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Laboratory Technician

Kelly Services
Elkhart, IN 46516
Kelly Scientific is looking for an entry level **Laboratory Technician** in **Elkhart, IN** .


**Temp to Hire**


**Compensation:** $18/hour


**Shift:** M-F 1 st shift


This candidate will perform requested diagnostic assays on customer **plant samples** in their ISO/IEC 17025:2005 accredited Testing Services Laboratory.


**The applicant is expected to become proficient in the following areas:**


Serological technologies including ELISA, ImmunoBlot, and Lateral Flow Strip

Molecular technologies including PCR, Real-time PCR, Nucleic Acid Hybridization, and Isothermal Amplification

High throughput processing of varied quantities of samples using multiple technologies

Contents and application of companys product catalog and products from other companies

Microsoft Office, including Access, and Excel

Core team responsibilities:

Prepare representative working tissue samples and purified extracts

Prepare dilutions of test reagents and stock buffer solutions

Assign preliminary diagnoses to customer samples based on test results

Create and maintain computerized files and hardcopies of customer records

Help maintain chemical inventory and disposable laboratory supplies

Help maintain overall lab cleanliness and organization

Support companys Quality Management System by strictly adhering to quality policies


**Requirements:**

2 to 4 years of college education in biology or related field, plant science preferred


+ Must have experience working with plants in undergrad courses or through work experience


Basic laboratory experience (use of mass balance, pH meter, pipette, centrifuge)

General understanding of serological and molecular theory

Strong math skills (must be able to prepare a serial dilution)

Strong organizational, written and communication skills, Detail-oriented

A stellar attendance record

The physical ability to perform required bench work

The physical ability to use a pipette or similar device for long periods of time

Must be flexible to starting and ending shift times based on sample volume & customer demand



The optimal candidate is a self-motivated and detail-oriented team player. Multitasking and the ability to focus on consistently changing priorities and responsibilities are crucial.



**Sound like you? Apply now!**


**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: 2021-05-10 Expires: 2021-07-08

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