Research Technologist -Chemistry 2019-1170
Research Technologist- Chemistry
Job ID 2019-1170
Location : Location
Lovelace Biomedical (LBERI)
Lovelace Respiratory Research Institute (LRRI) is seeking a Research Technologist with a background in chemistry. The position will build practical knowledge of analysis chemistry on a bachelor’s level of chemistry knowledge. The position will support the development of formulations, development and validation of analytical assays along with analytical sample analysis.
The job will involve working in multi-disciplinary scientific teams to develop/characterize formulations and develop/validate/apply analytical chemistry methods for sample analysis. Working in the laboratory to process and analyze samples using Ultra Performance Liquid Chromatography (UPLC), High Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC) and Gas Chromatography (GC).
Requires Bachelor’s degree in a scientific area or with comparable course work and 0-3 year of experience in the area of analytical assay development or validation; or an equivalent combination of education, training and/or experience from which comparable knowledge, skills and abilities have been attained.
Candidate must have a demonstrated understanding of research methodology, principles and procedures. Must have the ability to successfully perform a variety of laboratory procedures using standard laboratory equipment and instruments. Must have the ability to gather, analyze and report data.
Requires strong written and verbal communication skills, the ability to work independently and as a part of a team. Must have working knowledge of Microsoft Office, as well as the ability to learn department-specific computer systems as needed.
Preference will be given to candidates who have experience working in a GLP environment.
This position may involve work inside the ABSL3 facility which may require vaccinations/immunizations. Candidates must be able to lift up to 20 pounds and wear a respirator. A Post-offer physical and background check are required. Ability to gain and maintain access to Kirtland Air Force base (KAFB) is required.
Salary is commensurate with experience.
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