1+ months

Laboratory Technician (Microbiology)

Kelly Services
Portland, OR 97240
Kelly Science is excited to be hiring a temporary **Lab Technician** for a 3-month assignment with a local food manufacturing company in SW Portland. The **Lab Tech** will be responsible for analyzing and recording all product specifications and bacterial information obtained from samples including; micro plating on petri film, running composition testing equipment, and performing quality checks on product.

**Schedule** : M-F 4AM- 12:30PM


+ Ensuring all samples are provided by each department including cultured, ice cream, mixes / blends, ingredients, and fluid milk.

+ Plating samples in the proper dilutions and reading after incubation, making sure that product bacterial counts meet standards.

+ Testing pre-samples and finished products for butter fats and total solids to ensure that the product meets proper specifications.

+ Coordinating with QA department and initiating product holds if problems arise in the final product results.

+ Performing shelf life testing.

+ Documenting and recording all product results and submitting paperwork to QA department manager.

+ Writing up COAs for clients.

+ Submitting state samples and sending various samples to third party laboratories.

+ Sanitizing and cleaning lab equipment and benches to ensure product samples are sanitary.

**Minimum Qualifications:**

+ Bachelors Degree in microbiology, food science, or related life science field.

+ Knowledge of Food Safety programs (HACCP, GMP, SOPS, SSOPs)

+ Previous experience working with dairy products preferred

**Qualified Candidates Apply Today for Immediate Consideration!**

**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. 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
Posted: 2020-07-10 Expires: 2020-08-15

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