RESEARCH TECHNICIAN II
RESEARCH TECHNICIAN II
NSOE ESP Div
A full-time Research Technician position is available in Dr. Heather M.Stapleton's environmental analytical laboratory.Primary tasks include analysis of environmental samples for organic contaminants, developing sample processing and analytical methods for organic compounds in a variety of matrices,assisting researchers and students within research projects, and contributing to presentation and publication of research findings.
- Operation and maintenance of analytical instrumentation, (accelerated solvent extractors, gas chromatograph mass spectrometers, and high-performance liquid chromatograph);
- Sample preparation techniques including solvent extraction, column chromatography, solid phase extraction;
- Data analysis
- Preparation of scientific publications and presentations
M.S. with several years of experience in environmental or analytical chemistry
Experience: Strong gas and/or liquid chromatography and mass spectrometry experience; experience with preparation of samples for chemical analysis and developing methods for sample preparation; experience in analyzing data andscientific writing Computer
Skills: Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Access, chromatography software, statistical packages
Applicants must apply online through Duke's HR/Career Website @ www.hr.duke.edu/jobs
951 RESEARCH TECHNICIAN II
Job Family Level
Full Time / Part Time
Regular / Temporary
Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employercommitted to providing employment opportunity without regard to anindividual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, genderidentity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex,sexual orientation, or veteran status.
Duke aspires to create a community built on collaboration, innovation,creativity, and belonging. Our collective success depends on the robustexchange of ideas—an exchange that is best when the rich diversity ofour perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences flourishes. To achievethis exchange, it is essential that all members of the community feelsecure and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals arerespected, and that all voices are heard. All members of our communityhave a responsibility to uphold these values.
Essential Physical Job Functions:Certain jobs at Duke University and Duke University Health System mayinclude essential job functions that require specific physical and/ormental abilities. Additional information and provision for requests forreasonable accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.
Work requires a bachelor's degree in botany, biology, zoology or otherscience related scientific field.
None required above education/training requirement.OR AN EQUIVALENT COMBINATION OF RELEVANT EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE
Auto req ID
Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, genetic information, gender, gender expression, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status.
Essential Physical Job Functions: Certain jobs at Duke University and Duke University Health System may include essential job functions that require specific physical and/or mental abilities. Additional information and provision for requests for reasonable accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.