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Fermentation Technician

Kelly Services
Indianapolis, IN 46202
Kelly Scientific Resources is seeking a **Fermentation Lab Technician** for our client, a global Agrochemical company, 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.**



**JOB SUMMARY:**



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.



**JOB REQUIREMENTS:**




+ 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** **** **?**



With Kelly, youll have access to some of the worlds highest-regarded scientific organizations
providing you with opportunities to work on todays most challenging, research-intensive, and relevant
projects. Our connections can lead you to innovative scientific pursuits youll be proud to help
advance. We work with 95 of the Fortune 100 companies, and found opportunities for more than 9,000
scientific professionals last year.


You pursued a career in science to fuel your quest for knowledge and your desire to make the world
a better place. Let Kelly fuel your careerconnect with us today.




**AboutKelly Services** ****



As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 people around the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network of talent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit kellyservices.com and connect
with us on Facebook , LinkedIn and Twitter .


Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females,
Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is
committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity
is The Law.

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Posted: 2019-08-14 Expires: 2019-09-14

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