CAMRIS International

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CHEMIST 2

CHEMIST 2

# of Openings 
5
Job Locations 
US-MD-Bethesda
US-MD-Baltimore
US-ND-Fargo
US-MD-Rockville
US-NC-Charleston
Category 
Proposals
Type 
Contract

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Overview

CAMRIS International is an international development and research firm that realizes innovative solutions to health and development challenges through high-quality, cost-effective program and research management services. With experience working in more than 80 countries, we combine our proven systems with today’s most effective, evidence-based best practices to improve the lives of people around the world. We apply a customized, customer-centric, cost-effective business approach to offer greater value to our clients and challenge the way things have always been done in our field.

 

CAMRIS clients include U.S. government agencies and multilateral and private organizations. Our core practice areas include public health, agriculture and food security, economic development, education, environment, humanitarian assistance, democracy and governance, and medical research. 

 

CAMRIS is seeking exceptional candidates to provide scientific, technical, and other professional support services to assist the National Institutes of Health (NIH-- which is comprised of the Office of the Director and 27 Institutes and Centers) in meeting its operational objectives.

 

This is an opportunity for employment or a contract, but we reserve the right to make no selection or award. Contingent on bid award.

 

CAMRIS is seeking exceptional candidates to provide scientific, technical, and other professional support services to assist the National Institutes of Health (NIH-- which is comprised of the Office of the Director and 27 Institutes and Centers) in meeting its operational objectives.

Responsibilities

Independently performs various complex and non-routine experiments and procedures. Designs and optimizes chemical experiments/procedures. Maintains, troubleshoots, proposes and implements modifications to equipment and instrumentation.

Prepares reagents and oversees necessary laboratory supplies. Schedules, tracks and reports analyses of experiments/ procedures. Analyzes organic and inorganic compounds to determine chemical and physical properties, composition, structure, relationships between compounds, and reactions. Adds heat, light, energy, or a catalyst to show changes in composition. Prepare test solutions and compounds. Documents/ analyzes results and produces detailed summaries and reports.

Qualifications

2-6+ years of experience in chemistry or a related field. Demonstrates experience working in a clinical or research laboratory that carries out chemical transformations. Demonstrates knowledge of principles and operating procedures of general laboratory equipment. Demonstrates general knowledge of computer systems, methods and applications.

 

Minimum Education:

 

Master’s degree in Chemistry or a related discipline. Two (2) years of specialized experience plus a BA/BS degree is equivalent to a Master’s degree.