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Clinical Lab Assistant, 3rd Shift, San Diego, CA

Kelly Services
La Jolla, CA 92037
Kelly Scientific is seeking to hire **Clinical Laboratory Associate Scientist** , San Diego, CA.


This individual will be a key contributor in the laboratory processing, development, experimentation, and management of innovative multi-omic assays for novel applications in Oncology.


**Direct Hire Opportunity.**


**Stock Options**


**Multiple Shifts**


**Additional compensation for weekend and holidays.**


**Key Duties and Responsibilities**


+ Help execute multi-omic assay technologies, SOPs, and laboratory workflows used to analyze samples, including isolation of nucleic acids DNA/RNA from banked biospecimens and QC.

+ Handle biospecimens in a molecular diagnostic setting with separate areas of pre-PCR and post-PCR procedures rooms.

+ Conduct next-generation sequencing NGS -based analyses of DNA and other biomarkers.

+ Support sample accessioning, processing and storage workflow.

+ Operate high-throughput liquid handler to handle large cohorts of samples.

+ Perform quality control and quality assurance procedures, and tracking and managing data within our LIMS and Confluence systems.

+ Operate under the direction of the Head of Assay Development.


**Requirement**


+ Meticulous recordkeeping, excellent attention to detail, and the ability to multi-task and be flexible with assignments and schedules.

+ BS and/or MS or equivalent industry experience in molecular biology, biochemistry, genetics, chemistry, or a closely related field.

+ 1-4 years of experience in a high-complexity molecular diagnostics laboratory setting in industry or academia.

+ Broad knowledge of molecular biology techniques, including general nucleic acid extraction DNA/RNA , sample QC on Tape station, Bioanalyzer or Qubit.

+ Experience with sample accessioning and processing workflow.

+ Hands-on proficiency in managing technology transfer requirements, including guard-banding, stability studies, and in-process quality control.

+ Experience with physically separated pre-PCR and Post-PCR workflow for molecular diagnostics.

+ Excellent time management, project management, multitasking and organizational skills


**Preferred**


+ Experience with PCR library preparation for next generation sequencing and sequencing platforms including Illumina NextSeq and NovaSeq.

+ Experience with handling blood plasma samples and cell-free nucleic acids.

+ Understanding of basic molecular biology concept such as basis of the human genome, cancer genomics, cancer biology and cell biology.

+ Ability to design for automated platforms in plate-based, low-volume formats and/or microfluidics and experience working with automated liquid handlers.

+ Practical knowledge of LIMS/database query tools.


**Skill**


conducting quantitative-PCR.


**For immediate consideration, apply today.**


**Questions? Email: mahr892@kellyservices.com**


**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. (https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm)

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Posted: 2021-04-23 Expires: 2021-05-29

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