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Lab Technician

Position Title:
Lab technician

Location:
Eastman Business Park, Rochester, NY

Type:
 Full time. Monday – Friday A-shift, occasional weekend overtime

Hire Timeline:
Immediate

SUMMARY

Energy Materials Corporation is seeking a Lab Technician to participate in technology development of thin film photovoltaic devices at our Rochester, NY facility.  The positions will support the commercialization of perovskite-based solar modules for production on high speed roll-to-roll coating and printing equipment.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Sample preparation involving UV ozone, thermal evaporator, glass cutting, and lamination
  • Sample evaluation including the use of microscopes, spectrophotometer, solar simulator, and quantum efficiency tester

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS

  • Ability to follow complex experimental procedures, execute sensitive experiments and keep detailed records
  • Safe Chemical handling experience
  • Driven, hands-on individual with strong interpersonal skills and an ability to work in a team environment
  • Computer skills including Microsoft Excel, Word and Office
  • Excellent communication skills

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE & EDUCATION:

  • Associate’s or bachelor’s degree  
  • Experience working in a laboratory