Tuesday, April 23, 2013

Daily Pump Trap: 4/23/13 edition

Good morning! Between April 18 and April 22, there were 230 new positions posted on the C&EN Jobs website. Of these, 11 (5%) are academically connected and 203 (88%) are from Kelly Scientific Resources.

Wyandotte, MI: BASF is looking for a M.S./Ph.D. polymer chemist for their High Temperature Polymerization group.

Fort Collins, CO: CHD Biosciences is looking for a formulation chemist for antimicrobial products, looks like. B.S. plus 6 years experience desired.

Warrington, PA: Polysciences is a C&EN Jobs regular -- they're back for more production folks and engineers.

Lexington, MA: Does anyone else feel a little weird when Kelly Scientific is posting an industrial postdoc position? Probably not.

Not Crissy: Titanium Cristal (Glen Burnie, MD) is looking for a sales representative for performance chemicals. 

5 comments:

  1. Since when did 'sales rep' become synonymous with pimp? You know its bad out there when chemists are selling themselves. Nice typo to put a smile on my face this morning.

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  2. If chemists with 4-year degrees are expected to make $10 an hour through Kelly to run routine analyses, why can't people with PhD's get in on the fun too?

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    1. Careful what you ask for. If the ACS keeps pushing to mint more and more PhDs you might just get your wish.

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  3. That BASF job looks interesting, and I have more than a few friends who are with BASF (at different locations).


    What's the low down with Kelly Scientific Resources?

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