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Fermentation Research Associate (Sunnyvale, CA)

Kelly Services
Sunnyvale, CA 94086
Fermentation Research Associate


Sunnyvale, CA

Pay: DOE

**Job Summary**

The Fermentation Research Associate is responsible for executing fermentation runs in the small-scale fermentation lab. This is a direct-hire role located in Sunnyvale, CA with a schedule of Mon-Fri 8 AM - 5 PM.

**Job description**

+ Perform fermenter set-up, operation and cleaning, culture inoculation, harvesting and downstream processing,

+ perform relevant measurements and assays

+ Run shake flask experiments for medium optimization.

+ Prepare biological media, stock solutions, and buffers according to SOP's

+ Maintaining experimental records, SOPs and reports

+ Collect data and communicate process metrics; utilize metrics to recommend improvements

+ Maintain the inventory of consumables and order as required

+ Troubleshoot issues in real-time. Notify supervisor and coordinate with additional personnel as needed.

**Job Requirements/Qualifications**

+ Associates or Bachelors degree in a technical or science field desired.

+ This position will be in the small-scale fermentation lab that supports process and product development

+ Experience working in a lab or comparable environment that involves knowledge of sanitation and sterilization methods, procedures, and equipment

+ Participate in continuous improvement efforts to increase quality, process safety, efficiency, and reliability

+ May occasionally provide lab support on weekend shifts

+ Ability to lift 25 pounds

+ Basic computer skills are required

**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** **** **Science & Clinical?**

Kelly Science & Clinical is your connection to premier scientific and clinical companies looking to hire industry experts just like you. Our team creates expert talent solutions to solve the worlds most critical challenges. Every day, we match science professionals with dream jobs that fit their skills, interests, and career goalsits the way we think job searching should be. Nearly 100 percent of our science recruiters have a professional background and education in science, so we know a thing or two about the science market and how to get your expertise 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 Services is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We welcome, value, and embrace diversity at all levels and are committed to building a team that is inclusive of a variety of backgrounds, communities, perspectives, and abilities. At Kelly, we believe that the more inclusive we are, the better services we can provide. Requests for accommodation related to our application process can be directed to Kellys Human Resource Knowledge Center.
Kelly complies with the requirements of Californias state and local Fair Chance laws. A conviction does not automatically bar individuals from employment.
Posted: 2022-09-05 Expires: 2022-10-06

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