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Chemistry Technician

Kelly Services
Sunnyvale, CA 94086
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**Chemistry Technician**

We are proud to offer an exciting temp opportunity to work at a Molecular Diagnostics Company.

**Full Time, 1 year Temp Opportunity**

**Multiple openings with current shifts available.**

**5 days a week (8 hours a day), must work both Saturdays and Sundays with 2 weekdays off:**

+ **$22/hr - Day shift - 6 am to 2:30 pm**

+ **$24/hr - Swing shift - 2:00 pm to 10:30 pm**

+ **$26/hr - Night shift - 10:00 pm to 6:30 am**


Entry level position 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 basic analytical skills or scientific methods or operational processes to perform straightforward activities with close 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: 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 testing

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

+ Monitor equipment and inform leads or management of any issues

+ Maintain laboratory housekeeping including reagent and equipment inventory levels

+ Recognize issues and defects and escalate accordingly

+ Recommend improvement ideas that will positively affect production efficiency, quality and safety


**Education and Experience:**

+ High School degree (or equivalent experience) with 1-2 years of related work experience OR

+ AA or Technical Trade Degree with 0-1 years of work experience

**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

**Physical requirements/abilities:**

+ Must be able to lift 25 Lb Must be able to stand for several hours. Work may involve repetitive arm/wrist motions

+ Ability to transport heavy materials up to 400 Lb with the appropriate machine or equipment assist

+ Ability to work in a controlled environment


+ 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

**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 (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). 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. (

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Posted: 2021-09-29 Expires: 2021-10-30

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