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Microbiologist II - Harlingen, TX

Kelly Services
Harlingen, TX 78553
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**Microbiologist II Harlingen, TX**


**Immediate Job Opening!**


Kelly Scientific Resources is currently seeking Microbiologist II for one of our top healthcare clients in Harlingen, TX.


As a Microbiologist, you will be responsible for performing, interpret, and report antimicrobial susceptibility testing on all new mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates using both mycobacteria growth indicator tube and agar proportion methods, and call all resistant results to submitters.


**Main Responsibilities:**


+ Perform advanced procedures in mycobacteriology to include processing samples for isolation and definitive identification of mycobacteria

+ Perform special highly complex procedures for the identification of acid-fast organisms

+ Perform nucleic acid amplification testing for the detection of mycobacterium tuberculosis complex deoxyribonucleic acid and rifampin-resistance associated mutation

+ Prepare culture media 7H11 Middlebrooks and Feelsen plates for susceptibility testing, stains, and reagent

+ Perform quality control and proficiency testing

+ Perform decontamination of all sputum samples to prevent cross-contamination in laboratory facilities


**Job Requirements:**


+ Associate, Bachelors, Masters or Doctoral degree in a chemical, physical, biological or clinical laboratory science or medical technology from an accredited institution

+ Managing progress of specimens

+ Certified Medical Technologist

+ $27-28 pay rate

+ M-F; 8am-5pm


**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. (https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm)

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Posted: 2021-12-03 Expires: 2022-02-14

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