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Chemist I / Microscopist, San Diego, CA

Kelly Services

San Diego, CA
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Job Title Chemist I / Microscopist, San Diego, CA

Jobid US15TPAF_BH1434131

Location: San Diego, CA, 92108, USA

Description **Chemist I / Microscopist, San Diego, CA**

Kelly Scientific Resources, a division of Kelly Services, is currently seeking a Chemist I / Microscopist to work with a leading diagnostics company located in San Diego, CA. As a Chemist I, you will be performing staining and reading of microscope slides, and prepare of bulk solutions

**Summary:** Assists with preparation of autoimmune diagnostics immunofluorescence assay (IFA) slide, control and conjugate products in accordance with established procedures. Major duties include preparation activities for IFA controls and conjugates and the growth of cloned antigens in insect cells.

**Essential Duties and Responsibilities:**

+ Assists with the activities associated with the manufacturing of IFA control and conjugate products in accordance with written instructions and schedules.
+ Assists with the maintenance and growth of insect cells and the harvesting of various cloned antigens from these cells according to established procedures.
+ Tests IFA slide products for acceptable titer and pattern reactivity according to written Manufacturing Documents.
+ Assists with the evaluation of raw materials, in process materials and finished reagents associated with IFA slide, control and conjugate products.
+ Maintains detailed device history records, laboratory notebooks and/or any associated documentation for all manufacturing and evaluation activities in accordance with current QSR.
+ Prepares, calibrates, operates and cleans equipment used in the manufacture of IFA slide products according to SOPs.
+ Assists with experimental activities related to process validation and non-conformance investigations for IFA cell culture slide products as requested by supervisor.
+ Informs supervisor of equipment needs and other supplies required to avoid interruptions in production schedules. Informs supervisor of broken or deteriorating equipment.
+ Maintains work area and laboratory in a clean and orderly manner. Perform Friday clean-up responsibilities in a thorough and timely manner.
+ Follows established safety and environmental procedures. Reports all safety hazards immediately.
+ Other duties may be assigned.
**Job Requirements:**

+ Bachelor's degree in the biological, chemical, or related sciences.
+ 0-2 years of applicable laboratory experience.
+ Basic knowledge of biological and chemical laboratory procedures.
+ Ability to operate basic laboratory equipment Knowledge of FDA and ISO regulations.
+ Basic knowledge of computer operation with the ability to use Microsoft Word and Excel.
+ Work environment: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individual with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee regularly works with electrical and mechanical equipment, potentially biohazardous material, fumes, potentially harmful pressurized gases, chemical and extreme cold. The noise level in the work environment is usually low to moderate. Occasionally the noise level may be high for short durations.
**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*
**Apply Today!** Questions? Call 858.207.6311

*Available for purchase and administered by a designated third-party vendor

**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 relevantprojects. Our connections can lead you to innovative scientific pursuits you’ll be proud to helpadvance. We work with 95 of the Fortune 100™ companies, and found opportunities for more than 9,000scientific professionals last year.

You pursued a career in science to fuel your quest for knowledge and your desire to make the worlda 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 and connectwith us on Facebook , LinkedIn and Twitter .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females,Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and iscommitted to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunityis The Law.

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