1+ months

Fermentation Lab Technician

Kelly Services
Indianapolis, IN 46202
Kelly Scientific Resources is seeking a **Fermentation Lab Technician** in Indianapolis Indiana. This position is a long term contract position and can be extended indefinitely based on performance and business needs.

**Position is working Monday to Friday, 7:30 am - 4:30 pm. Pay for this role will be around $17/hr.**


The Fermentation Lab Tech will be responsible for the full operation of fermentors (sterilization of fermentor contents, fermentor repair and troubleshooting, inoculation, cell growth/feeding, harvest, de-vitalization of cells, fermentor cleaning). The qualified individual should possess a high level of sterile technique.

**Key Responsibilities:**

+ Inoculates shake flasks and samples shake flasks in a sterile manner

+ Performs fermentor sampling and monitoring during non-routine work hours

+ Operates autoclave and mixes acids/bases in a safe manner

+ Performs off-line sample analysis that involves the use of the following equipment HPLC, viscometer, centrifuge, spectrophotometer, and pH meter

+ Performs preventive maintenance on laboratory equipment (HPLC, NOVA) to ensure accurate operation.

**General performance expectations:**

+ Independently performs research tasks according to standard operating procedures. Recognizes opportunities to standard operating procedures. With guidance, can adapt operating procedures as needed to meet experimental objectives.

+ Operates relevant lab equipment based on standard operating procedures. Can recognize equipment malfunctions and understands basic, routine maintenance. Develops expertise in one or more specific areas.

+ Documents work consistently using appropriate data collection tools. Recognizes when results deviate from expectations. Makes disciplined use of lab data book and can contribute to technology reports with experimental data.


+ AS or BS degree in Biotechnology, Chemistry, Biochemistry or related life sciences.

+ 0-2 years of prior laboratory experience is desired. Academic lab experience is fine.

**Important information: This position is recruited by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. To be considered for this position, please follow the submit resume to continue the application process.**

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

As a worker today, its up to you to take charge of your career and look for opportunities to learn, grow, and achieve your potential. Helping you find whats next is what were all about. We know whats going on in the evolving world of workjust ask the nearly 500,000 people we employ each year. Connecting with us means getting the support, guidance, and opportunities needed to take your career where you may have never imagined.

**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. 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.



Posted: 2020-03-16 Expires: 2020-06-15

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Indianapolis, IN 46202

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