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Kelly Services Laboratory Assistant in Westminster, Colorado

Laboratory Assistant

16.00-18.00 (depending on experience)

Monday-Friday 8-5

Position Summary The Laboratory Assistant I, under general supervision, performs basic duties to support the laboratory. Routine tasks include washing glassware, cleaning and maintaining instrumentation, ordering, and intake of materials.

Essential Job Functions

  • Wash glassware

  • Answer phones

  • Clean and maintain instrumentation

  • Clean cover tiles

  • Receive and track incoming packages

  • Mail outgoing packages

  • Maintain chemical inventory and other inventories, as assigned

  • Assist laboratory staff with moving equipment, lab organization, etc.

  • Read, understand, and comply with laboratory protocols and procedures (SOPs)

  • Maintain laboratory block and antibody logs

  • Use asset management software to track location of slides

  • Perform equipment troubleshooting and maintenance call-outs

  • Other duties and special projects, as assigned

Basic Qualifications

  • High school diploma, or equivalent

  • Professional demeanor, upbeat attitude, and willingness to learn

  • Strong organizational skills with a focus on attention to detail and accuracy to ensure high quality standards are consistently met

  • Solid computer skills and ability to learn new software applications/systems quickly

  • Ability to work effectively in a very fast-paced, changing environment, both independently and as part of a team

Preferred Qualifications

  • Associate’s degree or higher

  • College level coursework in life sciences

  • Experience with life science equipment and technology

  • Knowledge of basic techniques such as reagent dilutions, pipetting, aliquoting, and centrifuging

Why Kelly ® ?

Kelly® Science & Clinical is your connection to premier scientific and clinical companies looking to hire talented people just like you. Every day, we match science professionals with dream jobs that fit their skills and interests—it’s the way we think job searching should be. Nearly 100 percent of our science recruiters have a professional background/education in science, so we know a thing or two about the science market and how to get you noticed.

About Kelly ®

At Kelly, we’re always thinking about what’s next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, we’re a leading advocate for temporary/non-traditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. 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 is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.