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Biology/Entomology Technician_ RTP, NC

Kelly Services
Durham, NC 27709
**Biology/Entomology Technician_ RTP, NC**


Kelly Services is currently seeking Biology/Entomology Technician for one of our top clients in RTP, NC.


**Duration:** 12 months


**Pay Rate:** $25/hr - $28/hr


The Biology/Entomology Technician placed by Kelly Services will assist a team of entomologists in conducting experiments to test new Bio- insecticide, chemicals and formulations for utility against crop and non-crop pests. Role involves laboratory and limited field evaluations of candidate products conducted by the Bio-insecticide team. Duties include bioassay preparation, set up and evaluation. Work will be conducted under direct supervision of Company research scientists within Global Insecticide Research.


**Responsibilities will include:**


+ Weighing compounds, mixing solutions, applying pesticides, infesting with insects, conducting evaluations, entering data into Excel accurately, assisting with special requests testing, and general housekeeping.


**Requirements:**


+ Must have minimum of BA in Biology or similar degree.

+ Background in entomology, biology, environmental sciences or related minimum acceptable.

+ Candidate must be willing and able to work in laboratory, greenhouse, and agricultural field environments, experience in these areas is desirable.

+ Candidate will need to work mainly with "crop", but sometimes non-crop "urban" insects would be needed.

+ Need to be comfortable working with any/all type of insects.

+ The main tasks are carried out in biologicals lab and greenhouse and include the use of bio-insecticides " e.g., fungus, bacteria, and beneficial nematodes".

+ Must enjoy working in team environment as well as independently.

+ Equipment Skills: General laboratory equipment.


Important information: This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. Applicants must be legally permitted to work in the United States. Email stalvnl@kellyservices.com for questions about the position but please apply online to be considered for the position.


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*


Apply Today!


*Available for purchase and administered by a designated third-party vendor


**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 interestsits 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, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). 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, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. (https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm)

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Posted: 2021-10-06 Expires: 2021-11-06

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