Kelly Services Lab Assistant in Chicago Heights, Illinois

Lab Assistant, Chicago Heights, IL

Kelly Scientific Resources has a Temp-to-Hire opportunity for a 2nd shift Lab Assistant at a fast-paced testing lab in Chicago Heights, IL.

The position starts at $12.00/hr.

Lab Assistant Duties:

  • Support the microbiology and chemistry labs

  • Maintain laboratory with general cleaning, stocking, and upkeep

  • Store samples and chemicals

  • Wash glassware

  • Sterilize surfaces and autoclave (sterilize) materials

  • Assist in the preparation of samples for analysis by the Lab Technicians

Lab Assistant Requirements:

  • High School diploma or Associates degree

  • Interest in working in a laboratory environment

  • Fast food restaurant experience is helpful

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, efficiently, in a team environment

  • Trainable, quick learner, desire to learn

  • Organized

Additional Details:

  • Work schedule is 2nd shift, 1-9:30pm, Monday-Saturday with 1 day off during the week (still 5 days of work per week).

  • Some OT may be expected, to stay an extra hour longer and work 9 hours

  • Hard work and desire to learn will likely lead to a promotion down the road

  • $12 starting pay rate with Annual pay increases, plus opportunities for OT

  • 19 days of PTO each year

  • Full benefits include medical, dental, vision, 401K

Please “APPLY NOW” for Immediate Consideration!

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