Research Assistant

The University of Maine Process Development Center seeks a full time Research Assistant to conduct experimental work on chemical and physical properties of pulp fibers, paper, or other materials; may include projects in polymer processing, coating, and papermaking.? This position is year-round, 40 hours a week, with benefits.?? The position of Research Assistant is responsible for performing highly complex research-related tasks, including testing of pulp, paper, composites, and other materials in accordance with standard procedure.? Assignments may include short-term technical service projects as well as work involving long-term research projects.? A Bachelor's degree with relevant work experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience in a pilot plant or industrial setting.? Full job description may be found at Materials must be submitted via "Apply For Position".? You will need to create a profile and application; upload a cover letter and a resume/curriculum vitae which fully describes your qualifications and experiences with specific reference to the required and preferred qualifications; and provide contact information for three professional references. Additional materials are also needed and explained online.? Incomplete application materials cannot be considered.? Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until a suitable pool of candidates is found. Electronic applications only, please. University of Maine is an AA/EEO employer. Bangor Daily News.Category: Science, Keywords: Research Assistant

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