Job Title: LIB Recycling Postdoctoral Research Associate
Org: Biological & Chemical Processing
Work Location: Idaho Falls, ID (Town, Work Schedule - 9X80s)
Empowering the Nation's Energy Future
Mission: Discover, demonstrate and secure innovative nuclear energy solutions, other clean energy options and critical infrastructure.
Vision: INL will change the world's energy future and secure our critical infrastructure.
Idaho National Laboratory (INL) is seeking a postdoctoral researcher to perform laboratory based development of electrochemical systems and processes. In this position, you will develop and optimize processes to recover valuable materials through both electrochemical driven and chemical extraction processes. The ideal candidate will demonstrate knowledge of chemical and electrochemical principles and utilize concepts in chemistry and/or chemical engineering to optimize process conditions.
You will be working in a multi-disciplinary team setting. You will work independently while operating within a larger team to achieve specific project targets. You will maintain currency in relevant scientific literature and participate in preparing reports, peer-reviewed publications and proposals. You will represent the laboratory though program reviews and technical presentations at conferences. You will meet ES&H goals, and demonstrate a strong commitment to safe laboratory practices, and perform all work in an environmentally safe and compliant manner.
PhD requirements in Analytical Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry, Electrochemistry, or related disciplines must be completed by commencement of appointment and within the previous 5 years.
Demonstrated oral and published written communication skills (in English).
Selective Service Requirements
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Employee Job Functions
Employee Job Functions are physical actions and/or working conditions associated with the position. These functions may also constitute essential functions for the job position which the employee must be able to fulfill, with or without accommodation. Information provided below is to help describe the job so that the applicant has a reasonable understanding of the job duties/expectations. An applicant's ability to perform and/or tolerate these actions and conditions will be discussed and workplace accommodations may be made on a case-by-case basis following an individualized assessment of the applicant and other considerations, including but not limited to any governing safety standards.
Motor Abilities: Fine motor control (hands).
Special Senses: Near vision; Depth perception; Speech discrimination.
Work Conditions: Hazardous chemical/waste; Typing/keyboard; >8 Hrs/day.
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Environmental, Safety and Health Statement
Must be familiar with, and comply with all relevant health and safety requirements. Must be knowledgeable of emergency action policies and procedures, methods for reporting/resolving work practices or conditions to available cognizant professionals.
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INL is a science-based, applied engineering national laboratory dedicated to supporting the U.S. Department of Energy's mission in nuclear energy research, science, and national defense. With more than 4,300 scientists, researchers and support staff, the laboratory works with national and international governments, universities and industry partners to discover new science and develop technologies that underpin the nation's nuclear and renewable energy, national security and environmental missions.
The Idaho Falls Area
Idaho Falls is conveniently situated near many national treasures such as Yellowstone National Park, Teton National Park, Jackson, WY, etc. For more information about the area, please visit www.visitidahofalls.com and www.visitidaho.org.
Equal Employment Opportunity
Idaho National Laboratory (INL) is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. It is the policy of INL to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.
PRIMARY LOCATION: United States
ORGANIZATION: Energy & Environment Science & Technology (Bxxx)
EMPLOYEE STATUS: Regular
JOB POSTING: Feb 4, 2019, 12:01:32 PM
UNPOSTING DATE: Mar 7, 2019, 12:59:00 AM