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Research Scientist Senior/CAER

Lexington, KY 40507
Posting Details

Job Title Research Scientist Senior/CAER
Requisition Number RE20186
Working Title Research Scientist Senior
Department Name 40550:Ctr For Applied Energy Res
Work Location Lexington, KY
Grade Level 46
Salary Range $49,254-81,266/year
Type of Position Staff
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education

PhD

Click here for more information about equivalencies: http://www.uky.edu/hr/employment/working-uk/equivalencies
Required Related Experience

No experience required.

Required License/Registration/Certification

None

Physical Requirements

Sitting and/or standing for long periods of time; performing repetitive motions tasks; lifting, pushing, or pulling of objects up to 10 lbs.; risk of injuries from use of equipment on the job; risk of back injury from moving, lifting or positioning patients, equipment, or materials; exposure to loud noises, temperature extremes, and hazardous chemicals and fumes including waste.

Shift

Monday-Friday 8:00 5:00PM. Occasional weekends when necessary.

Job Summary

Position will be employed in laboratory/experimental studies related to biofuels and environmental catalysis.

Responsibilities will include, but not be limited to:
- Leads specific studies or aspects of studies related to processing chemicals and materials, including determination of chemical and physical properties, composition, structure, relationships and reactions.
- Confers with scientists and engineers to conduct analyses of research projects, interpret test results, or develop nonstandard tests.
- Analyzes test information and data.
- Guides the work of peers, technicians or other support staff in preparing test solutions, compounds, and reagents for laboratory tests and analysis.

IEBC Internal Employee Being Considered

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience
Deadline to Apply 09/18/2019
University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Categories

Posted: 2019-09-11 Expires: 2019-10-11

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