Kelly Services R&D Technician in Johnston, Iowa
Kelly Scientific Resources is looking for a solid plant biologist to go to work near Johnston, IA
Research and Development Technician
conduct routine research laboratory activities, information/data management activities or operate small scale production equipment in support of research and development.
Identify and suggest improvements in methods, plans projects of limited duration and scope,
troubleshoot when erroneous or unexpected results occur.
Responsible for producing research experimental results, or information/data management results, or assembling and configuring of small scale production equipment and control systems in a timely fashion utilizing a variety of techniques, effectively documenting findings and communicating results.
Provide molecular support for the Regulatory Science Group
Assist with planning and designing study protocols and/or experiments in consultation with Research Manager.
Manage multiple tasks, generate, document, analyze and summarize experimental results in a timely manner for Supervisor/Manager.
Manage supply needs to ensure smooth and efficient operation of the laboratory.
Operate, maintain, and troubleshoot laboratory equipment.
Responsible for implementation of GLP Standards and GLP compliance within the Regulatory Science Molecular Characterization Lab
Assist with developing and revising SOPs for procedures and equipment.
Responsible for record keeping in equipment logs (inspections, routine and non-routine maintenance) for the lab.
Keep Research Manager informed of GLP compliance issues.
Work with Quality Assurance personnel to assure GLP compliance and to resolve compliance problems.
Comply with DuPont Pioneer safety policy.
Education and Experience
Bachelor's or Master's degree in Molecular Biology. Minimum three years of relevant experience in Ag-biotech, molecular biology, genetics, plant biology, and plant breeding.
Experience in molecular biology and assay development.
Working knowledge of Good Laboratory Practices is essential.
Good technical writing and records management skills.
Good organizational and multitasking abilities.
Good interpersonal and communication skills.
Why Kelly ® ?
With Kelly, you’ll have access to some of the world’s highest-regarded scientific organizations—
providing you with opportunities to work on today’s most challenging, research-intensive, and relevant
projects. Our connections can lead you to innovative scientific pursuits you’ll 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 career—connect with us today.
AboutKelly Services ®
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