BioKyowa contributes to the health and well-being of people worldwide with leading-edge fermentation technology.  Our production is technically based, quality focused, and the skill level of our employees is demanding. 

We offer a comprehensive benefits package.  BioKyowa takes great pride in offering a competitive benefits package to attract and reward our employees.   

We employ high quality people in areas of logistics, packaging, manufacturing, maintenance, and highly technical areas such as laboratory and engineering.  If you are interested in a career with BioKyowa, please email your resume to or mail to:

BioKyowa Inc.
Attn:  Human Resources
P.O. Box 1550
Cape Girardeau, MO 63702-1550

BioKyowa is an equal opportunity employer.  We offer a drug free and smoke free work site where safety of our employees is the top priority.

Current Job Openings


Need individual with degree in Chemistry, Biology or related technical science with wet chemistry experience; working knowledge of PC based systems and equipment; strong communication, problem-solving, and interpersonal skills required; demonstrated ability to work with minimal supervision as a team member required.   Position will include analytical testing and recordkeeping, operating and maintaining of analytical lab equipment, use of sterile technique, cGMP, HACCP, and ISO guidelines.

Starting wage rate $19.90 per hour, up to $21.52 per hour if working 12-hour shift rotation; Excellent benefit package including health insurance and 401k.

Chemical Operators

Manufacturing facility producing high grade premium amino acids for the food and pharmaceutical industry.  Located in Cape Girardeau MO, facility has strong global ties and ownership.  Looking for individuals who want to do more than just the task at hand.

Chemical operators must have strong mechanical ability; prior experience in production or industrial preferred; strong problem-solving and attention to detail; self-motivated with ability to work under minimal supervision as part of a team required. Candidates willing to be flexible, take the initiative to learn and patience to grow are preferred.  Rotating 12 hour shifts required.

Starting wage $19.50 per hour with excellent benefit package.  Motivated individuals can earn up to $23.46 per hour in less than 12 months. Excellent benefit package including health insurance and 401k.