Kelly Services Refinery Lab Technician in Channahon, Illinois

REFINERY LABORATORY TECHNICIAN

CHEMISTRY GRADS or EXPERIENCED LABORATORY TECHNICIANS LOCAL TO CHANNAHON, IL OR SOUTHERN CHICAGO

ROTATING SWING SHIFTS REQUIRED

Kelly Services is seeking an entry-level Chemist, BS, Chemistry to work as a Refinery Laboratory Technician for our client, a global Chemical Company, in Channahon, IL. This position is a long term contract opportunity thru Kelly Services.

Job Summary:

The Laboratory Technician will play important role within the refinery’s five (5) quality control labs by performing the following testing and laboratory methods:

  • Wet Chemistry: Specific gravity, distillation, RVP TVL, sulfur, corrosion, viscosity, on gasoline components, gasoline, diesel, and asphalt samples.

  • Water Testing Lab: Water and wastewater samples for TOC, COD, benzene, ammonia, pH, fluoride, phenols.

  • Gas Lab: Benzene/OFID analysis on gasoline samples and components, low level sulfur, GC and sulfur on LPG.

  • Analytical Lab: Titrations on mercaptans, caustics, FIA, total and free fluoride.

  • Engine Lab: Determination of octane and cetane numbers

Other responsibilities include:

  • Sample receiving and sample preparation

  • Calibration and maintenance of all lab equipment

  • Follow Standard Operating Procedures (SOP's) and safety guidelines

Working Hours:

During the first 2-6 weeks training period, hours are Monday to Friday, 6:00 AM to 2:30 PM.

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 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

a better place. Let Kelly fuel your career—connect with us today.

AboutKelly Services ®

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 people around the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network of talent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit kellyservices.com and connect

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Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females,

Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is

committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity

is The Law.