22 days old

Laboratory Technician

Kelly Services
Summit, NJ 07901
Kelly Services is hiring 3 Lab Technicians for one of our pharmaceutical clients in Summit NJ.

+ contract until end of the year

+ Seeking to fill 3 positions. 2 x 7am-7pm (Day Time) & 1 x 7pm-7am(Night Time)

+ $25-30/hr


Work shift is a 12-hour Pitman schedule from 7AM-7PM & 7PM-7AM. The Pitman schedule uses 4 teams (crews) and 2 twelve-hour shifts to provide 24/7 coverage. It consists of a 2-week cycle where each team works 2 consecutive shifts, followed by 2 days off duty, works 3 consecutive shifts, followed by 2 days off duty, works 2 consecutive shifts, followed by 3 days off duty. Two teams are assigned day shifts while the other two are assigned night shifts. On any given day, one team is on the day shift, one team is on the night shift, and two teams are off duty. Personnel are assigned to either day or night shifts for the 2-week cycle and work an average 42 hours per week.

**Position Overview:**

The Laboratory Services Associate Specialist supports the successful operation of facility, laboratory and business functions at multi-use sites through interaction with internal customers and external service providers. With direct supervision and limited autonomy, the incumbent in this role carries out routine tasks and functions impacting their functional area, and may participate in collaborative department efforts through assigned tasks. Work is focused on the completion of daily tasks with limited visibility to long term project work. The individual uses basic analytical skills to recognize potential problems, and may exercise some judgment to develop solutions to routine issues, but generally reports problems to solicit support from their immediate supervisor to team members. As a supporting team member, the incumbent interacts with their immediate supervisor and personnel within their own work group to achieve team goals while beginning to navigate and develop relationships outside the immediate organization. Training opportunities available.

**Essential Functions:**

Provides site laboratory services to ensure optimal function, safety and condition at primary site; and may provide supplemental support to satellite sites, as needed

Receive and verify incoming chemical and supplies

Properly inventory, bar-code, deliver, and store chemical products and supplies

Pick-up of properly packaged chemical and medical waste as required

Ensure OSHA, NFPA, local safety and environmental regulatory compliance and security standards in the storage of chemicals and waste

Maintain stocks of standard lab supplies, chemicals/reagents, gas cylinders, etc.

Maintain cleanliness of all Laboratory Services areas, including waste areas, etc.

Maintain and update MSDS records as required

Perform spill clean ups of chemicals and other hazardous waste when required. Also perform decontamination processes

Perform inspections of Emergency Showers, Eye Wash, spill kits, and various other safety points as required. Assist with implementation of corrective actions

Participate in and maintain required training including but not limited to FDA, NJDEP/EPA, DOT/IATA, RCRA hazardous waste, and OSHA

Pick-up, coordinate, package and prepare sample and chemical shipments

Change out compressed gas cylinders and liquid gas dewars. Such as nitrogen, carbon dioxide, argon, air, etc.

**Skills/Knowledge Required:**

Minimum 1-2 years in the Lab Services, Facilities, Shipping and Receiving operations

Must be able to work weekends and holidays as needed

Experience in a GMP related environment is a plus

Environmental Health and Safety Knowledge a plus

Hazardous waste spill response and cleanup experience a plus

Knowledge of DOT/IATA and other EHS related regulations

Experience working in a laboratory environment, preferably in the pharmaceutical industry

Good understanding of chemical safety information and storage, chemical and medical waste storage and EH&S procedures in the workplace

Experience with shipping and receiving procedures, and reconciliation procedures

Experience with compressed gas cylinders and Cryogenic liquid dewars

Understanding of stock room and inventory processes

Basic computer skills (Word, Excel, Microsoft Office)

Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills

Work order and preventative maintenance system program knowledge a plus

Resourceful at information gathering and self-sufficient

Ability to work under pressure and meet strict deadlines

Certifications in DOT, IATA, OSHA HazWOPER 24 or 40-Hour, Forklift, GHS, or other professional certificates a plus

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

As a worker today, its up to you to take charge of your career and look for opportunities to learn, grow, and achieve your potential. Helping you find whats next is what were all about. We know whats going on in the evolving world of workjust ask the nearly 500,000 people we employ each year. Connecting with us means getting the support, guidance, and opportunities needed to take your career where you may have never imagined.

**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.

Posted: 2020-10-09 Expires: 2020-11-09

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