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Laboratory Technician

Kelly Services
Menlo Park, CA 94025
**Title:** Clinical Lab Technician



**Must have experience with Next Generation Sequencing and experience in a CLIA environment**



**Direct Hire: $28/hr**



**Shift:** 2:00-10:30pm



**Job** **Description:**



Our Client seeking an experienced Laboratory Technician to join their growing and dynamic team. This is an excellent opportunity to directly contribute to the overall success of the company. A global leader in gene therapy and molecular diagnostics, our is pioneering personalized medicine for eye care. With headquarters located in Menlo Park, CA and operations in Korea, Japan, China and the UK, the company was named a 2016 Technology Pioneer by the World Economic Forum based on their potential to impact global health.



The Laboratory Technician provides support in a licensed clinical CLIA laboratory; receives and processes specimens; assists with testing procedures, operates automated and semi-automated test equipment, performs instrument maintenance and troubleshooting.





**Essential Functions Pre-Analytical.**




+ Participates in opening specimen shipments and organizing samples for testing.

+ Inspects and documents samples upon receipt for testing acceptability per Standard Operating Procedure SOP.

+ Accessions test requisitions.

+ Organizes patient specimen and assay records for testing Analytical.

+ Assists the CLS with quantitative and qualitative analyses procedures through laboratory bench supply set up, reagent retrieval, vortexing, and centrifuging General.

+ Prepares and files laboratory specimens and appropriate documents for storage.

+ Manages, orders, distributes, and stocks supplies.

+ Inventories and labels laboratory reagents.

+ Maintains laboratory equipment.

+ Monitors and records temperatures.

+ Follows all safety procedures and policies.

+ Records and directs client inquiries to the appropriate personnel or department.





**Work Environment:**



This job operates in a professional office environment and a clinical lab environment. Physical Demands Must be able to climb stairs, be able to lift up to 20 pounds, regularly sit, speak and hear, and perform climbing, standing, stooping, twisting, lifting, and other physical movements to perform job. This job operates in a professional office environment and a clinical lab environment.





**Preferred Education and Experience:**




+ Bachelors Degree Preferred

+ Working experience in a CLIA lab environment.

+ Understanding of local, state, and federal, including HIPAA Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act regulations.

+ Ideal candidate has 1 to 2 years of Next Generation Sequencing NGS experience from a commercial laboratory.





**Additional Eligibility Qualifications:**




+ Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

+ Must demonstrate good judgment and decision-making capabilities.

+ Must be a resourceful and independent thinker.

+ Excellent computer skills





**Work Authorization:**



Individual must be authorized to work in the U.S. and be able to travel abroad as necessary. Employment may also be contingent upon drug screen, background verification, and skills test if necessary. Other Duties Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.






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



With Kelly, youll have access to some of the worlds highest regarded scientific organizationsproviding you with opportunities to work on todays most challenging, research-intensive, and relevant projects. Our connections can lead you to innovative scientific pursuits youll be proud to help advance. We work with 90 of the Fortune 100 companies and found opportunities for more than 10,000 scientific professionals last year.


You pursued a career in science to fuel your quest for knowledge and your desire to make the world a better place. Let Kelly fuel your careerconnect with us today.




**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. 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. at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm
Posted: 2019-07-29 Expires: 2019-11-21

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