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Kelly Services
Baltimore, MD 21217
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**Microbiologist to support new product development, and innovation initiatives and objectives.**

Work collaborative with quality assurance, quality control, manufacturing, and regulatory functions. General responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to: Use fundamental scientific principles, theories, practices, and existing technologies of microbiology to develop solutions for technical problems with low to moderate scope Conduct routine and non-routine testing using ASTM, AOAC and other standard methods, internal testing procedures and customer specified project methods Coordinate and execute assigned projects and activities; develop project goals and timelines in compliance with Standard Operating Procedures SOPs , Good Laboratory Practices GLPs , and Environmental Protection Agency EPA regulations and guidelines.

**Work Schedule:**

Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. with occasional overtime as needed to support department and company business needs. Will need to work on-site approx. 1 hour 1-3 weekend days per month i.e., culture transfers .

+ Design, conduct and evaluate experiments that support R D and innovation projects

+ Prepare reagents, media, etc. as needed to support experiments

+ Independently lead specified R D initiatives of limited to moderate scope/complexity as defined by supervisor

+ Work as part of a team to adapt, modify, or develop new test methods and procedures and design/validate new test fixtures and field-testing capabilities

+ Strengthen R D by contributing new innovative ideas

+ Ensure upkeep of the microbiology laboratory including maintaining lab inventory, preparing and cleaning lab instruments, and ensuring all work areas are clean

+ Compile and document results, draw conclusions, provide recommendations supported by experiments, and develop follow-up experiments as appropriate

+ Prepare and present written and oral reports on research findings, project status, literature reviews, and technical issues that affect the business

+ Report results and recommendations to management Use experience to propose improvements to company products and processes

+ Coordinate and collaborate with internal and external functions to meet project goals and timelines.

+ Perform other duties as requested in support of the department and company business needs


B.S. in Microbiology or related degree from a four-year college or university.

Post education experience working in a microbiology laboratory setting preferred.

1. Fundamental knowledge in conducting routine and established microbiology laboratory procedures using excellent aseptic technique

2. Experience with handling pathogenic bacteria in a biosafety level 2 environment BSL-

3. Experience with antimicrobial testing and/or biofilm methods a plus

4. Experience with GLP a plus Good understanding of industrial laboratory processes and procedures including proper maintenance of laboratory notebooks and general laboratory safety procedures is preferred

5. Must perform well under pressure and deadlines

6. Good written and oral communication skills and effective interpersonal skills

7. Critical thinking and problem-solving skills Proficient in MS Word/Excel/PowerPoint/Outlook programs to operate equipment, and other related software Demonstrated skill in working independently and as a team player to achieve technical goals with minimal technical

**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. (

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Posted: 2022-05-06 Expires: 2022-06-06

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