Senior Chemistry Technician

at 
Novoloop
Posted on 
18 Nov

Want to help tackle the plastic pollution and climate change crises? Join Novoloop.

About Us

Novoloop is a chemical upcycling startup in Menlo Park, CA. We’re innovative, collaborative and passionate world-changers. Our goal is to build great technology and products as well as an awesome team and place to work. We focus on fostering growth and creating impact. We promote a culture in which employees are rewarded for hard work, innovation, personal initiative, and teamwork. Our successful candidates have the ability and desire to work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.

We're seeking a Senior Chemistry Technician to help our team increase productivity. The successful candidate has a bachelor's degree in science with a focus on chemistry AND a few years of industry lab experience.

What You'll Do
- Perform defined procedures related to lab research under direct supervision: e.g. titrations, GCMS sample prep and data processing, routine chemical treatment steps, intermediate transfer between chemical steps, etc.
- Work within EH&S guidelines.
- Be responsible for upkeep of the lab, including cleaning, washing, stocking, and organization.
- Present results at functional area meetings.
- Maintain lab equipment, inventory levels of supplies, general lab up-keep and organization.
- Perform routine and semi-routine scientific experiments and/or analysis. Identify operational issues.
- Draft and/or suggest edits for SOPs in work area. Keep batch records and writes experiment summaries.
- Perform other duties as needed by Novoloop or at the discretion of supervisors.
- Perform all duties in keeping with Novoloop’s values, policies and all applicable regulations

About You
- Bachelor's degree in Chemistry + at least 1 year of industry lab experience; experience working with highly hazardous chemicals/materials preferred
- Passionate about solving the plastic waste problem, or about sustainability in general
- Willing to perform routine tasks and understand how they contribute to the company's mission and goals

Benefits

In addition to salary, relocation assistance, and stock options, we offer great paid time off and health benefits, which includes medical, dental and vision insurance. We also offer a 401k program, life insurance, parental leave, employee assistance, and more.

Equal Opportunity Employer

We’re an equal opportunity employer and committed to a diverse workplace. All applicants will be considered equally without regard to race, color, ethnicity, veteran status, religion, national origin, marital status, political affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, membership in an organization or any other non-merit factors.

Health and Safety

The health of our team members is a top priority. Our application process for prospective new team members will include initial virtual video interviews and may also include limited in-person interviews during which we pay special attention to distancing and hygiene recommendations from the CDC. We’re doing what we can to keep our employees safe while also conducting our work to solve the pollution proble

Job Description

Want to help tackle the plastic pollution and climate change crises? Join Novoloop.

About Us

Novoloop is a chemical upcycling startup in Menlo Park, CA. We’re innovative, collaborative and passionate world-changers. Our goal is to build great technology and products as well as an awesome team and place to work. We focus on fostering growth and creating impact. We promote a culture in which employees are rewarded for hard work, innovation, personal initiative, and teamwork. Our successful candidates have the ability and desire to work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.

We're seeking a Senior Chemistry Technician to help our team increase productivity. The successful candidate has a bachelor's degree in science with a focus on chemistry AND a few years of industry lab experience.

What You'll Do
- Perform defined procedures related to lab research under direct supervision: e.g. titrations, GCMS sample prep and data processing, routine chemical treatment steps, intermediate transfer between chemical steps, etc.
- Work within EH&S guidelines.
- Be responsible for upkeep of the lab, including cleaning, washing, stocking, and organization.
- Present results at functional area meetings.
- Maintain lab equipment, inventory levels of supplies, general lab up-keep and organization.
- Perform routine and semi-routine scientific experiments and/or analysis. Identify operational issues.
- Draft and/or suggest edits for SOPs in work area. Keep batch records and writes experiment summaries.
- Perform other duties as needed by Novoloop or at the discretion of supervisors.
- Perform all duties in keeping with Novoloop’s values, policies and all applicable regulations

About You
- Bachelor's degree in Chemistry + at least 1 year of industry lab experience; experience working with highly hazardous chemicals/materials preferred
- Passionate about solving the plastic waste problem, or about sustainability in general
- Willing to perform routine tasks and understand how they contribute to the company's mission and goals

Benefits

In addition to salary, relocation assistance, and stock options, we offer great paid time off and health benefits, which includes medical, dental and vision insurance. We also offer a 401k program, life insurance, parental leave, employee assistance, and more.

Equal Opportunity Employer

We’re an equal opportunity employer and committed to a diverse workplace. All applicants will be considered equally without regard to race, color, ethnicity, veteran status, religion, national origin, marital status, political affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, membership in an organization or any other non-merit factors.

Health and Safety

The health of our team members is a top priority. Our application process for prospective new team members will include initial virtual video interviews and may also include limited in-person interviews during which we pay special attention to distancing and hygiene recommendations from the CDC. We’re doing what we can to keep our employees safe while also conducting our work to solve the pollution proble

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