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Lab Technician

Kelly Services
Johnston, IA 50131
Kelly has been providing outstanding employment opportunities to the most talented individuals in the marketplace. We are proud to offer a temporary position with a new client that is seeking a **Laboratory technician out of Johnston, IA** . **If interested/available, please reach out to Bryan Heffley directly at bryh262@kellyservices.com.**


**Pay Rate:** Negotiable


**Shift:** 1 st shift (Flexible start time)


**Duration:** End of year with possible extension


**Location:** On-site Johnston, IA


**Description:**


Laboratory Technician, under supervision, will be responsible for conducting plant cell/tissue culture laboratory activities and/or limited greenhouse-based activities in support of research. They will be responsible for routine laboratory research and housekeeping activities, data entry and handling tasks, and to follow all safety guidelines.


**Laboratory Technician Responsibilities:**

Perform routine tissue culture procedures in the double haploid process including embryo manipulation using aseptic technique, plantlet transfer, and plant care.

May perform greenhouse procedures including plant crossing and seed handling.

Enter and maintain accurate records in Excel and databases.

Follow all safety guidelines and maintain operational excellence through quality management and good housekeeping


**Laboratory Technician Requirements:**

Associates or Bachelors Degree in Biology, Microbiology, Cell Biology, Plant Physiology, or related field of study

Well organized, strong time management and communication skills, and able to work independently

Strong competencies in MS Office

General laboratory experience and/or knowledge in tissue culture handling and aseptic technique

Ability to adapt to changing goals/priorities as directed by the team lead, detail-oriented, and able to follow instructions

General understanding and application of scientific principles, theories, and concepts




**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. (https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm)
Posted: 2022-06-03 Expires: 2022-07-04

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