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Microbiologist II, ASCP

Kelly Services
Austin, TX 78703
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**Microbiologist II Advanced Molecular Detection**


Kelly Science is currently recruiting for a Microbiologist under the Advanced Molecular Detection department. This role will coordinates specimen logistics for Coronavirus and Zika virus testing. Tracks specimen progress using LabWare and Excel. Communicates with multiple areas of the laboratory regarding follow up testing. Performs real time RT-PCR as needed for the identification of Coronavirus, Zika and other viruses following BSL3 safety precautions.


**Essential Job Functions:**


+ Coordinates and performs complex laboratory procedures, including PCR for the identification of arboviruses from clinical specimens.

+ Coordinates and processes all clinical specimens received for PCR procedures ensuring that worksheets are available to expedite workflow. Reviews and interprets PCR results and determines and coordinates any additional work needed on the specimens and ensures that the specimens are processed appropriately.

+ Maintains material from all significant specimens. Provides input for each post-season evaluation.

+ Enters and validates clinical results in laboratory information system ensuring that all results, demographic information have been entered. Notifies appropriate parties of significant results via phone and e-mail.

+ Prepares media and adequate supplies of high-quality reagents needed for the routine Coronavirus and Zika diagnostic work including reagents for PCR.

+ Verifies new reagents in close consultation with the Team Leader. Coordinates and performs quality control testing for media and reagents. Thoroughly documents all quality control test results.

+ Assists with the evaluation, development, and implementation of new procedures for the detection and identification of arboviruses. Documents all development work thoroughly.

+ Analyzes progress of effort with Team Leader, providing input to evaluate usefulness of procedures. Trains other employees in new techniques. Reviews the literature on a regular basis and provides summaries to other employees of new techniques.

+ Assists other staff in their duties and provides additional support to maintain a high quality of work. Notifies supervisory personnel of equipment malfunctions or test failures immediately, providing an assessment of the failure and making recommendations to prevent additional failures in the future.


**Licensure, Certification, or Registration Required:**


+ Candidate must be registered or certified as CLS(NCA), MLS(ASCP), or MT(ASCP) with Microbiology experience.


This is a long term opportunity. If you meet the above qualifications, please submit your resume for immediate consideration to delma.lopez@kellyscientific.com.


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**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** **** **Science & Clinical?**


Kelly Science & Clinical is your connection to premier scientific and clinical companies looking to hire industry experts just like you. Our team creates expert talent solutions to solve the worlds most critical challenges. Every day, we match science professionals with dream jobs that fit their skills, interests, and career goalsits the way we think job searching should be. Nearly 100 percent of our science recruiters have a professional background and education in science, so we know a thing or two about the science market and how to get your expertise 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 Services is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We welcome, value, and embrace diversity at all levels and are committed to building a team that is inclusive of a variety of backgrounds, communities, perspectives, and abilities. At Kelly, we believe that the more inclusive we are, the better services we can provide. Requests for accommodation related to our application process can be directed to Kellys Human Resource Knowledge Center.
Kelly complies with the requirements of Californias state and local Fair Chance laws. A conviction does not automatically bar individuals from employment.

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Posted: 2022-09-12 Expires: 2022-10-27

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