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Manufacturing/Laboratory Associate - URGENT NEED

Kelly Services
Wilsonville, OR 97070
PLEASE NOTE: Must be authorized to work lawfully in the United States for any employer without sponsorship.

Kelly Science & Clinical is seeking a Manufacturing/Laboratory Associate to join their team in Wilsonville, OR for a public company based in South San Francisco that manufactures synthetic DNA and DNA products for customers in a wide range of industries. For immediate consideration, please email your resume directly to as well as apply online.

**Manufacturing Associate**

**Direct Hire (full-time W2)**

**Pay Rate: TBD (commensurate with experience)**

+ 10% Differential Pay Applies to Any Night Shift

+ 5% Differential Pay Applies for Saturday or Sunday Shifts

+ Double Pay Applies to Holidays (*see list of company observed holidays)

**Possible Shifts (day & night)*:**

+ Shift 1A (day): Sunday Wednesday/Sunday Tuesday, 7:00 AM 7:00 PM, 12H Day/3D/4D Alt Work Week with 1 Weekend Day

+ Shift 1B (day): Wednesday Saturday/Thursday Saturday, 7:00 AM 7:30 PM, 12H Day/3D/4D Alt Work Week with 1 Weekend Day

+ Shift 2A (night): Sunday Wednesday/Sunday Tuesday, 7:00 PM 7:30 AM, 12H Day/3D/4D Alt Work Week with 1 Weekend Day

+ Shift 2B (night): Wednesday Saturday/Thursday Saturday, 7:00 PM 7:30 AM, 12H Day/3D/4D Alt Work Week with 1 Weekend Day

We are looking for motivated, enthusiastic individuals to join our Twist Bioscience Operations team in Wilsonville, OR. The Manufacturing Associate, Gene Production, will produce various DNA and plasmid products, focusing on molecular and cellular biology, as well as running analytic techniques in the high-throughput/highly automated lab according to established SOPs, along with working with sensitive equipment and following good manufacturing practices. Candidates must also be a team player, neat and highly organized, able to work in a cleanroom environment and foster safe work practices.

The Manufacturing Associate will perform basic reagent handling, chemistry and molecular biology workflows in a highly automated, high-throughput manner and will be responsible for the manufacture and analysis of a variety of custom DNA based intermediates and products across Twist Biosciences proprietary process workflow to meet the Twist production forecast and timelines.

The ideal candidate will be driven and will do what it takes to keep manufacturing on track in a fast-paced start-up environment. The Manufacturing Associate will be responsible for the production of custom gene-based products and/or various intermediates according to established SOPs and complete manufacturing batch records to contribute to the daily production schedule.

Roles & Responsibilities (include but are not limited to):

+ Manufacture high quality custom products in a high throughput MFG lab according to established SOPs.

+ Operate laboratory equipment and liquid handling robots such as Hamilton Stars, bioanalyzers, centrifuges, sealers, thermocyclers, spectrometers, Illumina Next-Gen sequencers, etc.).

+ Effectively use molecular and cell biology processes and techniques, especially PCR, DNA quantitation, purification and cloning.

+ Maintain thorough, accurate and detailed documentation of all work performed using existing document templates and software applications.

+ Update and write work instructions and documentation.

+ Work independently and in a safe manner.

+ Pay great attention to details and perform consistent work without excessive supervision.

+ Help Leads and Supervisors with troubleshooting and the handling of process deviations. Package and/or organize products for shipping.

+ Work according to Good Manufacturing and ISO practices. Learn, adopt and promote lean manufacturing concepts.

+ Complete all the daily assigned tasks to keep the manufacturing schedule on track and report back to Lead and Supervisor.

What Youll Bring to the Team:

+ Relevant experience that can indicate success in a high throughput, fast pace laboratory manufacturing environment.

+ Associate or bachelors degree in biology, chemistry or related field is desirable.

+ Familiarity or prior experience in a manufacturing and/or a laboratory environment is highly desirable.

+ Good written and verbal skills are critical.

+ Good computer skills (Excel, Word, Atlassian, etc.) and the ability to quickly learn new software applications.

+ Ability to pay great attention to details.

Working Conditions:

+ The work will be performed in a very dynamic laboratory team environment.

+ It is a controlled laboratory environment.

+ Must be able to stand for long periods of time while performing duties.

+ Must be able to work safely with chemicals and hazardous materials.

+ Must be able to lift up to 20 lbs.

+ Must be able to work outside of regular work hours/work a flexible shift as needed.

Please indicate shift preferences in your application:

Possible Shifts:

+ SHIFT 1A: Sunday-Wednesday/Sunday-Tuesday 7AM-7PM 12h day/3d/4d alt work week with 1 weekend day

+ SHIFT 1B: Wednesday-Saturday/Thursday-Saturday 7AM-7:30PM 12h day/3d/4d alt work week with 1 weekend day

+ SHIFT 2A: Sunday-Wednesday/Sunday-Tuesday 7PM-7:30AM 12h day/3d/4d alt work week with 1 weekend day

+ SHIFT 2B: Wednesday-Saturday/Thursday-Saturday 7PM-7:30AM 12h day/3d/4d alt work week with 1 weekend day

About Twist Bioscience:

Twist Bioscience synthesizes genes from scratch, known as writing DNA. Just as children learn to both read and write, the next phase of development for the genomics revolution is the ability to write DNA.

At Twist Bioscience, we work in service of people who are changing the world for the better. In fields such as health care, agriculture, industrial chemicals and data storage, our unique silicon-based DNA Synthesis Platform provides precision at a scale that is otherwise unavailable to our customers.

Twist Bioscience Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Twist Bioscience Corporation provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic characteristics, or any other category protected by law.

**Why Kelly:**

As a Kelly Services employee, you will have access to numerous perks, including:

+ Exposure to a variety of career opportunities as a result of our expansive network of client companies.

+ Career guides, information and tools to help you successfully position yourself throughout every stage of your career.

+ Access to more than 3,000 online training courses through our Kelly Learning Center, including accredited courses to obtain IT certifications, as well as PDU-approved courses.

+ Weekly pay.

+ Group-rate insurance options available immediately upon hire.*

**Apply today!**

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*Available for purchase and administered by a designated third-party vendor. (P1)

**You should know:** Your safety matters! Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement for this job in compliance with current client and governmental policies. A Kelly recruiter will confirm and share more details with you during the interview process.

**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 (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). 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: 2022-04-29 Expires: 2022-05-30

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