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Kelly Services Lab Tech (Entomology) - $18/hr in Indianapolis, Indiana

Kelly Services is in need of a Lab Tech (Insecticide and Nematicide Biology) to join a top-tier agricultural company, located in the Indianapolis area.

Pay for this role will be $18/hr. This role is a long-term contract position (12+ month) that can be extended indefinitely.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

This individual may be assigned tasks in the laboratory, Insectary or greenhouse based on the needs of the Entomology group at any given time. These tasks may range from test setup, clipping plant material, thinning plant material to the complete responsibility for the completion of a specific assay or test including formulation, application.

Some common tasks include general lab maintenance, maintaining a hygienic environment in the Insectary, rating assays, sample formulation and application for specific insect bioassays, injecting larva and data entry.

Given the diversity of tasks the individual may be assigned, and the fact that he or she may work with multiple task leaders, he or she must be reliable, independent, have strong interpersonal skills, display initiative, and demonstrate strong teamwork.

Candidate needs to have a comfort level working with insects/bugs.

Most important candidate success factors:

  • Appreciation for Entomology in a greenhouse environment

  • Attention to detail and an ability to keep on task of daily duties

  • Strong work ethic in a teamwork environment.

Education Requirements:

  • AS or BS degree in science is desired. High school educated candidates will be considered with lab experience.

Important information: This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. To be considered for this position, you must apply to the position and submit your resume . Please do not contact your local Kelly branch about this role.

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 interests—it’s 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, we’re always thinking about what’s next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, we’re 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)

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