Scientific Assistant Openings at IPNS

Tom Worlton worlton at
Mon Mar 5 14:23:38 CST 2001

Scientific Associate/Assistant openings at the Intense Pulsed Neutron Source 
(IPNS), Argonne National Laboratory
Argonne National Laboratory, one of the nation's premier scientific research 
and development organizations, located 20 miles southwest of Chicago, has 
openings for Scientific Associates/Assistants.  The openings are in Argonne's 
Intense Pulsed Neutron Source (IPNS) Division.  IPNS is the world's first major 
pulsed spallation neutron facility dedicated to condensed matter research.
We seek persons with BS or MS degrees in engineering, physics, chemistry, or 
computer science to fill two available openings.

Basic Purpose 
Maintain, monitor operation, and upgrade equipment and instruments at IPNS (see and assist in the performance of 
experiments, under the guidance of a Principal Investigator.

Considerable knowledge is required of the installation, operation, 
maintenance and upgrading of equipment and instruments.  Good knowledge is 
needed of working around neutron facilities.  Considerable skill is required in 
using time and resources in order to ensure safe and reliable operation of 
neutron facilities and instruments, aiding in the performance of neutron 
experiments, and working well with other members of the operations groups.  
Good skill is needed in keeping facility records, collecting and analyzing 
data, specifying and obtaining parts or new equipment, maintaining spare parts 
in order to ensure reliable operation, and communicating information and ideas 
to scientific users.

Interested persons should send resumes to:

    Maria Heinig
    Intense Pulsed Neutron Source Division, Bldg. 360
    Argonne National Laboratory
    9700 S. Cass Ave.
    Argonne, IL 60439, U.S.A.

or e-mail your resume to mheinig at

Argonne is an equal opportunity employer:  For additional information, Please 
refer to Argonne internet Home Page - or the IPNS pages at

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