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Sampling Technician - Nightshift (Livingston, CA)

Kelly Services
Livingston, CA 95334
**Sampling Technician - Nightshift (Livingston, CA)**

We are proud to offer an exciting Temporary Opportunity to work as a Lab Assistant at a winery in Livingston, CA.

Pay Rate is $15 to $16/hour, depending on Related Experience.

Temporary Opportunity until end of October 2020 (may extend longer if needed)

Work Schedule: 6 days a week, Monday evening to Sunday morning, 12:00 am - 8:30 am (Must be able to work this schedule!)

Must be able to work outdoors during these evening hours (area is well-lit).


Under direct supervision, performs the following: sanitation inspections at various locations in the winery and microbiological and chemical analysis of wine/juice products. Responsible for media preparation and general up-keep of the laboratory.


Performs visual sanitation inspections of winery equipment.

Collects top and bottom samples from wine storage tanks and crush tanks.

Becomes familiar with all tank and other sampling locations in the Winery.

Participates in keeping the Lab and all related equipment neat and clean.

Collects representative samples in a safe, clean manner that does not risk contamination or loss of product.

Maintains satisfactory attendance, to include timeliness.

Responsible for understanding and complying with applicable quality, environmental and safety regulatory consideration.

This job description reflects managements assignment of essential functions; it does not prescribe or restrict the tasks that may be assigned.

Types of samples taken on a regular basis and analysis to be performed include:


% solids

Total and Free SO2




FTIR juice or wine analysis

Sanitation Samples

Daily Starter/Fermenter Samples

Juice Samples

Requested Cellar Samples

Wine and Concentrate Samples

Monthly inventory samples.

Miscellaneous Samples


High School diploma or State-issued equivalency certificate.

Able to work outdoors during evening hours.

Skilled in reading, writing, and understanding the English language.

Experience working well with others.

Skilled in maintaining accuracy in lab work.

Must be at least 21 years of age.

Required to lift and move 40 pounds frequently.

Specific vision requirements for this job include close vision, color vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

Strong verbal, written, analytical and interpersonal skills.

Required to work in high, precarious places.

Required to work any shift, including weekends.

Required to work overtime when necessary.

Skilled in reading, comprehending, interpreting and executing simple instructions, short correspondence and memos.

Skilled in writing simple correspondence.

Skilled in adding, subtracting, multiplying and dividing using whole numbers.


+ While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand and talk or hear.

+ The employee frequently is required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel.

+ The employee is frequently required to walk, sit, and reach with hands and arms.

+ Must be able to walk 2 flights of stairs on a regular basis to retrieve samples from tanks.

**_Apply Now!_**

**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: 2020-08-21 Expires: 2020-09-24

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Sampling Technician - Nightshift (Livingston, CA)

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