CHEMIST
University of Florida UFL - Gainesville, FL

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Requisition number:
0902328
POSITION INFORMATION

Requisition Title
CHEMIST

Working Title
Chemist

Position number:
00016596

Advertised Salary:
Salary commensurate with education and experience.

FLSA Status:
Exempt

Job Type
Full-Time

Job Category
TEAMS

Work Location
Main Campus (Gainesville)

If other work location

DEPARTMENT INFORMATION

Department:
60152300-AG-SOUTHERN REGION PROGRAMS-IR

College/Unit
60152300-AG-SOUTHERN REGION PROGRAMS-IR
POSTING TEXT

Job Description:
The position is located in the Food and Environmental Toxicology Laboratory in the Food Science and Human Nutrition Department. This full time chemist position is responsible for residue analysis on food samples for the USDA sponsored Interregional Project No. 4 (IR-4), entitled “A National Agricultural Program to Clear Pest Control Agents for Minor Uses”.

Job functions of this position include but are not limited to:

Evaluate and modify, if necessary, EPA approved analytical methods for residue analysis.

Conduct residue sample analysis by gas chromatography and high performance liquid chromatography.

Operate computer based automated data collection system

Perform maintenance, calibration, and any necessary trouble shooting of instruments.

Document research activities in compliance with EPA

’s Good Laboratory Practices. Maintain Labware Minimum Requirements: A bachelor’s degree in an appropriate area of specialization and one year of appropriate experience. Appropriate college course work may substitute at an equivalent rate for the required experience.

This is a time limited position.

Preferred Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree in chemistry, possess GLP compliance training and knowledge of the techniques of instrumental analysis such as gas chromatography and high performance liquid chromatography.

Health Assessment Required:
No

Special instructions to applicants:
Please, no phone calls or walk-ins.

If you are a Florida resident claiming Veteran’s Preference, you must upload a DD-214 for consideration.

Posting Date:
01/30/2013

Closing Date:
02/13/2013

Open Until Filled:

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