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Research Technician, RENEW Institution
University at Buffalo, The State University of New York

Date Posted Mar. 4, 2024
Title Research Technician, RENEW Institution
University University at Buffalo, The State University of New York
Buffalo, NY, United States
Department Renew Institute
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Professional Staff
  • Research/Technical/Laboratory
The RENEW Institute at the University at Buffalo is seeking a Research Technician to join a high-performing team supporting exciting research conducted in the Aga Lab for Environmental Research and Testing (ALERT) and the RENEW Laboratories under Professor Aga’s directorship. The laboratories are academic facilities and include analytical instruments and equipment to extract and process environmental samples.

The Research Technician will provide support to research scientists by conducting various research projects and will operate and maintain Core analytical equipment, including Agilent, ThermoScientific, and Waters gas and liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometer systems (GC-MS/MS and LC-MS/MS, respectively).

Primary Responsibilities include:
  • Providing general laboratory support to research scientists and conduct specific and exploratory research projects involving environmental sample preparation and sample extraction using solid phase extraction methods, targeted quantitative analysis of environmental samples using GC-MS/MS, LC-MS/MS, ICP-MS, and ion chromatography-based methods.
  • Maintaining analytical equipment and prepare mobile phases, and standards.
  • Quality assurance and quality control reporting and monitoring.
  • Support for service contracts.

Outstanding Benefits Package
Working at UB comes with benefits that exceed salary alone. There are personal rewards including comprehensive health and retirement plan options. We also focus on creating and sustaining a healthy mix of work, personal and academic pursuit - all in an effort to support your work-life effectiveness. We support your growth and development through our career coaching and training department and we qualify as a public service loan forgiveness organization. Learn more about our benefit packages.

About The University at Buffalo
The University at Buffalo (UB) #ubuffalo is one of America’s leading public research universities and a flagship of the State University of New York system, recognized for our excellence and our impact. UB is a premier, research-intensive public university dedicated to academic excellence. Our research, creative activity and people positively impact the world. Like the city we call home, UB is distinguished by a culture of resilient optimism, resourceful thinking and pragmatic dreaming that enables us to reach others every day. Visit our website to learn more about the University at Buffalo.

As an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer, the Research Foundation will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant’s race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin and veteran or disability status.

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