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Laboratory Technician

Kelly Services
Irvine, CA 92604
Kelly Outsourcing & Consulting Group (KellyOCG), a managed solution provider and business unit of Kelly Services, Inc., is currently seeking a **Lab Technician** for a long-term engagement at one of our Global clients in **Irvine, CA.** This role is a full-time, fully benefitted position. As a KellyOCG employee you will be eligible for Medical, Dental, 401K and a variety of other benefits to choose from. You will also be eligible for paid time off, including holiday, vacation and sick/personal time. All KellyOCG employees receive annual performance reviews.


As a **Lab Technician** placed with KellyOCG, the below information describes the position and responsibilities:


**JOB SUMMARY**


+ Under general supervision conducts testing and test sampling of the clean rooms, compressed air, and microbiological quality test samples. Also, functions in the execution of more complex laboratory activities in the Microbiology Lab such as study support for sterilization validation and biocompatibility programs.


**DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES**


Under general direction and in accordance with all applicable federal, state, and local laws/regulations and clients procedures and guidelines, this position:


+ Performs in a competent manner, after training, routine tests by following the laboratory procedures and test methods.

+ Develops a competence after training of the use of laboratory instruments and equipment.

+ Works in compliance with the current manufacturing good practices (GMPs) and of laboratories (GLPs) in regards of documentation, tests and maintenance, notebooks, and data sheets, in a precise manner.

+ Initiation and participation of Laboratory Research of non-conforming laboratory tests results.

+ Collects and prepares laboratory records for evaluation following documentation good practices.

+ Performs other tasks related to the laboratory that are assigned by the management.

+ Provides support to internal, environmental and safety laboratory management.

+ Responsible for communicating business related issues or opportunities to next management level

+ Microbiological testing of clean rooms (particulates, viable air, and surfaces).

+ Microbiological testing of clean compressed air (oil mist, water vapor, viable air, and particulates).

+ Product bioburden testing.

+ Product endotoxin testing.

+ Biological Indicator (BI) testing.

+ Organize and present all testing performed (if applicable) within the microbiology lab to senior team members for review.

+ Review sterilization lot records (i.e., cycle run records, contract lab test reports, BI placement form), organize documents and submit (if applicable) to senior Microbiological Quality and Sterility Assurance team members for final review.

+ Prepare and ship product or test samples to contract testing labs as required.

+ Keep the senior team members appraised on the status of supplies in the microbiological laboratory. In addition, notify Microbiological Quality and Sterility Assurance leadership of faulty or damaged testing equipment. Interacts directly with vendors of supplies and equipment.

+ Assist the with validation or special projects as required.

+ Generate nonconformances (NCRs) and assist, as directed, in the investigation of NCRs. Complete NCR follow-up testing documentation for review of Microbiological Quality and Sterility Assurance leadership.

+ Provide input to Microbiological Quality and Sterility Assurance leadership for process improvement ideas related to the testing of clean rooms, support systems and product.

+ Performs other duties assigned as needed.


**EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION**


+ 0-2 years of experience with good knowledge of company operations, quality standards and GMP regulations of a medical device or pharmaceutical company; BS Degree in a biological science, biochemistry, chemistry, physical science, or a related field of study is preferred.


**REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES, CERTIFICATIONS/LICENSES and AFFILIATIONS**


+ Possess broad understanding of the English language and show the ability for oral and written communication in that language.

+ Demonstrated knowledge of manufacturing principles and practices, and procedures

+ Knowledge of specific business practices and software and software applications

+ Able to enter data on spread sheet and database applications

+ Ability to communicate effectively with a diverse supplier/vendor base

+ Ability to work cooperatively with coworkers and the public

+ Preferred experience maintaining laboratory ordering and inventory

+ Preferred experience in the Medical Device industry or medical field

+ Preferred experience in conducting Product endotoxin testing (LAL)

+ Preferred experience in conducting Environmental Monitoring testing of environmentally controlled environments

+ Preferred experience in conducting Growth Promotion testing and Medial Stability studies

+ Able to work overtime or weekend work (as needed).

+ Ability to work in a special environment such as a clean room.

+ Ability to wear protective garb such as lab or clean room gowns

+ To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill and ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions


Please send your resumes: erlin.golubski@kellyservices.com


**Why Kelly** **** **?**


The Managed Solutions practice within Kelly Outsourcing and Consulting Group (KellyOCG ) is one focus within the full array of Kelly Services workforce solutions.


Kelly Services has transformed from the staffing industry pioneer to a leading workforce solutions provider. KellyOCG is the distinguished outsourcing and consulting segment of Kelly Services, known for applying a forward-looking approach that enables companies to make strategic workforce planning decisions that impact their business and competitive advantage.


The Managed Solutions practice area of KellyOCG is dedicated to partnering with clients to architect and implement solutions that put them in a position to meet their operational obligation to their organization and freedom to focus on their more strategic business needs.


**AboutKelly Services** ****


As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to have a role in managing employment opportunities for more than one million workers around the globe. We employ 550,000 of these individuals directly with the remaining workers engaged through our talent supply chain network of supplier partners. Revenue in 2015 was $5.5 billion. Visit kellyservices.com and connect with us on Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/kellyservices) , LinkedIn (http://www.linkedin.com/company/kellyservices) and Twitter (https://twitter.com/kellyservices) .


Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females, Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. (https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm)

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Posted: 2022-05-06 Expires: 2022-06-06

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