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1st Shift, Reagent Production Associate (Sunnyvale, CA)

Kelly Services
Sunnyvale, CA 94086
Title: Reagent Production Associate

Location: Sunnyvale, CA

Pay rate: $22/hr

Shift: 1 st , ~6:30-3pm

Duration: 1 year contract to hire opportunity


+ Responsible for supporting the Bulk Buffer, Reagents and Bead production laboratories by following good documentation practices (cGDP) and relevant standard operating procedures (SOPs).

+ Complete assigned tasks and ensure all activities are compliant with the companys quality, safety and departmental policies and standards.

+ Apply analytical skills or scientific methods or operational processes to perform activities with a moderate degree of supervision.


+ Work safely with hazardous chemicals and follow all safety policies fostering a safe work environment

+ Immediately report all safety concerns including injuries and safety suggestions

+ Recognizes and solves typical problems that can occur in own work area without supervisory approval; evaluates and selects solutions from established operating procedures and/or scientific methods

+ Responsible for: liquid bead formulation, bulk buffer formulation, bead dropping using a beadulator, loading and unloading beads from the lyophilizer, sieving of beads, aliquoting and labeling of dyes and grease

+ Performs pH, Moisture, Conductivity and Density testing

+ Perform accurate real time documentation to ensure right first time (RFT) operations

+ Perform verification and review of peer activities

+ Train others on lab responsibilities

+ Monitor equipment and inform leads or management of any issues

+ Maintain laboratory housekeeping including reagent and equipment inventory levels

+ Recognize issues and defects and complete necessary documentation and escalate accordingly

+ Recommend and implement improvement ideas in the lab that will positively affect production efficiency, Quality and Safety

+ Assist other department in qualification of new methods and instruments

+ Trouble shoot equipment and assay failures

+ Suggest and assist in SOP revisions


+ AA or Technical Trade Degree with 1-2 years of work experience -or-

+ Bachelors Degree in Life Sciences

+ Experience working in a GMP/ISO manufacturing environment

+ Experience using analytical scales, Pipettes and working with hazardous chemicals

+ Flexibility with the work schedule including modified shift times, overtime and weekends

Knowledge and skills:

+ Must be able to follow cGMP and cGLPs, FDA and ISO standards

+ Must be able to follow direction, able to understand SOPs and demonstrate understanding through speech and/or written form

+ Proficiency in computer systems such as Word, Excel, SAP and e-mail

+ Has good understanding of how the team integrates with others

+ Applies experience and skills to complete assigned work within area of expertise

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Kelly Science & Clinical is your connection to premier scientific and clinical companies looking to hire talented people just like you. Every day, we match science professionals with dream jobs that fit their skills and interestsits the way we think job searching should be. Nearly 100 percent of our science recruiters have a professional background/education in science, so we know a thing or two about the science market and how to get you noticed.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were 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. (
Posted: 2021-01-25 Expires: 2021-03-04

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1st Shift, Reagent Production Associate (Sunnyvale, CA)

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