[job]: Research Tech: Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology, Gates Lab (Kaneohe, HI)

HIMB logoWe are hiring a full-time research technician in the Gates Lab at the Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology! If you love corals and reefs, are hard working, and work well in a team, please consider applying to work in our group! Details and link to the application are below:

HIMB Research/Lab Services Technician
Job ID: 16218
Full-Time
Closing date: 05/06/2016

DUTIES

Supports research to investigate responses of coral reef ecosystems to environmental stressors including increasing temperatures and ocean acidification. Participates in daily maintenance of experimental tank systems and treatment conditions. Performs calibrations on various types of sensors and pieces of equipment necessary for carrying out temperature and ocean acidification stress experiments. Receives, stores, and maintains lab supplies, chemicals, and equipment. Carries out general lab training. Supervises Undergraduate Assistants. Assists in fieldwork (using snorkel) including coral collections and transplants and performing video transects relating to various projects.

PRIMARY QUALIFICATIONS

EDUCATION/TRAINING: Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited four (4) year college or university in Biology or Chemistry.

EXPERIENCE: One to three (1-3) years of seawater chemistry experience or experience with physical oceanography. Experience with various types of sensors used in marine environments.

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