Kelly Services LA40 - Quality Control Inspector in Ames, Iowa

Quality Control Inspector-

Kelly Scientific Resources is currently seeking candidates for Pic and Pack worker/ Sample Prep Technician for one of our top clients in Ames IA. This role is a 3 months contract opportunity and high potential for further extension.


Position Purpose: This is an entry level position and job training is provided. After completion of job training, the Entry Level Quality Control Inspector will be able to demonstrate skills and abilities to perform routine tasks assigned. Accurate completion of assigned tasks impacts operations through the assurance of quality products.

Duties are performed in the lab of Solum, a soil analysis facility.

General Responsibilities include:

1)Complete regular responsibilities on time in a proper manner.

2) Assure accurate completion of tests to minimize retests on same sample.

3) Understand and follow lab and company policies.

4) Maintain good relationship with plant personnel contacts.

Job Specifications include:

Complexity of Duties: Duties are limited to routine tasks. Requires the ability to comprehend written and oral instructions.

Supervision Received: Direct supervision of Lab Supervisor and/or designated alternate.

Supervision Exercised: None

Impact on Operations: Assurance of quality products is dependent on accurate completion of assigned tasks.

Contacts: Has limited contact with plant personnel.

Environment: This position works primarily in the laboratory areas. Requires good physical, visual and mental attention.

Required (Basic) Experience & Education: High School or equivalent education (GED)and satisfactory college level courses and lab work in general.

No previous experience is required although appropriate hands-on experience may be used to satisfy a portion of the educational requirements.?

Required Competencies & Other Skills: Should be able to handle simple arithmetic and algebraic calculations.

Must be self-directed. You will have limited contact with plant personnel.

Should have good eye/hand coordination.

Basic computer operations.

Must be able to pipet

Good communication skills - both oral and written.

Basic analytical skills.

Critical thinking skills.

Ability to work safely.

Ability to get along with others.

Ability to take direction from Lab Lead or alternate.

Self motivated.

Preferred Experience & Education: scientific course-work and labs

Operation of basic laboratory equipment

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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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

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AboutKelly Services ®

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

committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity

is The Law.