The Institute of Chemical Research of Catalonia (ICIQ) is seeking a Laboratory technician in Prof. Ruben Martin´s group. This position will be funded by ICIQ.
ICIQ is committed to performing excellent research at the frontier of knowledge in the broad area of chemistry (Catalysis, Artificial Photosynthesis, Activation of Small Molecules, Photovoltaics, Functional Molecular Assemblies and Chemical Biology, from either theoretical or experimental perspectives). The institute also aims at training the future generation of scientists by offering high-quality educational programes to master, PhD students and postdoctoral researchers (Full details on http://www.iciq.org/).
Our mission is to lead, from the vantage point of molecular science, cross-strategies for solving major social and economic challenges, such as climate change and sustainable supply of energetic and raw materials, thereby contributing to the establishment of a knowledge-based economy and improving citizens’ quality of life in our influence area.
ICIQ is looking for an experienced laboratory technician in the field of organic chemistry and organometallic chemistry in the group of Prof. Ruben Martin at ICIQ in Tarragona (Spain). The tasks to be carried out will be focused on the maintenance of the laboratory equipment (2 glove boxes, 3 GC-FIDS, 2 HPLCs, 1 GC-MS and 4 photochemical devices), as well as research support.
- Synthesis of chemical species including metal catalysts.
- Organization of the laboratory including ordering material, reagents, as well as leading with safety issues
- Maintenance of the laboratory equipment (glove boxes, GC, HPLC, photochemical devices)
- Assist other researchers in the laboratory