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Technical Operations Technician

Kelly Services
San Diego, CA 92108
Kelly is hiring a **Technical Operations Technician** for one of our biotech clients in **San Diego, CA.**

+ Pay: $23/hr

+ 6 month contract

+ Full time Day shift


The Technical Operations Technician will support the Technical Operations Team in an in vitro medical diagnostics device manufacturing setting. The technician will execute experiments to facilitate investigations, problem solving and disposition of manufactured products. Additional duties include laboratory maintenance, documentation, organization, equipment maintenance, and ordering supplies.


Execute experiments to aid in investigations of nonconformance's

Execute experiments related to in-process assay development

Maintain laboratory notebook per company policy

Assist in writing validation protocols as well as coordinating validation processes

Assist in data tracking and trending

Write standard operating procedures, reports, work instructions

Must be able to verbally communicate clearly and provide progress updates and data summaries

Work with scientists to understand and align investigation goals

Follow experimental protocols, and identify/communicate issues to team

Effectively communicate and interface with other teams to ensure timely completion of investigations, resolutions, and disposition of products

Additional duties as assigned


Understands good laboratory practices and good manufacturing practices

Hands-on experience in buffer preparation and general laboratory techniques (dilutions, measurements, pipetting and has ability to use general laboratory instruments (pH meter, scale, centrifuge)

Has ability to perform general molecular biology techniques (PCR, qPCR, electrophoresis, oligo quantification)

Strong written and oral communication skills

Ability to multitask and complete projects in a fast-paced environment

Must be self-motivated, detail-oriented, organized and have ability to work in a team environment.

Must be well versed in MS Office Applications, particularly Excel and PowerPoint


Bachelors degree in Chemistry/Material Science/Biochemistry/ Molecular Biology/Biology

1-3 years of laboratory experience

Hands-on experience in molecular biology techniques (PCR, RT-PCR), aseptic technique, buffer preparation

Experience in nucleic acid handling (quantification, purification, extraction)

Experience working in a regulated environment (FDA/GMP/ISO) is preferred

Experience in completing documentation and data collection in a GMP laboratory is preferred

Experience working with a broad set of laboratory instruments (plate readers, pH meter, analytical balance, spectrophotometer, PCR machine, lyophilizes, mass spectrometry, or chromatography systems) is preferred

Experience in the medical device and/or biotechnology industry is preferred


Ability to work long hours and execute under pressure with short turnaround times

Ability to operate office equipment

Available nights, weekends, and holidays, when needed

Ability to lift up to 25 lbs.

**You should know:** Your safety matters! Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement for this job in compliance with current client and governmental policies. A Kelly recruiter will confirm and share more details with you during the interview process.

**Why Kelly** **** **Science & Clinical?**

Kelly Science & Clinical is your connection to premier scientific and clinical companies looking to hire industry experts just like you. Our team creates expert talent solutions to solve the worlds most critical challenges. Every day, we match science professionals with dream jobs that fit their skills, interests, and career goalsits the way we think job searching should be. Nearly 100 percent of our science recruiters have a professional background and education in science, so we know a thing or two about the science market and how to get your expertise 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 Services is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We welcome, value, and embrace diversity at all levels and are committed to building a team that is inclusive of a variety of backgrounds, communities, perspectives, and abilities. At Kelly, we believe that the more inclusive we are, the better services we can provide. Requests for accommodation related to our application process can be directed to Kellys Human Resource Knowledge Center.
Kelly complies with the requirements of Californias state and local Fair Chance laws. A conviction does not automatically bar individuals from employment.
Posted: 2022-09-23 Expires: 2022-10-24

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