Thursday, September 10, 2009

Baxter lab looking for first non-Baxter member

I am looking to hire the first member of the Baxter lab, the technician who will run the ionomics facility. Here is the ad:

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), Agricultural Research Service (ARS), Plant Genetics Research Unit in St. Louis, Missouri is seeking applications for a permanent, full-time PHYSICAL SCIENCE TECHNICIAN, GS-07 to provide support with the operation of a high-throughput elemental profiling facility centered around inductively coupled plasma spectrophotometers. Salary is commensurate with experience (38,117 - 49,553 per year), plus benefits. US Citizenship is required. Candidates must request a copy of the vacancy announcement (ARS-X9W-0265) by either calling 301-504-1583 or by copying the full text announcement from the website. Candidates must submit specific information as outlined in the vacancy announcement. Applications must be received by the closing date of September 24, 2009. The USDA/ARS is an equal opportunity provider and employer.