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High Throughput Screening Associate

Kelly Services
San Diego, CA 92108
**Kelly Services is actively recruiting for a Temp-to-Hire opportunity in San Diego, CA for a High Throughput Screening Associate** **.**

**Pay: $23 26/hour**

Shift: 11am - 7:30pm

Job Summary:

Adapt existing biochemical and molecular assays to a high-throughput format. Develop SOPs for handling materials, assaying samples, organizing workflows, and managing data. Perform day-to-day operations of HTP screens to include sample prep, assaying, and preliminary data analysis. Be proactive in troubleshooting technical issues and in communicating workflow challenges to supervisor. Generate reports on screening progress and manage the ordering of supplies to ensure continuous operation of the screening workflow. Coordinate screening activities across individual projects so that all timelines are met.


+ B.S. degree in Biochemistry, Biophysics, Molecular Biology or related field with 2-5 years experience in an industrial, agricultural, or academic setting.

+ Strong understanding of protein biochemistry, enzymology and enzyme assay development. Experience with automated liquid handling and HTP screens utilizing enzymatic assays is highly desired.

+ Experience with biochemical and biophysical assays using a variety of detection methods, such as UV-vis, colorimetry, and fluorescence.

+ Practical experience with expressing proteins in E. coli and/or yeast.

+ Highly experienced at using Excel for data analysis R and/or Python is a plus.

+ Effective oral and written communication skills including preparation of technical reports, SOPs, and presentations.

+ Proactively demonstrates Openness asks questions and contributes ideas, comfortable with change and ambiguity and Conscientiousness organized and detail-oriented, focused on finishing tasks.

+ Has a strong sense of accountability and urgency.

+ Able to be independent and self-motivated, while enjoying working in a highly collaborative, dynamic, and fast-paced R&D environment.

+ Prior experience working in an agricultural biotech environment is desired but not essential.



**You should know:** Your safety matters! Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement for this job in compliance with current client and governmental policies. A Kelly recruiter will confirm and share more details with you during the interview process.

**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. (
Posted: 2022-08-01 Expires: 2022-09-01

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