Kelly Services Forensic Laboratory Assistant in New Brighton, Minnesota

Forensic Laboratory Assistant

Kelly Scientific Resources is currently seeking a Forensic Laboratory Assistant for one of our top clients in New Brighton, MN. This is a temp to hire position with multiple shifts available.

As a Forensic Laboratory Assistant placed with Kelly Scientific, you will work in a fast paced, production type environment performing a vital component of medical laboratory science.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Receive specimens for testing; evaluate specimens and test orders; accession and aliquot specimens, organize work to maintain efficiency and acceptable turn-around-time; recognize unacceptable and unusual specimens and handle appropriately.

  • Process client samples, quality control samples and proficiency samples. Adhere to the SOP.

  • Maintain work area, equipment, cleans, and perform scheduled and as needed maintenance procedures.

  • Complete all documents accurately and neatly. Monitor chain of custody, and custody and control forms for completeness and acceptability.

  • Perform material handling duties by supplying workstations with packaged samples to process, racks and bins to hold processed samples, removal of empty racks and bins, and stocking of other supplies necessary for the accessioning of samples.

  • Use independent judgment to decide how to process a wide variety of samples in accordance with applicable requirements, standards and regulations.

Required Education and Experience:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent

  • Able to work independently under general supervision

  • Must be able to distinguish colors including shades of colors

  • Must be able to regularly lift, carry, and rotate/turn with up to thirty pounds

  • Able to work in a fast paced production environment to meet established turnaround times of 68 samples per hour

  • Must be able to perform work with a high degree of accuracy and attention to detail

  • Able to multi-task

  • Able to stand for long periods of time

  • Able to effectively transfer knowledge from one situation to a new situation

Preferred Education and Experience:

  • Previous laboratory or production experience

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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