The Berhe Biogeochemistry lab at the University of California, Merced ( http://www.aaberhe.com ) has an opening for a part-time lab manager. The lab manager will be responsible for day-to-day management of the lab; composing, review and verification of lab and field protocols and reports; maintain and troubleshoot instruments and equipment including GC, IR bench, etc; and providing instruction and assistance to lab users on technically complex procedures, equipment & instruments. For the motivated individual with the right experience, there is also opportunity to conduct original research.
The minimum qualification for the job is a BSc degree in soil science, ecology, geology or related fields with at least 2 years of research experience or equivalent lab experience during undergraduate or graduate experience.
Individuals with proficiency in use of FTIR on environmental samples; strong written and oral communication skills; and supervisory or project management experience are strongly encouraged to apply.
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Interested applicants should send Asmeret (email@example.com) your CV and a short cover letter before submitting your application.
The position is available immediately.