Kelly Services is seeking a* Microbiologist* for our client, a global Agrochemical company, in Indianapolis, IN.
*This position is a long-term contract opportunity 1+ year. Pay for this role will be in the range of $18.00 - $21.00/hr depending on degree or experience.*
In this exciting role, you will assist microbiologists to discover new natural product chemistry targeted at sustainable agriculture. Approach includes fermenting microorganism and producing extracts for biological testing, dereplication and isolation.
- Making and sterilization of media for targeted fermentation, general culture maintenance as well as media for scale-up and specific fermentations.
- You will inoculate and harvest of all targeted fermentations and utilization of robotics for preparation of samples for biology testing.
- Perform general lab housekeeping and curation of cultures.
- AS or BS degree desired.
- Experience with aseptic technique is essential.
*Important information: This position is recruited by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. Do not call your local Kelly office about this role. To be considered for this position, please submit resume on this posting to continue the application process. *
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