Kelly Services Research Associate - DNA/RNA, Indianapolis, IN in Indianapolis, Indiana
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Research Associate - DNA/RNA, Indianapolis, IN
Six Month Contract via Kelly Services
The Systems Biology group within the Bioengineering Bioprocessing R&D (BBRD) a RA/Technician with expertise in sample collection and preprocessing in preparation for next-generation sequencing (NGS) technology. The RA will utilize aseptic techniques and standard molecular biology tools to prepare DNA/RNA from bacteria for a variety of NGS assays in a high-throughput environment for large multi-omic research projects.
Extracting DNA/RNA from Bacteria.
Executing standard Molecular Biology protocols.
Operating liquid-handling automation technologies.
Troubleshooting and testing of developmental workflows.
Help with general lab maintenance as needed; maintain lab stock, manage chemical inventory and safety records, and provide general lab support as needed.
Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work with diverse group of staff.
Good organizational and computer skills.
College science background is required and Bachelor degree is preferred.
At least 1-2 year of previous laboratory experience in biology.
Previous experience handling DNA and RNA, libraries preparation, and qPCR.
Overall familiarity with next generation sequencing, Illumina HiSeq sequencing machines, PacBio, and 10X technology and molecular biology techniques.
Critical Success Factors:
Important information: This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. Applicants must be legally permitted to work in the United States.
As a Kelly Services employee, you will have access to numerous perks, including:
Exposure to a variety of career opportunities as a result of our expansive network of client companies
Career guides, information and tools to help you successfully position yourself throughout every stage of your career
Access to more than 3,000 online training courses through our Kelly Learning Center
Weekly pay and service bonus plans
Group-rate insurance options available immediately upon hire*
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