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Microbiology Technician (Entry level - no experience required_

Kelly Services
Allentown, PA 18103
**Microbiology Technician**



Allentown PA



Contract-to-Permanent



Shift: 2nd Shift Tuesday through Saturday



Pay rate - $15.50 to start with growth potential





**Purpose of Job:**



The incumbent prepares sample for processing and maintains documentation of process to facilitate analysis procedures.





**Job Duties**




+ Read plates and tubes, as required, to determine the number of organisms in the sample

+ Record findings on worksheet for verification

+ Write identification onto plates so that client and sample number can be tracked

+ Pipette sample solution into tubes or plates according to the analysis process being performed

+ Pour the agar into plates or tubes to begin the growth process

+ Prepare sample for analysis by recording, weighing, and blending

+ Collect plates and place them in the incubator for the specified amount of time and temperature

+ Prepare media and broth for use in pathogen testing as required

+ Sterilize materials needed for analysis. Autoclave plates before discarding

+ Perform food poisoning, pH and other analysis tests on sample when requested by the client

+ Ensure that media and materials are prepared for the next testing sequence

+ Maintain knowledge of Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS) that is required to complete job responsibilities

+ Set up equipment and materials needed for analysis

+ Support corporate quality and continuous improvement process

+ Perform necessary housekeeping duties in a timely manner, keeping the work areas and equipment clean and sanitized

+ Must participate in cleaning schedule and maintain retain samples as required

+ Adhere to all safety policies

+ Responsibility to support laboratory management in the implementation maintenance, and improvement of the management system

+ Perform other related tasks as needed





**Qualifications:**




+ High School diploma required, Associates degree or Bachelors degree a plus but not required

+ Ideal candidate will have knowledge of microbiology techniques, aseptic technique and other relevant skills.




**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/non-traditional 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 and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2020-10-05 Expires: 2020-11-05

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Microbiology Technician (Entry level - no experience required_

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