CAMRIS International

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CHEMIST, SENIOR

CHEMIST, SENIOR

# of Openings 
3
Job Locations 
US-MD-Bethesda
US-MD-Baltimore
US-ND-Fargo
US-MD-Rockville
US-NC-Charleston
US-NC-Charlotte
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

Provides scientific expertise needed in order to function as the lead chemist of a large laboratory. Maintains, operates and calibrates numerous machines for use in various experiments and procedures. Assesses methods and procedures for use in experiments and makes modifications/improvements to resolve problems and meet specific needs. Maintains accurate, detailed records of experiments, and evaluates and interprets results for validity and scientific meaning. Works with staff to prepare laboratory findings for publication and presentation at meetings. Records raw data.

Qualifications

10-12+ years of experience working in a laboratory with 5+ years experience working as a team leader. Demonstrates expertise in performing numerous laboratory experiments and procedures.

Demonstrates ability to maintain and operate a laboratory. Demonstrates leadership qualities.

 

Minimum Education:

 

Ph.D. in Chemistry or a related discipline. Three (3) years of specialized experience plus a Master’s degree is equivalent to a Ph.D. Five (5) years of specialized experience plus a Bachelor’s degree is equivalent to a Ph.D.