Tuesday, August 2, 2016

Daily Pump Trap: 8/2/16 edition

A few of the positions posted at C&EN Jobs:

San Antonio, TX: The Southwest Research Institute is looking for a manager of medicinal and process chemistry R&D. M.S./Ph.D. desired.

Seattle, WA: Gotta love a company named "Modern Electron." They're looking for an experienced M.S./Ph.D. chemist to be a materials engineer. You'd "will be responsible for innovation and production of vacuum electronic devices using the company’s cutting edge technology and processes." 

Silver Spring, MD: FDA looking for a senior pharmaceutics scientist; Ph.D. desired. 77,490.00 - 108,887 offered. 

Wasco, CA: Certis USA is looking for a pilot plant fermentation engineer - didn't know folks were making biological pesticides (although I am reminded that BT has been around for a while.

Westbrook, ME: Sappi North America is looking for someone to work on nanocellulose fibrils; advanced degree in chemistry desired. 

Rolla, MO: A couple more positions from Brewer Science. 

"Southern United States": "Seeking Motivated Polymer Chemist." Hmmmm. Hmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmm. 

ACS Philadelphia Career Fair Watch: 43 positions, including a small bolus from Gilead today. 

6 comments:

  1. What's with the "hmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmm"?

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    1. An expression of skepticism/bemusement.

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  2. why? is there a particular place that readers of you blog should hmmmmmmmmmmmmm be concerned about?

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    1. Take a peek at the ad. It reads like an email to a buddy, not like a serious job ad.

      "...short-term gig or full time"? It's vague and the email is a yahoo address.

      As a resident of the lovely southern U.S., I agree: hmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmm.

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  3. I love how casual the language is in the 'Seeking motivated polymer chemist' advert. It just needs, 'we'd be stoked to have you on board' and it would be perfect

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  4. Too bad for Modern Electron that "Thermo Electron" was already taken....

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