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Laboratory Technician

Kelly Services
Lenexa, KS 66219
Kelly Science is the worlds most recognized brand in Scientific Staffing with more than 100 locations in the North America, Europe, and the Pacific Rim. Kelly is currently hiring in the Kansas City area for multiple **Laboratory Technicians** ! This is a great opportunity to gain hands-on experience in vaccine production and tissue culture. The need for this position is urgent so apply now for immediate consideration!


**$4500 Total Sign-on Bonus**


**Job Function:**


To assist in the tissue and viral culture of Chicken Embryo Fibroblast cells for Marek's Disease vaccine production in a clean room environment. Marek's Disease is a highly contagious, often fatal, malignancy of poultry.


**Job Responsibilities:**


+ Adhere to and follow all aseptic technique procedures in the laboratory

+ Perform tissue culture using roller bottle tissue culture vessel technique

+ Follow all standard operating procedures for proper tissue culture

+ Maintain proper documentation of all procedures completed in the laboratory

+ Maintain a knowledge and understanding of basic cell tissue and viral culture

+ Assist in the preparation of growth media and cryoprotectant media

+ Assist with daily routine work in maintenance of lab cleanliness and organization

+ Help with the placing of filled ampoules on cryogenic vial canes

+ Other various laboratory duties as assigned


**Qualifications:**


+ Bachelors degree in biological science or related field preferred; Associates or High School Diploma with experience will be considered

+ 0-2 years of laboratory experience preferred

+ Great written and verbal communication skills

+ Computer literacy (Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, etc. )

+ Ability to bend, squat, twist and fine motor skills required

+ Ability to lift 30lbs (carboys of growth medium)

+ Ability to stand and walk for long periods

+ Comfortable with full clean room gowning


**Pay:** $18/hr (pay increase to $19/hr when hired)


**Shift:** Rotating day shifts with one weekend shift required per month


**Duration:** Temp-to-hire contract (temp period typically 30 days)


**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. (https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm)
Posted: 2022-04-29 Expires: 2022-05-30

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