidding, banding, confirming process sheets, etc.

Important information: This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. Applicants must be legally permitted to work in the United States.

Why Kelly?

  • As a Kelly Services employee, you will have access to numerous perks, including:

  • Exposure to a variety of career opportunities as a result of our expansive network of client companies

  • Career guides, information and tools to help you successfully position yourself throughout every stage of your career

  • Access to more than 3,000 online training courses through our Kelly Learning Center

  • Weekly pay and service bonus plans

  • Group-rate insurance options available immediately upon hire*

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