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Associate Lab Technologist

Kelly Services
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Kelly is hiring an **Associate Lab Technologist f** or one of our clients in **Pittsburgh, PA.**


+ **Pay: $18/hr**

+ **Shift Tuesday-Saturday, candidates should be flexible for either working 10-6:30pm or 3-11:30pm; Training schedule TBD may require some flexibility**

+ **Interviews 1-2 virtual interviews.**

+ **This lab will be processing Covid Samples.**

+ **Contract roles only as this is a new project, assignment length is 3 months with a possibility of extension**


Job Description Summary:

Performs clinical laboratory tests and procedures to provide data for diagnosis, treatment and prevention of disease in humans.


Responsibilities:

Primarily responsible for clinical testing of SARS-CoV-2 specimens according to SOP

Accession and organize tests to be performed

Performs extraction and RT-PCR for downstream analysis

Conducts quality control checks of nasopharyngeal, anterior nasal and oropharyngeal swabs, etc.

Reviews quality control results for samples, maintains legible work records, and enters findings into the laboratory information systems

Prepares and properly labels reagents required for laboratory testing

Performs routine preventative maintenance on equipment according to established schedule and procedure

Records on equipment log any repairs, replacement and maintenance performed on laboratory instruments.

Abides by laboratory safety policies and procedures.

Other duties as assigned

The list of duties and responsibilities is not exhaustive and may be substituted as necessary

Bachelors Degree in a physical science such as chemistry, biology, molecular biology or medical technology.

0-1 year clinical laboratory experience. Preferred experience in a BSL2 lab.


Working Conditions: describe office, loading dock, lab environment, include shifts and any travel:


Clinical and research lab environment; exposure to blood borne pathogens; must wear protective lab gear including lab coat, gloves and completely closed footwear.

Employee may be requested to work shifts other than daylight depending on the needs of the laboratory. Weekend rotation will be required.


Travel is not required.


Physical Requirements:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, use a keyboard, type, and occasionally stand and move to other parts of the lab. Must have manual dexterity to use lab equipment. Must be able to lift up to 25 pounds.


**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. (https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm)
Posted: 2021-02-22 Expires: 2021-03-25

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