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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 03/04/22

Applications Due06/01/22

Vacancy ID100219

AgencyHealth, Department of

TitleAssistant Research Scientist (Analytical Chemistry) - 11870

Occupational CategoryI.T. Engineering, Sciences

Salary Grade14

Bargaining UnitPS&T - Professional, Scientific, and Technical (PEF)

Salary RangeFrom $48237 to $61575 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Non-competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Mon-Fri

"Other" Explanation Hours may vary during budget or other high priority times.<br /> <br />

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 9 AM

To 5 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Albany

Street Address Wadsworth Center

Empire State Plaza, Corning Tower

City Albany


Zip Code12237

Minimum Qualifications Non-Competitive: bachelor’s degree and one year of professional research experience in an appropriate field. Substitution: 30 graduate hours leading to an advanced degree in an appropriate field may be substituted for the required experience.

Preferred Qualifications-
Two years of experience performing inorganic laboratory analyses in a regulatory environment, and experience with instrumental analysis techniques for environmental samples. Knowledge of environmental laboratory standards, quality assurance, audits, and applicable regulations. Ability to work independently as well as excellent written and verbal communications skills, including the preparation of manuscripts for publication in peer reviewed journals.

Duties Description The incumbent in this position is responsible for support activities within the Laboratory of Inorganic and Nuclear Chemistry. Specific duties include performing analyses for inorganic contaminants using EPA and NYS approved methods, employing technologies such as ion chromatography or ICP-OES; ensuring data are reported in a timely manner; preparing documentation; optimizing methods; revising standard operating procedures (SOPs) as necessary; performing routine laboratory procedures such as maintaining instruments and laboratory readiness; and may participate in research projects appropriate for Wadsworth’s public health priorities as assigned by the supervisor.

Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Name Human Resources Management Group, LK/ASRS/11870

Telephone 518 486-1812

Fax 518 473-3395

Email Address


Street RM 2217, Corning Tower, ESP

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12237


Notes on ApplyingSubmit resume and cover letter to, or by fax to (518) 473-3395 with Reference Code LK/ASRS/11870 included in the subject line of your email or fax, or by regular mail to Human Resources Management Group, LK/ASRS/11870, Room 2217, Corning Tower Building, Empire State Plaza, Albany, New York 12237-0012. Failure to include the required Reference Code may result in the delay of processing your application. Resumes accepted until filled.

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