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-07/08/09 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 – 60,612 per year), plus benefits. US Citizenship is required. Candidates must request a copy of the vacancy announcement (ARS-X10W-0048) by either calling 301-504-1583 or by copying the full text announcement from the http://www.afm.ars.usda.gov/divisions/hrd/vacancy/VAC2.HTM website. Candidates must submit specific information as outlined in the vacancy announcement. Applications must be received by the closing date of January 11, 2010. The USDA-ARS is an equal opportunity provider and employer.
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