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Material Scientist

Material Scientist

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Material Scientist - TEM Analyst


This candidate will use an ultra-microtome to prepare materials samples for analysis by SEM or TEM. The candidate will use a variety of methods to view prepared samples including STEM in SEM, FIB, SEM or TEM. A qualified candidate can adapt to a rigorous preparation and imaging schedule with ease.


  • Prepare samples through use of ultra-microtome and cryo-microtome for SEM and TEM
  • Prepare samples through other cross sectioning methods including metallography
  • Analyze samples using SEM, STEM, TEM
  • General lab duties


  • Experience with Microtomy of materials and drive to master the technique
  • Familiar with SEM and TEM imaging
  • Familiar with optical microscopy
  • Ability to work with small samples under a microscope
  • BS in Chemistry, Materials Science, or related field with experience in SEM or TEM through research or industry
  • Time management skills and a high level of independence after the training phase
  • Good organizational skills, record keeping, and follow through will be integral to success
  • Ability to communicate effectively verbally and by email
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Word and Excel
  • US Person status required

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