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Microbiology Lab Technician

Kelly Services
Mt Vernon, IN 47620
Kelly Scientific has an exciting temp to hire position as a **Microbiology Lab Technician** in **Mount Prospect, IL** . This candidate will join a microbiology lab that performs testing for pathogens, bacteria, yeast, molds and other organisms in a variety of food, products and packaging, as well as in support of their clients environmental monitoring programs. This candidate will perform routine microbiological testing of food and environmental samples for under aseptic conditions for qualitative and quantitative parameters, focusing on sample preparation and plating responsibilities.





**Temp to Hire position**



**Monday Friday 8am-5pm**





**Responsibilities:**




+ Perform sample set up, dilutions and plating activities on food and environmental samples following aseptic techniques and standard operating procedures.

+ Perform equipment monitoring and verification on basic laboratory items such as balances, fridges, incubators, pipettes, etc.

+ Identify, communicate and document non-conformities related to daily activities.

+ Support routine laboratory operations through tasks such as sample archiving, media preparation, cleaning and waste disposal.

+ Ensure accurate and complete traceability and documentation of testing activities performed.

+ Ensure samples are processed efficiently to meet client expectations for turnaround time.

+ Support assigned staff with investigations and implementation of corrective actions performing activities as directed.

+ Identify and assist with implementation of process improvements

+ For responsibilities within area of responsibility, provide training for other laboratory staff.

+ Adhere to lab safety procedures and reporting standards.

+ Follow written Standard Operating Procedures and Work Instructions.

+ Other duties may be assigned to assist with the operations of the lab.





**Qualifications:**




+ Minimum of an Associates in Science degree; Bachelors in Microbiology, Biology or related field preferred

+ 2 years working in a laboratory setting

+ Knowledge of aseptic technique, plating, sample preparation, and data entry






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



Kelly Science 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. 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. at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm
Posted: 2020-05-08 Expires: 2020-06-08

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Microbiology Lab Technician

Kelly Services
Mt Vernon, IN 47620

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