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Lab Technician - Tues-Sat 2pm-10:30pm

Kelly Services
Lee's Summit, MO 64086
**Laboratory Technician**

Temporary with strong possibility of extending or converting to permanent hire

Lee's Summit, MO

Tues-Sat 2pm-10:30pm

**Basic Function and Scope of Responsibility:**

The Laboratory Technician is primarily responsible for performing laboratory tests and analyses under the direction of a lab supervisor or scientist including specimen management, specimen pipetting, instrument operation/maintenance, data entry and specimen storage with a high degree of proficiency. Follow Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs). Ensure all laboratory equipment and work areas are clean, sterile, and in proper working order. May be responsible for calibration of instruments. Conducts routine tasks as directed. Closely supervised with little latitude for independent judgment.

**Employee Responsibilities:**

+ Examine samples for validity and other requirements (sample type, volume, etc.)

+ Perform sample preparation steps which may include specimen pipetting with a high degree of accuracy and precision

+ Operate, calibrate and maintain all assigned laboratory equipment and instruments according to standard operating procedures to ensure quality results

+ Perform reagents and materials preparation for testing

+ Maintain adequate inventory of supplies, reagents and materials needed for testing

+ Document remedial action, troubleshooting, quality assurance activities and instrument maintenance

+ Adhere to established processing timelines

+ Perform data entry into the Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)

+ Label samples and deliver them to proper area(s)

+ Retrieve and re-file samples for testing

+ Properly store specimens for short term and long term storage

+ Aid laboratory personnel in cleaning duties

+ Adhere to all quality and safety standards, as well as ensuring compliance with all applicable regulatory agencies

+ Adhere to policies and protocols in the lab

+ Work closely and communicate with other lab associates to complete daily activities efficiently

+ Represent department and the organization favorably and in accordance with established Company standards and associate attributes at all times

+ Other duties as assigned by management


+ BS or BA in biological, physical, chemical or clinical laboratory science

+ Experience or formal training in working with potentially infectious human blood bodily fluids

+ Ability to work with automated and manual platforms

+ Must possess skills required for aseptic techniques

+ Intermediate level of proficiency with PC based software programs

+ Ability to read, interpret, and comply with documents such as internal SOPs, operating and maintenance instructions, and company policies

+ Position may require evening and weekend hours

+ Goal oriented, with excellent time management and organizational skills

+ Excellent interpersonal skills, with ability to interact effectively and work efficiently with people at all levels in the organization

+ Excellent verbal & written communication skills

+ Keenly attentive to detail

+ Ability to keep sensitive information confidential

+ Intermediate level of proficiency with PC based software programs, with database skills and 1 year data entry experience preferred

+ Ideal candidate would have previous experience with **PCR and Molecular Biology.**

**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/non-traditional 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 and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2020-11-11 Expires: 2020-12-12

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