15 days old

Laboratory Associate

Kelly Services
Austin, TX 78703
Kelly is hiring a **Laboratory Associate** for one of our medical device clients in **Austin, TX.**

+ During training the shift will be Monday Thursday 8am-6pm but may be changed to Mon-Fri 8 hours post training to meet the business need. If converted to full time employee shift would likely change to 4334 with 12 hour shifts.

+ 1 year contract with possibility of extension/conversion

+ $17/hr

**Position Summary:**

The Laboratory Associate will perform support tasks necessary to ensure the timely release of product in one or more of the laboratories: Biology, Environmental, Chemical or Incoming (BQ/EQ/CQ//IQ).

Perform daily tasks to prepare the laboratory for product testing and ensure the laboratory is returned to ready condition at the end of the work day. Perform simple clerical duties such as ordering, data entry and assisting with the flow of paperwork in the laboratory.

**Essential Duties & Responsibilities:**

Daily room inspection, glassware cleaning and restocking, ordering and tracking of supplies, maintaining inventory levels, hazardous waste removal, sample pick up and log in, filing, material recycling, and routine SOP and batch record edits.

Database entry, ensuring accurate records to facilitate the tracking and trending of invalid data (DID), investigations, and Laboratory KPI data.

Assist all laboratories by ensuring that the work areas remain stocked and organized and by handling paperwork flow as directed by the area supervisor or senior technician.

Interface with other departments on a regular basis regarding sample receipt and the reporting/recording of testing data. (Not limited to MQ and IQ; will also deal with manufacturing, validations and maintenance).

Adhere to cGMPs, SOPs and plant policies/guidelines.

Prepare test equipment and reagents.

Proactively support laboratory safety and GMP/GLP practices.

Resolve problems encountered such as: missing samples or paperwork, release deadlines, ordering delays and schedule conflicts.

The individual will generate data from standard reports which will be used to track and trend laboratory events such as release rates, invalidated data or laboratory investigations.

Perform other related duties as assigned or required.

**Knowledge, Skills & Qualifications:**

Must be able to read, write and understand English and have basic computer skills including Microsoft Word and Excel.

Must be able to communicate effectively with personnel from other departments and to recognize job related problems as they occur.

Must be able to use simple mathematics (add, subtract, multiply, divide) to solve routine problems.

Must be organized and take initiative; responding quickly to laboratory needs as they arise.

Must have time management skills/judgment to be able to deal with multiple tasks at one time.

**Education and Experience:**

High School Diploma or equivalent.

0-3 Years' Experience in plant environment. Previous laboratory experience is preferred.

**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: 2021-09-03 Expires: 2021-10-04

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