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Analytical Facilities Technician
The Department of Geological Sciences at the University of Texas at El Paso
invites applications for a full-time position as Analytical Facilities
Technician. The department is equipped with numerous analytical instruments
located in an outstanding facility that is the centerpiece of the
Duties will include maintenance of a Cameca SX50 electron microprobe, a
Scintag XDS2000 XRD, a gamma-ray detection INAA unit, a variety of optical
microscopes and other equipment, as well as assistance and training of
faculty and students from diverse backgrounds in the successful use of the
facilities. Collaborative or independent research is encouraged, however,
the primary focus of the position is successful operation of the facility.
The candidate would also assume a variety of other duties including serving
as safety officer and monitoring inventory.
Minimum requirements include an M.S. or Ph.D. in geosciences, material
sciences, or related fields. Direct experience with an electron microprobe
and good communication skills are essential.
Interested persons should send a resume, and names of two references to::
Dr. Kate C. Miller, Chair
Department of Geological Sciences
University of Texas at El Paso
El Paso, TX 79968-0555
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We will begin reviewing applications on December 15, 2001, and will accept
applications until the position is filled.
The University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national
origin, sex, religion, age, disability, or sexual orientation in employment
of the provision of services.