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Laboratory Technician - San Diego, CA

Kelly Services
San Diego, CA 92108
**Laboratory Technician - San Diego, CA**

Description: This is an immediate opening for a Research Associate in Cell Biology. The selected candidate will participate in the application to develop new traits in plants, focusing on the cell biology aspects. This position is to help while someone is out on leave for 2 months but strong possibility to extend longer and help with other tasks.

Work Schedule: M-F 1pm -9pm

Requirements: B.Sc. or working towards a degree in biology, or previous experience in plant biotechnology, plant physiology or related fields.

Role responsibilities:

+ Conduct experiments involving plant cell and tissue culture protoplast techniques, somatic embryogenesis, suspension cultures, shoot regeneration, micropropagation and DNA delivery methods.

+ Investigate, create and develop new methods and technologies for project advancement and to further understand the cellular processes involved in the application of Cibus proprietary technology.

+ Utilize scientific literature to design experiments and improve methods

+ Perform quantitative analysis, prepare technical reports, protocols, written and oral presentations.

+ Participate in the preparation and improvement of SOPs.

Knowledge, experience, skills:

+ Experience working with aseptic techniques, cell and tissue cultures.

+ Familiarity with microscopy, microphotography, imaging software, and cytometry is desirable.

+ Basic knowledge and experience with RTDS and plant protoplast/cell culture methods and in vitro plant regeneration systems is a plus.

Core capabilities:

+ Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

+ Strong organizational and motivational skills, accurate record keeping, and attention to detail.

+ Able to use judgment and make routine recommendations for resolving problems in moderately complex assignments.

+ Highly proficient in Excel and MS Office suite. MS Access or other database experience a plus.

+ Manage multiple tasks while meeting deadlines.

+ Able to follow SOPs and perform troubleshooting on procedures.

+ Ability to adapt to minor changes in routine to achieve objectives

**For immediate consideration apply today!**

**Questions? Please reach out to Dustin at**

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

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**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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