Michigan Technological University Assist Research Engineer/Scientist in Houghton, Michigan

Conduct routine experiments; operate and maintain laboratory and analytical equipment (ion chromatograph,span class="caps"HPLC/span, etc.); gather, record, and interpret research data; order and manage laboratory inventory. 1. Conduct routine laboratory experiments, operating necessary laboratory equipment, following and assisting in the development of written protocols.2. Acquire and maintain laboratory equipment, supplies and chemicals.3. Provide laboratory support to faculty and students on the proper operation of experiments.4. Oversee safe laboratory practices and comply with all applicable University, federal, state, and local safety and environmental regulations.5. Perform written assessment of supervised activities.6. Work occasional non-standard hours as required.7. Commit to learning about continuous improvement strategies and applying them to everyday work. Actively engage in University continuous improvement initiatives. span class="caps"SUPERVISORY/spanspan class="caps"RESPONSIBILITIES/span: Supervision may be exercised over undergraduate student assistants.