Project Aide

Southhampton, NY
Mar 02, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Required Qualifications (evidenced by an attached resume):
High School Diploma. Prior laboratory experience

Preferred Qualifications: 
Bachelor's degree in Marine Science. Several months experience working in a marine science laboratory focused on plankton.

Brief Description of Duties: 
Assist with conducting research focused on plankton. The selected candidate will possess the following skills: Outstanding written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills; experience successfully working independently as well as part of a team with a collaborative approach to problem solving; and Strategic and analytical thinking skills with an ability to solve problems and make effective decisions.

  • Wash lab ware and maintain a clean working environment
  • Assist in performing experiments
  • Perform routine laboratory analyses
  • Field sampling
  • Other duties or projects as assigned as appropriate to rank and departmental mission.

Special Notes: 
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Official Job Title: Project Aide
Job Field: Clerical/Secretarial
Primary Location: US-NY-Southhampton
Department/Hiring Area: School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences-Stony Brook University
Schedule: Full-time Day Shift 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences-Stony Brook University
Posting Start Date: Mar 1, 2017
Posting End Date: Mar 15, 2017, 10:59:00 PM
Salary: $12.00 per hour
Salary Grade: N9

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