Primary Job Responsibilities

Criterion is seeking a bachelor-degreed analyst to handle daily chemical analyses.  Successful candidate will assist with the day-to-day laboratory operations; perform lab analyses in Atomic Absorption Spectrometry, including flame and graphite furnace, gas and liquid chromatography using various detectors such as FID, ECD and Mass Spectroscopy, FT-IR and UV-visible spectrometry, with experience in PLM and PCM desirable. The successful candidate should be able to perform maintenance of laboratory equipment and prepare laboratory reagents.  They should be able to document results and procedures in a lab notebook.

Knowledge, Skills and Competencies

A degree in physical sciences is required, with a degree in Chemistry and one to two years of experience in analytical chemistry is preferred. Computer knowledge required. Each employee is required to be knowledgeable, thorough, independent and able to analyze and interpret information. Good communication and organization skills and efficiency in his/her duties while working in a team-based environment is necessary.

Experience in all the above is desirable but not necessary. Criterion would consider training the right candidate.