Laboratory Technician

Let’s figure out what’s next together. If you ask us, this job looks pretty great. Kelly® Professional & Industrial is looking for a Laboratory Technician to work at a top-tier Fortune 500 client in Ankeny, Iowa. Sound good? Take a closer look below.

Hours: 8am - 5pm, Monday through Friday.

Pay Rate: $18.50 - $20 per hour

This person will be running automation which Chips seeds from various global locations. They will be expected to troubleshoot automation issues, communicate issues, and other tasks.

Possibility position could be extended.

Duties & Responsibilities 

  • Performs laboratory technical tasks.
  • Responsible for the care and maintenance of laboratory equipment.
  • Will be required to operate automated Seed Chipping equipment and the gathering of data.
  • Assists with receipt and inspection of raw materials, ordering and stocking.
  • Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job.
  • Typically reports to a supervisor.


  • Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field
  • Works well with other team members in a fast-paced environment.
  • 1-3 Years of Experience is preferred but not required.
  • Wearing proper PPE is required as well as a safety-focused mindset.

What happens next
Once you apply, you’ll proceed to next steps if your skills and experience look like a good fit. But don’t worry—even if this position doesn’t work out, you’re still in our network. That means all of our recruiters will have access to your profile, expanding your opportunities even more.

Helping you discover what’s next in your career is what we’re all about, so let’s get to work. Apply to be a Laboratory Technician today!

Why Kelly®?

You’re looking to keep your career moving onward and upward, and we’re here to help you do just that. Our financial staffing experts will connect you with premier companies for opportunities where you can learn, grow, and thrive. Jobs that fit your skills and experience, and most importantly, fit right on your path of where you want to go in in your career. It all adds up.

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 and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.

Ankeny, IA 50015, US