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Scientist I

Kelly Services
North Chicago, IL 60064
**Kelly Services** has been providing outstanding employment opportunities to the most talented individuals in the marketplace. We are proud to offer a contract temporary opportunity to work as **Scientist I** at a prestigious Fortune 500 company working in **North Chicago, IL**

**Length: 5 months (Potential for extension )**

**Rate: $25 to $ 30/hour**

**1st or 2nd Shift on a rotating schedule, 5 shifts per week between Monday-Saturday. Need to be flexible with both shift**

**Purpose: Scientist I, testing personnel position in CLIA Certified High Complexity Molecular**

**Diagnostics Laboratory.**

**Top Skills:**

+ Direct working experience on the Abbott m2000 or other automated RT-PCR platforms

+ Master's or bachelor's degree in a chemical, physical, biological or clinical laboratory science or medical technology

+ 1-2 years of relevant experience

+ Required testing: Running the SARS-CoV-2 Assay


The CLIA Certified High-Complexity Laboratory at AbbVie, Inc. in North Chicago, IL is seeking a scientist to conduct routine clinical laboratory diagnostic RT-PCR testing leveraging laboratory automation. The scientist will partner with senior staff to run the SARS-CoV-2 assay for clinical specimens including data analysis. Candidate should be able to generate precise, reliable and reproducible data in a timely manner, demonstrate good data interpretation skills, and be able to note issues/deviations and troubleshoot appropriately.

**Key Responsibilities:**

Perform routine testing of clinical specimens on the Abbott m2000 to generate high-quality data.

Operate laboratory equipment and effectively troubleshoot when issues arise.

Collaborate with team members on all work aspects from data entry, solution preparation, sample extraction, master mix addition, amplification, data interpretation, and documentation Qualifications:

Master's or bachelor's degree in a chemical, physical, biological or clinical laboratory science or medical technology

1-2 years of Clinical Laboratory Diagnostic Testing preferred, specifically clinical sample analysis using RT-PCR

Experience with reverse transcription-polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) sample processing and data analysis

General lab skills: lab safety, solution preparations, use of pipettes and other instruments

Knowledge of biological sample extraction techniques and instrumentation, and the ability to follow established protocols without deviation

Well versed in Good Clinical Practices, sample chain of custody, and other regulatory requirements

Good Documentation Skills (ALCOA) Work with Laboratory Information Management Systems.

**Key Leadership Competencies:**

Builds strong relationships with team members to enable higher performance

Learns fast, grasps the "essence" and can change course quickly where indicated

A go-getter, raises the bar and is never satisfied with the status quo. Compensation will be commensurate with experience. Equal Opportunity Employer.

**Apply Now!**

This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. To be considered for this position, you must submit your resumes. Thank you for your interest in the assignment.

**Also, feel free to follow up via email to RACS113@KELLYSERVICES.COM**

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

As a worker today, its up to you to take charge of your career and look for opportunities to learn, grow, and achieve your potential. Helping you find whats next is what were all about. We know whats going on in the evolving world of workjust ask the nearly 500,000 people we employ each year. Connecting with us means getting the support, guidance, and opportunities needed to take your career where you may have never imagined.

**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.

Posted: 2020-09-07 Expires: 2020-10-08

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