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This is a temporary position to last up to one year, 100% time (40 hours/week).

Deadline:  Open Until Filled

Salary Range CG HH:  $15.25 – $22.42/hour


Job Responsibilities:  Provide support to the water research group in Agricultural & Biosystems Engineering by independently collecting, testing and analyzing water and other related samples to determine the physical, chemical and bacteriologic components.


Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

Knowledge of:  Basic chemical principles and fundamental analytical chemistry theories; research and laboratory practices; computer software applications and systems.


Ability to:   Operate and maintain instrumentation; define and measure quality metrics; report results; collect, test and analyze water and other related samples; collect samples from various locations; analyze samples using laboratory equipment; record all findings; produce reports; utilize safe laboratory practices to prevent cross-contamination and inaccurate results; and communicate clearly and concisely.


Required License:  Valid driver’s license is required. 


Comments:    Flexible schedule.  This position is classified as a temporary Chemist.  Employment is contingent upon a successful background check.



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