1+ months

Scientist II - Purification

Kelly Services
Carlsbad, CA 92008
Kelly Services has been providing outstanding employment opportunities to the most talented individuals in the marketplace. We are proud to offer a long-term temporary opportunity to work as a **Scientist** **II - Purification** at a prestigious Fortune 500 company working in **Carlsbad** **.**

**Important information:** This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. To be considered for this position, you must use the Submit Resume button to submit your resumes. If you have questions about the position, you may contact the recruiter for this position ( ) however your resume must be received via the Submit Resume button included within.

**Job Title: Scientist II - Purification**

**Pay Rate: $25 hour**

**The Position:**

The successful candidate demonstrates a sense of urgency, contagious optimism and a can do attitude. They lead by example and hold themselves and others accountable, while maintaining productive and professional relationships within the team. The primary responsibilities are as follows:

+ Responsible for manufacturing product(s) in a lab setting following standard operating procedures. Will utilize basic laboratory techniques, calculations, materials measurement, operation of laboratory equipment and record keeping necessary to manufacture products.

+ Will perform column purification/ chromatography, buffer preparation, SDS-Page Analysis, Western Blotting, and other protein characterization techniques.

+ Responsible for Batch Data Records, notebooks, customer reports (as required) and work order documents.

+ Utilize specialized technical knowledge and skills to make detailed observations and analyze data to ensure within operating parameters. Advise manager of factors that may affect quality of product. Suggest and execute on options/ideas for corrective actions.

+ Maintain equipment, product inventories and related records as assigned. Note variances on manufacturing documents; audit and evaluate process documents and propose revisions. Complete, distribute and file records as required in accordance with Document Control Practices.

+ Identify potential issues in the production process; report findings to team management and lead troubleshooting and resolution process.

+ Recognize deviations to the process and/or desired specifications and manage problem reports as necessary. Ability to collaborate with other technical subject matter experts to determine root cause and make recommendations to changes in the process to mitigate reoccurrence.

+ Write technical documents which include standard operating procedures and manufacturing batch records.

+ Lead process improvement projects, or product transfer projects to resolve a technical issue, reduce process scrap or improve productivity.

+ Collaborate effectively with support functions to achieve annual goals set


Must have a Bachelors degree in Biology, Chemistry, Biochemistry, or other related discipline with 3+ years relevant protein purification experience. Or Masters degree in Biology, Chemistry, Biochemistry or other related discipline with 1+ years relevant protein purification experience.


+ Demonstrated proficiency in the use of scientific laboratory techniques, equipment and materials required. Experience in the use of standard laboratory techniques, including buffer preparation, column purification/ chromatography, SDS-Page Analysis, Western Blotting, and other protein characterization techniques.

+ Expert level operation of GE AKTA FPLC and/or NGC protein chromatography equipment and ability to write chromatography programs in Unicorn software or equivalent system.

+ Experience with different modes of chromatography such as: affinity, ion-exchange, size exclusion, hydrophobic interaction. Understanding of protein/resin interactions and protein chemistry.

**Knowledge, Skills, Abilities**

+ Strong collaborative skills and the ability to influence others without authority

+ Is energized working in a fast-paced environment

+ Consistent, dependable and accurate in carrying out responsibilities

+ Displays positive attitude toward job and others

+ Results oriented and data driven

+ Demonstrated ability to carry out scientific procedures and make recommendations for improvement required.

+ Greets challenge and change as opportunity

+ Is curious, inquisitive, innovative, never satisfied with the status quo

+ Proactive approach that anticipates needs and problems while creating solutions

+ Excellent documentation and communication skills

+ Regularly required to lift up to 20 pounds. May be required to lift weight of 45 pounds or more, with assistance and/or with equipment on occasion.

+ May be required to stand for long periods of time while performing duties.

+ Must be flexible to work varying schedules and hours as needed.

+ Must be able to work safely with chemicals and hazardous materials.

+ Must be able to work in +4C Cold-Room as required.

**We invite you to bookmark our Web site and encourage you to review it regularly for new opportunities worldwide:** at **.**

**_Kelly Services is a U.S.-based Fortune 500 company. With our global network of branch locations, we are uniquely positioned to provide our customers with international staffing support and our employees with diverse assignments around the world._**

**Kelly Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer**

**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: 2020-10-30 Expires: 2020-12-31

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