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Lab Assistant

Kelly Services
Portland, OR 97240
Kelly Science & Clinical is excited to be hiring a Laboratory Assistant for a leading contract testing lab in NW Portland! The Lab Assistant will be responsible for providing high quality microbiology and DNA testing support by leading the continuous flow of samples and maintenance of laboratory equipment and environment!


+ Perform sample preparation providing representative sample for DNA and Allergen analyses.

+ Archive tested samples with expiration dates displayed prominently on the box and dispose of samples accordingly.

+ Wash and clean the glassware used in the laboratory and keep the work areas neat and clean to avoid cross contamination.

+ Maintain and calibrate general laboratory equipment associated with daily work activities

+ Prepare required reagents or solvents

+ Assist the DNA Technologists with those samples that require special preparation for DNA extraction

+ Troubleshooting of equipment problems and performing minor repairs; notifying supervisor of issues that require external repair


+ Associates Degree in Biology, Chemistry, Microbiology, Biotechnology, or relevant field.

+ 1 year of experience working in a lab setting (academic experience acceptable)

**Interested Candidates:**

+ **Apply for Immediate Consideration**

+ **Schedule and interview with Matt**

+ **Email Matt with any questions. Please be sure to include which job you are interested in.** ****

**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: 2021-11-15 Expires: 2021-12-16

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