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Scientist I, San Diego, CA

Kelly Services

San Diego, CA
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Job Title Scientist I, San Diego, CA

Jobid US15TPCG_BH1444557

Location: San Diego, CA, 92108, USA

Description **Live Chat with a Recruiter!!** ****

**Scientist I, San Diego, CA**

**_Essential Functions_**

+ In this position, the successful candidate will receive, store, and prepare samples for testing in drug discovery assays.
+ Receipt and storage of customer compounds
+ Registration of customer compound in database
+ Notification of compound receipt
+ Managing reference compounds inventory, including ordering, database entry and records of certificate or analysis
+ Maintaining inventory for consumable items
+ Reconstituting new compound stocks as required
+ Generating compound plates for testing using robotics and acoustic dispensing
+ Programming and operation of liquid handling equipment
+ Participation in and presentation at group laboratory meetings
+ Other duties as required and assigned
**_Required Education/Experience/Competencies_**

+ BS or MS in biochemistry or related subjects
+ Must have proficiency in Microsoft Office 365 applications, especially Excel
+ Ability to calculate molarity and prepare testing samples from stock solutions or powders
+ Must be detailed oriented and consistent in experimental approach
+ Excellent problem solving and interpersonal skills
+ Must be team-oriented and accustomed to working with other scientists
+ Demonstrated written and verbal communication skills
+ Must be comfortable and experienced working in a commercially focused lab environment
**_Preferred Education and Experience_**

+ Prior experience with compound management desirable but not required
+ Experience with databases preferable
**_Supervisory Responsibility_**

+ This position has no supervisory responsibilities.
**_Work Environment_**

Office and laboratory environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets, fax machines, and standard laboratory equipment. This position operates in multiple laboratory settings including BSL1/2. There is potential for exposure to human tissues and fluids.


Travel is not required for this position.

**_Physical Demands_**

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

Position Type/Expected Hours of Work

This is a full-time position, and hours of work and days are regular business hours Monday through Friday. The ability to work a flexible schedule (including evening and weekend work) is required depending on business needs and job duties.      

**Live Chat with a Recruiter!!** ****

**Why Kelly** **®** **?**

With Kelly, you’ll have access to some of the world’s highest-regarded scientific organizations—providing you with opportunities to work on today’s most challenging, research-intensive, and relevantprojects. Our connections can lead you to innovative scientific pursuits you’ll be proud to helpadvance. We work with 95 of the Fortune 100™ companies, and found opportunities for more than 9,000scientific professionals last year.

You pursued a career in science to fuel your quest for knowledge and your desire to make the worlda better place. Let Kelly fuel your career—connect with us today.

**AboutKelly Services** **®**

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 people around the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network of talent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit and connectwith us on Facebook , LinkedIn and Twitter .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females,Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and iscommitted to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunityis The Law.

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