Research Support
Varite
 Hayward, CA

Research Support

Req I D

DP-3878

Rate

Primary Skills

Description

Qualifications:

The technician supports research workers to complete tasks associated with chemistry research experiments. The technician must have minimum two years -post college wet chemistry laboratory hands-on experience, is detail oriented, and willing to work at a scientific laboratory to conduct experiments accurately, efficiently and quickly full time; high throughput is desired in a dynamic and fast-paced working. The technician must have good communication skills, a high degree of self-motivation and can work both independently and as a team member. The successful candidate has a B.Sc. in Chemistry (preferred), Biology or Chemical Engineering, analytical chemistry experience is a plus. This is not a materials processing position.

Responsibilities:

Responsibilities include, but not limited to the following laboratory work:

• Prepare chemical solutions and dilutions to precise specifications for experiments

• Conduct chemical experiments

• Accurately document observations and experimental results

• Maintain inventory records of supplies and raw materials, and prepare requisitions as needed

• Support chemists and work with QC lab for sample analyses

• Set up and maintain laboratory equipment and instruments

• Assists and supports with special project

• Participating in lab problem solving and troubleshooting

• Practicing lab hygiene and following safety procedure

• Safely manage chemical waste per regulatory standards

• Maintain safe work environment

Comments/Special Instructions

The technician candidate must have a minimum of two years post-college wet chemistry laboratory experience. Additionally, the candidate is detail oriented, and can conduct experiments accurately, efficiently and quickly full time in a dynamic, fast-paced working environment. high throughput is desired. The successful candidate has a B.Sc in chemistry (preferred), Biology or Chemical Engineering, analytical chemistry experience a plus.