1+ months

Lab Support Specialist

Kelly Services
Rensselaer, NY 12144
**Lab Support Specialist**

Rensselaer, NY

Direct-Hire Opportunity

Full-Time, Dayshift

**Job Summary**

Perform laboratory tests, experiments, and analyses. Closely follows standard procedures in laboratory testing, evaluating various routine assay, and in performing tasks related to stability studies, sterility testing, investigating product complaints, and evaluating new and existing product. Assists in operating manufacturing equipment and systems in a lab environment along with purification product-related operations. Follow blueprints, guidelines, and/or diagrams to ensure product specifications are met. Assist in the assembly or sub-assembly of life science products and devices. Adhere to Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs) and Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs).

**MAJOR JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES (List in order of importance)**

+ Duties usually consist of making measurements, performing several routine quantitative and qualitative biological or chemical analytical tests according to standard procedures.

+ Operates purification equipment for manufacturing purposes according to established Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs).

+ Assists with experiments to develop scaled-up purification processes.

+ Provides technical support for production operations.

+ Assists with the calibration, trouble shooting, and validation of lab equipment.

+ Independently reads specifications and procedures. Requires knowledge of the processes

+ involved in documenting experiments.

+ Maintains laboratory notebook, testing records, or worksheets according to established laboratory and manufacturing procedures.

+ Perform other duties as assigned.

**QUALIFICATIONS (Education/Training, Experience and Certifications)**

+ High school diploma or GED required; associates degree or BA/BS Degree in science preferred

+ 3 -5 years equivalent experience in a laboratory setting and understanding of laboratory equipment or college degree

+ Excellent knowledge of production and manufacturing environment.

+ Knowledgeable of biological/pharmaceutical manufacturing equipment.

+ Excellent time management, communication, and organization skills

**KNOWLEDGE SKILLS AND ABILITIES (Those necessary to perform the job competently)**

+ Conform to all customer requirements for background checks, health and safety issues, security clearances and medical checkups

+ Requires knowledge in using various instruments to prepare for and perform tests

+ Strong communication skills

+ Excellent Customer Service Skills; display a professional can-do attitude

+ Perform duties with the highest regard for safety and quality

+ Ability to understand and follow site protocols, policies and procedures

+ Must be flexible, forward- thinking, motivated, and have the ability to act independently

+ Valid Drivers License

+ Must be able to lift up to 25lbs minimum

+ Basic computer skills including Microsoft Office with proficiency in Word and Excel

+ Ability to prioritize tasks and meet deadlines

+ Knowledge of company products and services

+ Problem-solving skills

**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. 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: 2020-12-23 Expires: 2021-02-25

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