Kelly Services Molecular Biology Lab Tech in Indianapolis, Indiana

Kelly Services is in need of a Molecular Biology Technician to join the team at a leading Agricultural company located in Indianapolis, IN.

Pay for this role will be $17 - $20/hr depending on degree and experience. This role is a long-term contract position for 1 year+.

Lab Tech is required to do routine plant biology related tasks to assist in protein analysis. Tasks include but are not limited to sampling multiple plant tissue types in various greenhouse environments, extracting protein samples, gel electrophoresis, plate based assays, maintain laboratory supply inventory, ability to read, understand and follow laboratory protocols consistently. Experience in preparing buffers and reagents is desirable. Should be able to support multiple processes such as sample collection, data collection, and analysis.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Providing technical support for protein analytical pipelines. Hands on deliverables including sample collection (lab and greenhouse), protein analytical data collection (ELISA, western blot) and data analysis support

  • Tracking and documenting of sample IDs and data using appropriate databases

  • Managing laboratory inventories for reagents, supplies and equipment

  • Hands on support of multiple concurrent experiments in testing pipeline


  • Associate's or bachelor’s degree in a related discipline. Biology or Biotech is preferred.

  • Hands-on experience in a laboratory setting is desirable

  • Understanding of basic protein analytical tools (i.e. standard curve regression, concentration calculations)

  • Attention to detail

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. DO NOT contact your local branch about this role. To be considered for this position, you must submit your resume via this posting.

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