Kelly Services Sample Receiving Technician in Minnetonka, Minnesota

Sample Receiving Technician – Minnetonka, MN

Kelly Scientific Resources is currently seeking candidates for a Sample Receiving Technician for one of our top clients in Minnetonka, MN. This is a 6-month temp-to-hire position, with a rotating schedule between Mon-Fri and Tue-Sat, 1st shift.

As a Sample Receiving Tech placed with Kelly Scientific Resources, you will be responsible for sample entry, assignment of test codes, expedient release of sample to operations for analysis and laboratory shipping.

Additional Job Responsibilities:

  • Receive and log in sample in preparation for analysis. Review sample and any attached documentation to assign identification number and enter information into Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS). Prepare documentation as necessary.

  • Contact client, when necessary, to obtain and clarify missing or unclear information to ensure that identification of client code, test code, and sample contents are accurate.

  • Store sample in appropriate manner until analysis is completed and appropriately dispose of extra sample. Ensure sample integrity is maintained.

  • Prepare packages for pick up by shipping vendors. Follow appropriate procedures to send packages and maintain all related documentation.

  • Prepare sample to be shipped to other testing facilities when necessary. Complete appropriate documentation and file accordingly.

  • May assist client service personnel with the development of customized client reports. Activities include: collection of data, analysis of data, and development of report.

  • May assist laboratory personnel with the preparation and analysis of sample.

  • Support corporate quality and continuous improvement process.

  • This position has the responsibilities and authority to identify departures from the quality system or test procedures and document such observations in accordance with the prescribed complaint system.

  • Perform other related duties as needed.

Job Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent required

  • Strong computer and data entry skills

  • A basic knowledge of microbiology and chemistry is helpful to effectively assign proper sample and test codes.

  • Previous customer service experience is preferred.

  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail.

  • Written and oral communication skills are essential to obtain or clarify test instructions with clients.

  • Must be able to type at least 40-45 WPM.

Why Kelly?

As a Kelly Services employee, you will have access to numerous perks, including:

  • Exposure to a variety of career opportunities as a result of our expansive network of client companies

  • Career guides, information and tools to help you successfully position yourself throughout every stage of your career

  • Access to more than 3,000 online training courses through our Kelly Learning Center

  • Weekly pay and service bonus plans

  • Group- rate insurance options available immediately upon hire*

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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 relevant projects. Our connections can lead you to innovative scientific pursuits you’ll be proud to help advance. We work with 95 of the Fortune 100™ companies, and found opportunities for more than 11,000 scientific professionals last year.

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

AboutKelly Services ®

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