19 days old

Instrument Technician

Kelly Services
Menlo Park, CA 94025
Instrument Technician, San Carlos, CA

Direct Hire

This person is responsible for completing instrument upgrades, testing, and refurbishment activities for R&D and Production equipment.


+ Support liquid handling robotic systems

+ Instrument equipment performance testing, preventative maintenance activities, and complete feasibility testing of new/custom components

+ Execute configuration/testing/QC protocols on incoming receivable devices and subsystem components

+ Provide feedback to internal teams to address failure points and make system reliability improvements

+ Assist the Support team as needed to maximize responsiveness and streamline troubleshooting in the field

+ Assist with the companys Quality process improvement initiatives

+ Support logistics activities as needed to ensure proper products and finished goods ship on time as well as provide feedback on proper inventory levels to minimize scrap and maximize customer uptime

+ Provide support on special projects, working with internal business partners, and account stakeholders. This may require learning new systems and process functionality with the support of the company to identify, communicate, and incorporate enhancements into the project(s)

+ Manage instrument sub-component configuration/quality as well as maintain spare parts inventory


+ Bachelors degree in Electrical, Mechanical, or Biomedical Engineering and/or Life Sciences emphasis preferred

+ Associate's degree required

+ Hands-on technical experience is a must - preferably in biotech / life science/robotics

+ Strong mechanical hardware skills- we utilize Liquid Handlers, thermocyclers, and sequencing devices regularly so having experience fixing robotics and/or computer/networking hardware is valuable.

+ Ability and drive to learn new systems, protocols, skills and best practices

+ Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. and stand on feet for periods of time

**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: 2021-10-04 Expires: 2021-11-04

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