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Fermentation Laboratory Technician - $19 - $22/hr

Kelly Services
Indianapolis, IN 46202
**Fermentation Laboratory Technician**

+ Indianapolis, Indiana

+ 1 year+ renewable contract opportunity

+ Pay $19 - $22/hr


+ Is responsible for the full operation of fermenters sterilization of fermenter contents, fermenter repair and troubleshooting, inoculation, cell growth/feeding, harvest, de-vitalization of cells, fermenter cleaning

+ Possesses a high level of sterile technique

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

+ Performs fermenter sampling and monitoring during routine work hours

+ Operates autoclave in a safe manner

+ Mixes acids/bases in a safe manner

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

+ Performs preventive maintenance on laboratory equipment to ensure accurate operation.

+ Operates relevant lab equipment based on standard operating procedures.

+ Can recognize equipment malfunctions and understands basic, routine maintenance.

+ Documents work consistently using appropriate data collection tools.

+ Makes disciplined use of lab data book and can contribute to technology reports with experimental data.

+ Handles receipt and stocking of materials and supplies.

+ Demonstrates proficiency in the use of basic computer skills including MS Office platforms such as Excel, Word, and PowerPoint.


+ BA/BS in Microbiology or related

+ Previous fermentation experience preferred

+ The ideal candidate will have strong basic laboratory skills including but not limited to: pipetting, aseptic technique, proper use of biosafety cabinets and fume hoods, and autoclave operation

**You should know:** Your safety matters! Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement for this job in compliance with current client and governmental policies. A Kelly recruiter will confirm and share more details with you during the interview process.

**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. (


Posted: 2021-11-24 Expires: 2021-12-25

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Fermentation Laboratory Technician - $19 - $22/hr

Kelly Services
Indianapolis, IN 46202

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