Surface Analysis -Research Support Specialist III

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Cornell University
Ithaca, NY
Closed
Posted 53 Days ago
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY
job - , paid
Posted 53 Days ago
Closed

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Surface Analysis -Research Support Specialist III Cornell University, United States Updated: about 5 hours ago Location: Ithaca, NEW YORK Job Type: FullTime Surface Analysis - Research Support Specialist III (Band G) Cornell Center for Materials Research (CCMR) The Cornell Center for Materials Research (CCMR) supports fundamental materials research and serves students, scientists, and researchers from Cornell and other academic, government, or industry researchers from around the world. This vibrant and active facility of shared instrumentation is overseen by expert facility staff who maintain instruments, train the next generation of materials researchers, and analyze samples as a service. Responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to: * Serve as primary contact for surface analysis via X ray photoemission spectroscopy (XPS) and other related techniques such as profilometry, atomic force microscopy, confocal microscopy, and thin film deposition. Train researchers to use instrumentation safely and properly, while maintaining instruments at a high level. * Perform analyses for off-campus users and compile research summary reports as needed. * Monitor records of equipment usage and maintenance for accounting, safety, and billing purposes. * Oversee operations within the facility and work with Center leadership to evaluate new and unique instrumentation that will meet needs of a variety of research groups. Procure and oversee installation of new instrumentation. May supervise facility staff or student workers. Required Qualifications * Masters degree or equivalent in Materials Science, a physical science, engineering, or similar discipline. * 3 5 years experience with surface analysis techniques, e.g., X-ray photoemission spectroscopy, optical confocal microscopy, atomic force microscopy, electric and magnetic device characterization. * Applicants must possess a strong work ethic and self-motivation. * Excellent interpersonal and communication skills are essential. * Excellent computer skills and experience with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint. Preferred Qualifications * Ph. D. in Materials Science, a physical science, engineering, or similar discipline, or equivalent. * In depth understanding of surface analytical techniques. * Excellent interpersonal, communication and writing skills. * Organizational and supervisory experience. Visa sponsorship not available for this position. University Job Title: Research Support Spec III Level: G Pay Rate Type: Salary Company: Endowed Contact Name: Adrian Morales Number of Openings: 1 Current Employees: If you currently work at Cornell University, please exit this website and log in to Workday using your Net ID and password. Select the Career icon on your Home dashboard to view jobs at Cornell. Online Submission Guidelines: Most positions at Cornell will require you to apply online and submit both a resume/CV and cover letter. You can upload documents either by dragging and dropping them into the dropbox or by using the upload icon on the application page. For more detailed instructions on how to apply to a job at Cornell, visit How We Hire on the HR website. Employment Assistance: If you require an accommodation for a disability in order to complete an employment application or to participate in the recruiting process, you are encouraged to contact Cornell University's Office of Workforce Policy and Labor Relations at voice (607) 255-6866, fax (607) 255-0298, or email at equalopportunity@cornell.edu . Applicants that do not have internet access are encouraged to visit your local library, or local Department of Labor. You may also visit the office of Workforce Recruitment and Retention Monday - Friday between the hours of 8:30 a.m. 4:30 p.m. to use a dedicated workstation to complete an online application. Notice to Applicants: Please read the required Notice to Applicants statement by clicking here . This notice contains important information about applying for a position at Cornell as well as some of your rights and responsibilities as an applicant. EEO Statement: Diversity and Inclusion are a part of Cornell Universitys heritage. We are a recognized employer and educator valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities. Cornell University is an innovative Ivy League university and a great place to work. Our inclusive community of scholars, students, and staff impart an uncommon sense of larger purpose, and contribute creative ideas to further the university's mission of teaching, discovery, and engagement. 2019-06-26-07:00

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research, microsoft word, confocal microscopy, microsoft excel, microsoft powerpoint, leadership, teaching, engineering, writing, sales, policy, microsoft access, materials science, recruiting, organization

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