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Kelly Services
Sunnyvale, CA 94086
Associate Scientist, Sunnyvale, CA


+ Proficient in methods and practices of microbiological analysis

+ In-depth knowledge of laboratory tests used in microbiology work

+ Handle clinical samples and highly skilled in microbiology techniques, methodology, equipment and supplies to perform various microbiological activities on a regular basis on BSL-1 and BSL-2 organisms such as culturing, quantitation, culture preservation and storage to maintain viability of frozen stocks.

+ Maintain understanding in and knowledge of all protocols for various environmental controls.

+ Identify instances of culture contamination, conduct an analysis and initiate corrective measures.

+ Prepare various cultures of microorganisms in isolation according to standard practices and ensure control over moisture and temperature.

+ Monitor all physiological and morphological characteristics and identify microorganisms.

+ Maintain accurate records on all activities conducted in the laboratory.

+ Maintain purchase orders for all laboratory processes and monitor inventory

+ Ability to plan and execute experimental protocols.

+ Excellent knowledge of electron microscopes, electronic equipment, chemical samples, and stains and weighing equipment.

+ Ability to prepare research papers and technical reports.

+ Analytical thinker with strong conceptual and research skills.

+ Understanding of RT-PCR and primer probe design

+ Maintain detailed experimental records and present data at technical meetings

+ Allocate time and resources efficiently and continually seek ways to improve individual and corporate efficiency

+ Be highly goal-oriented and organized and be able to thrive in an atmosphere of shifting demands and priorities

Education and Experience:

+ Bachelors degree in Microbiology/Virology or related field with 2+ years of related work experience

+ Master s degree in Microbiology/Virology or related field with 0-2 years of related work experience

**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/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). 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: 2021-06-04 Expires: 2021-07-05

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