JOB FUNCTION: Scientific
JOB TYPE: Temp to Hire

MINIMUM EDUCATION: Bachelor's Degree
POSTED: Jul 11, 2019

Our client is looking for to add a Fermentation Research Associate to join their Fermentation Team. This is a fresh position, and candidates with relevant experience (at least 1 year) are needed.

Salary/Hourly Rate: Up to $26 per hour when temp | $47K – $65K DOE when converted to a full time employee

Position Overview: The Fermentation Research Associate with work with top notch technology to create new materials.

Responsibilities of the Fermentation Research Associate:

  • Execute experiments based on established protocols or procedures with limited explanation and supervision
  • Keep inventory of laboratory chemicals and supplies and order as needed
  • Assist in online and offline performance and monitoring of bench scale fermentors
  • Run routine lab analyses
  • Maintain accurate and complete records consistent with company policy and legal requirements
  • Help facilitate projects through adherence to established project or company timelines
  • Contribute to lab equipment maintenance and safety to help create a safe, effective and efficient working environment
  • Anticipate and recognize potential problems with laboratory supplies and equipment and takes action to prevent and solve problems
  • Keep up with SOP training and compliance responsibilities

Qualifications for the Fermentation Research Associate:

  • Needs to understand the operation and function of available laboratory equipment and instrumentation
  • A foundation of basic scientific, engineering, and analytical principles obtained through academic training and/or experience
  • Possesses good organizational, communication, analytical, computer, and technical writing skills
  • High degree of personal accountability with the ability to work independently and deliver results within project specific timelines
  • Self-motivated, passionate about your work, and enthusiastic about contributing to building a positive team spirit
  • Previous experience with fermentation (at least 1 year) would be advantageous

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Chemical Engineering, Biochemistry or Microbiology

Benefits: Eligible for Atrium Care Package


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