Job ID 2358Date posted 09/29/2020
Brookhaven National Laboratory is a multipurpose research institution funded primarily by the U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Science. Located on the center of Long Island, New York, Brookhaven Lab brings world-class facilities and expertise to the most exciting and important questions in basic and applied science—from the birth of our universe to the sustainable energy technology of tomorrow. We operate cutting-edge large-scale facilities for studies in physics, chemistry, biology, medicine, applied science, and a wide range of advanced technologies. The Laboratory's almost 3,000 scientists, engineers, and support staff are joined each year by more than 4,000 visiting researchers from around the world. Our award-winning history, including seven Nobel Prizes, stretches back to 1947, and we continue to unravel mysteries from the nanoscale to the cosmic scale, and everything in between. Brookhaven is operated and managed by Brookhaven Science Associates, which was founded by the Research Foundation for the State University of New York on behalf of Stony Brook University, and Battelle, a nonprofit applied science and technology organization.
The mission of the Instrumentation Division is to develop state-of-the-art instrumentation required for research programs at BNL and to maintain the expertise and facilities in specialized high technology areas essential for this work. The Division’s research efforts also have a significant impact on programs elsewhere in the world that rely on advanced radiation detectors and their associated readout electronics and data acquisition.
The BNL Instrumentation Division currently has an opportunity for a Mechanical Technician (TW-2) for a one-year term appointment. The successful candidate will work on the construction of the sPHENIX experiment. sPHENIX is a large scientific instrument that will operate at BNL’s Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider Accelerator starting in 2023. Job responsibilities include working under close supervision to perform semi-routine technical support functions typically involved with the fabrication, assembly, and testing of equipment for use by the sPHENIX experiment. Work assignments are performed in accordance with general instructions and established procedures.
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