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Laboratory Technician (Modesto, CA)

Kelly Services
Modesto, CA 95357
Laboratory Technician, Modesto, CA

3 month contract


+ Sets-up data collection computer and prepares samples for sensory evaluation.

+ Supports training events fielded by the Products Insight Sensory Operations department.

+ Sets-up bench-tastings; performs clean-up after the tastings.

+ Creates labels and label samples.

+ Enters evaluation data into SIMS or Excel databases.

+ Prepares and delivers samples for analytical analysis in timely while preventing contamination or loss of samples.

+ Prepares and ships wines/supplies to internal facilities and third party locations.

+ Facilitates the picking-up and dumping of wine/empty glass bottles on a weekly basis.

+ Maintains all supplies required for sensory laboratory.

+ Cleans and ensures the general up-keep of the sensory laboratory.

+ Enter wines into Database.

+ Provides back up to the procurement function.

+ Must maintain satisfactory attendance, to include timeliness.

+ Conduct daily health checks for employees, visitors, and temporary employees asking questions and checking temperature using an external infrared thermometer.


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


+ High school diploma or GED plus 2 years of laboratory assistant experience.

+ Required to lift and move up to 30 lbs.

+ Skilled in the use of MS Word, and MS Excel at an intermediate level.


+ Associate's degree in chemistry, food science, biology, or chemical engineering plus 1 year of laboratory experience.

+ Experience reading and comprehending simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos.

+ Strong oral and written communication skills.

+ Experience effectively presenting information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.

+ Type 35-40 wpm.

+ Skilled in adding, subtracting, multiplying and dividing in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.

+ Experience solving practical problems and dealing with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.

+ Experience interpreting a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule form.

+ Read, write, speak and understand the English language.

+ Experience in food and beverage industry is a plus.

**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/non-traditional 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 and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2020-10-09 Expires: 2020-11-09

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Laboratory Technician (Modesto, CA)

Kelly Services
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