Kelly Services Laboratory Assistant / Operator - Central Services, Canoga Park, CA in Canoga Park, California

Laboratory Assistant / Operator - Central Services, Canoga Park, CA

Essential Job Functions:

  • Responsible for following safe laboratory procedures and policies.

  • Understands and complies with GMP Manufacturing requirements.

  • Adheres to written procedures and documents all completed tasks promptly and accurately.

  • Completes and reviews production documents in real time.

  • Cleans, organizes, and disinfects laboratory areas and glassware as required.

  • Maintains areas in high state of inspection preparedness and safety compliance.

  • Works effectively and efficiently in a team-oriented environment to keep GMP Manufacturing operations running smoothly.

  • Orders, receives, and stocks reagents, chemicals, and lab supplies to the appropriate departments, while observing appropriate inventory levels.

  • May be required to train individual workers in proper procedures and work instructions.

  • Monitors and maintains equipment.

  • Formulates and maintains required buffers and reagents.

  • Utilizes laboratory equipment such as scales, glassware, and pH meters to perform measurements.

  • Monitors temperatures and maintains complete and accurate records of equipment logs.

  • Operates and maintains steam autoclaves, keeping records of loads completed, items in loads.

  • Other tasks as assigned.

Job Requirements:

  • High School Diploma (or equivalent). Bachelor's degree (BS) preferred.

  • Two (2) years working on a GMP Manufacturing or Central Operations environment.Ability to follow manufacturing procedures (SOPs, PSWIs) and adhere to Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP), specifically around Good Documentation Practices (GDP) requirements.

  • Willingness to participate or lead PPI Business System Kaizen / Improvement Events.

  • Mindset for continuous improvement.

  • Preferred Lean or Lean Six Sigma exposure.

  • Ability to work as a cooperative member within diverse teams.

  • Ability to maintain confidentiality of all business and scientific information and data.

  • Ability to effectively communicate verbally and in writing with manager and technicians.

  • Ability to sit, stand, and/or walk for long periods of time in a laboratory setting.

  • Computer skills/knowledge - Working knowledge of computers and basic business software.

  • Must be available to work on weekends and nights if needed.

  • Physical Requirements:

  • Controlled manufacturing/laboratory environment.

  • Position may require frequent communication and walking to other areas in which designated PPE will be required.

  • Able to lift 35 to 50 pounds.

  • Position will require sitting, standing and/or walking for prolonged periods of time

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