Lab Technician (Synthesis, Characterization, Colloidal Science, Material Science)

Apex Systems
Gaithersburg, MD
Jul 20, 2021
Jul 24, 2021
Full Time
We are searching for a Polymer Lab Tech to join a growing biotechnology company in Gaithersburg, MD! A successful candidate has experience working with organic/polymer synthesis. Title:A' Lab Technician or Research Associate (depending on the level of experience) Location:A' Gaithersburg, MD Pay:A' $50,000-$65,000/yr Type:A' Direct-hire Job Overview: Execute work within the Polymer group alongside other R&D teams to create copolymers and biomimetic membranes based on transmembrane proteins. Responsibilities: Execute synthetic plan made by the scientist Perform polymer/organic synthesis, including small molecule, PDMS, amphiphilic polymer, and membrane additive synthesis Perform in-depth characterization using various analytical techniques and equipment Perform robust data analysis of data from lab experiments and is responsible for documentation of technical progress and results Perform regular maintenance for the instruments Troubleshoot instrument failure Requirements: BS in chemistry, chemical engineering, or material science 0-4 A' years of relevant work experience Experience in organic/polymer synthesis Experience with analytical tools and techniques for polymer/material characterization Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment, work short cycle times and flexible hours if required, and deliver results under pressure EEO EmployerApex Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at 844-463-6178

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