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Instrumentation Support Technician - Stone Brook University


Required Qualifications (As evidenced by attached resume):  
Bachelor’s Degree (foreign equivalent or higher degree) in Chemistry, Biochemistry, Biomedical engineering or a related discipline. Two (2) years of work/research experience in the operation of a liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry (LC-MS) instrument.

Preferred Qualifications:  
Master's degree in Analytical Chemistry.  Experience with LC-MS instrument maintenance.

Brief Description of duties:
The Instrumentation Support Technician will be responsible for the validation of chemical structures of submitted samples by using mass spectrometry.

  • Process submitted samples using mass spectrometry instrumentation to collect scientific data.

  • Analyze data collected. And generate reports

  • Routine maintenance of instruments

  • Maintain accurate usage record for invoice

  • Order materials for the operation and maintenance

Special Notes: This is a full time appointment. FLSA Exempt position, not eligible for the overtime provisions of the FLSA. Minimum salary threshold must be met to maintain FLSA exemption. 

In accordance with the New York State Department of Health (DOH) order that all hospitals and nursing homes “continuously require all personnel to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19,” Candidates who are not already vaccinated must obtain the first dose of the vaccine within three (3) calendar days of acceptance of conditional job offer and must obtain any subsequent doses in accordance with the vaccine protocol. The order also includes those who may be affiliated with or interact with employees of a hospital or nursing home. The order allows for limited medical exemptions with reasonable accommodations, consistent with applicable law.

Resume/CV and cover letter should be included with the online application.

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Official Job Title: Instructional Support Technician

Job Field: Research Professional / Technical

Primary Location: US-NY-Stony Brook

Department/Hiring Area: Institute For Chemical Biology & Drug Discovery

Schedule: Full-time 

Shift :Day Shift Shift Hours: 40  

Posting Start Date: Nov 1, 2021

Posting End Date: Open until position is filled

Salary: Commensurate with experience, within the range of $55,000-$70,000, plus $3,026 location pay

Appointment Type: Regular

Salary Grade:SL3