Laboratory Assistant

Category: 
Engineering
Status: 
Part-Time
Post Date:  
2/08/2017
Contact Email: 
Description: 

Laboratory Assistant

 

Energy Driven Technologies is looking to hire students to work part-time in our Research and Development lab at EnterpriseWorks.  We are a small startup working to translate our surface modification technology into real-world products.  We are looking for individuals who have a technical background, laboratory experience, and a drive to create exciting new products. 

 

Responsibilities

·       Perform material modification experiments

·       Follow safety protocols for safe handling of materials and operation of equipment

·       Work collaboratively to design experiments and analyze results

·       Interface with UIUC students on joint-projects

·       Assist in developing new products and identifying potential commercial applications

 

Required Skills

·       Engineering, science, technology, or related background with a strong preference for majors related to materials science, plasma physics, and biomaterials

·       Laboratory experience – procedural hands-on experience with laboratory equipment, sample preparation and handling, and data recording

·       Technical writing – organizing, summarizing, and presenting technical results

·       Vacuum technology experience not necessary, but valued