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Lab Technologist - Day or Night Shift

Kelly Services
Valencia, CA 91355
PLEASE NOTE: Must be authorized to work lawfully in the United States for any employer without sponsorship.

Kelly Science & Clinical is seeking a Lab Technologist Day or Night Shift to join their team in Valencia, CA for an American global corporation focused in the business areas of diagnostics, life science research, food, environmental and industrial testing. For immediate consideration, please email your resume directly to as well as apply online.

**Lab Technologist**

**~6-Month Contract (full-time, W2)**

**Pay Rate: $25-$40.25/hour (commensurate with experience)**

**Shift/Schedule:** **Day (7:00 AM 7:00 PM) or Night (7:00 PM 7:00 AM)/3 Days & Every Other Saturday**

In order to set expectations and to the extent permitted by applicable law, please note that if an applicant is hired for this position, the applicant will be required to prove that the applicant has been fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by the date of hire, subject to any qualified religious or medical exemptions. Please note that the employer reserves its rights to mandate additional vaccine requirements at any time.

Duties & Responsibilities:

+ Perform clinical testing (in those areas for which current training and/or competency is documented) according to standard operating procedures, related to specimen handling and processing, and test analyses with limited supervision.

+ Maintain legible work records; maintains records that demonstrate that proficiency testing samples are tested in the same manner as patient specimens.

+ Adhere to the labs quality control policies and document all quality control activities.

+ Enter findings into the laboratory information systems.

+ Follow the laboratorys established policies and procedures whenever test systems are not within the lab established acceptable levels of performance.

+ Capable of identifying problems that may adversely affect test performance or reporting of test results and either must correct the problems or immediately notify the general supervisor, technical supervisor, clinical consultant, or director.

+ Document all corrective actions taken when test systems deviate from the labs established performance specifications.

+ Participate, as requested, in the training of new employees.

+ Track and, if specifically trained, perform equipment maintenance.

+ Perform other related non-clinical assays, as needed.

+ Follow instructions from supervisors.

+ Perform all job duties in a manner consistent with, laboratory, CLIA and local regulations.

+ Maintain good communication with leadership, team members and customers.

+ Follow safety, security, and the environment in all aspect of the daily activities and report any potential safety hazards to supervisors; address them immediately if possible.

+ Understand ergonomic relationship between people, equipment and working environment.

+ Other duties as assigned.

Required Qualifications:

+ Education:

+ BS, MS, or PhD with a degree in chemical, physical or biological science or medical laboratory technology OR

+ Associate Degree in laboratory science, or medical laboratory technology OR

+ High School diploma prior to April 25, 1995 AND either:

+ Graduate of MLT or CLT program OR

+ Hold a US military Medical Lab Specialist Certification

Preferred Qualifications:

+ Licensed in California as a Clinical Laboratory Scientist (CLS).

+ Certification by ASCP, ASCPi, AAB, AMT or MHE.

+ Previous experience in microbiology and virology molecular testing methods.

+ Be detail oriented, organized, with excellent verbal and written communication skills.

+ Good, accurate computer skills.

+ Able to work effectively and able to deliver on tight datelines.

Working Conditions:

+ Clinical Public Health Laboratory environment; exposure to blood borne pathogens; must wear personal protective equipment including lab coat, gloves and completely closed footwear.

+ Employee may be requested to work shifts other than daylight depending on the needs of the laboratory.

+ Weekend rotation may be required.

+ Travel is not required.

Physical Requirements:

+ While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, use a keyboard, type, and occasionally stand and move to other parts of the lab.

+ Must have manual dexterity to use lab equipment.

+ Reach above/below the shoulder, bend at the knees and waist.

+ Able to lift boxes up to 25 pounds.

Direct Reports:

+ None.

**Why Kelly:**

As a Kelly Services employee, you will have access to numerous perks, including:

+ Exposure to a variety of career opportunities as a result of our expansive network of client companies.

+ Career guides, information and tools to help you successfully position yourself throughout every stage of your career.

+ Access to more than 3,000 online training courses through our Kelly Learning Center, including accredited courses to obtain IT certifications, as well as PDU-approved courses.

+ Weekly pay.

+ Group-rate insurance options available immediately upon hire.*

**Apply today!**

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*For Onboarding: Bloodborne Pathogens Training and Hepatitis B Requirement.

**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: 2022-01-07 Expires: 2022-02-07

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