Research Chemist

ERC, Inc.
Edwards AFB, Edwards
Comptetitve Salary + full benefits offered
Nov 01, 2017
Dec 31, 2017
Field of specialization
Energy / Fuels, Materials
Job Type
Full time

ERC, Inc. at the Air Force Research Laboratory at Edwards AFB, California is looking for a M.S. level chemist to aid in the synthesis of new energetic materials utilizing innovative production processes. Solid knowledge of organic / inorganic synthesis, chemical process development and a profound understanding of physical chemistry is required.  Proficiency in modern analytical methods (NMR, HPLC, MS) as well as good communication skills are desired.  A qualified candidate should have a minimum 3 years hands-on laboratory synthesis experience.

Experience in handling energetics, familiarity with microfluidic technology and applying DoE for the improvement of production processes are desirable but not required.


  • Experience in the field of HEDM
  • Familiarity with microfluidic technology; specifically microfluidic process design
  • Knowledge of Design of Experiment (DoE)


  • US Citizenship
  • M.S. in Chemistry
  • Solid knowledge of organic / inorganic synthesis
  • Solid knowledge of chemical process development
  • Profound understanding of physical chemistry
  • Familiar with modern analytical methods like NMR, HPLC, MS etc.
  • Excellent troubleshooting problem solving skills


  • Please include publication list with resume
  • Candidates must be able to pass a background check

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