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Laboratory Assistant (no lab experience required)

Kelly Services
Malvern, PA 19355
**Laboratory Support Technician**


Malvern, PA


The Lab Support Technician prepares and weighs samples for testing and analysis. May setup and conduct tests, assays, and other protocols under the direction of a laboratory services manager, researcher, or scientist. Follow Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and Good Laboratory Practices (GLPs). Ensure all laboratory equipment and work areas are clean, sterile, and in proper working order.


* This site requires associates to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. **


Qualifications:


+ HS Diploma or GED Equivalent required; Associates degree preferred

+ 1-2 years required experience in a customer facing or laboratory environment

+ Spill containment training, IATA, DOT, IMDG and OSHA Right to Know a plus

+ Previous experience working in a GMP facility a plus

+ Must be customer focused and have demonstrated customer service skills, and the interpersonal skills to manage/support/work various levels of personnel at the customer site

+ Must possess strong organizational skills and demonstrate the ability to multi-task; meeting deadlines as needed

+ Have the ability to work both independently and as part of a team


Responsibilities:


+ Completes routine laboratory procedures such as but not limited to preparation of solvents, buffers, resins, reagent solutions, media prep, mixing of chemicals, etc.

+ Reports timely and accurate test results according to laboratory policies and procedures

+ Routine maintenance of lab equipment and troubleshooting.

+ Stores chemicals properly, disposes of chemical waste, adheres to safety procedures, and participates in safety programs.

+ Manages inventory, maintains, processes, and orders laboratory supplies including glassware, and chemicals for biotech/pharmaceutical processes.

+ Maintains records utilizing electronic laboratory notebooks (eLNs).

+ Maintains files, tracks orders, and processes shipping requests.

+ Tracks and documents chemical usage and inventory.

+ Glass wash and restocking, chemical repacking, cylinder delivery and pickup, managing dry ice and liquid nitrogen dispensing, and waste disposal.

+ Maintains clean room to prevent contamination and integrity of production.

+ Calibrate balances and pH meters.

+ Clean and prepare dissolution baths and sonicators.

+ Inspect laboratory safety stations.

+ Other duties as assigned.


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:


+ 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 25 lbs

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

+ Ability to prioritize tasks and meet deadlines

+ Knowledge of our products and services

+ Problem-solving skills


Environmental Working Conditions & Physical Effort


+ The work environment characteristics and physical effort described here are representative of those an associate encounter while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

+ Typically works in a laboratory or production environment with adequate lighting and ventilation and a normal range of temperature and noise level

+ Associates use both hands for repetitive actions such as grasping and manipulating as well as both feet for repetitive movement operating foots controls. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus

+ The associate is required to stand and walk for the majority of the working day. The physical requirements of the job are for associates to talk, hear, bend/stoop, squat, crawl, climb height, reach above shoulder height, crouch, kneel, balance, and push/pull. Furthermore, the job requires associates to lift/carry/push or pull up to 25 pounds with or without assistance.


**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. (https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm)
Posted: 2021-10-06 Expires: 2021-11-06

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Kelly Services
Malvern, PA 19355

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