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🔗Laboratory Assistant

  • Full Time
  • Pleasantville, NY
  • 55,000 USD / Year
  • Applications have closed
  • How to Apply:

    Please provide a resume and a cover letter expressing your interest. Please send these directly to Heather Hartshorn (hhartshorn@highbridgematerials.com). IMPORTANT: Applications without a cover letter will be deleted without review.

    Applicants must be authorized to work in the United States. For the health and safety of our employees and their families, all candidates must be able to provide proof of full Covid-19 vaccination.

  • Job benefits: Paid Time Off, Medical, Dental and Vision
  • Contact Name: Heather Hartshorn
  • Application Email: hhartshorn@highbridgematerials.com

Highbridge Materials Consulting, Inc.

Highbridge Materials Consulting is seeking candidates for a laboratory assistant position. We are a testing laboratory in Pleasantville, NY, that applies materials science to historical landmarks. Given our unique expertise, we have the opportunity to work on a wide range of masonry materials taken from important historical structures across North America. The position is being offered with a minimum $55,000 annual salary, but this is negotiable. We would be excited to find a more advanced candidate.

The laboratory assistant’s responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Working with laboratory technicians to produce accurate test samples.
  • Performing various laboratory tests in mechanical, geological, and chemistry laboratories.
  • Collecting and processing test data.
  • Supporting the scientific staff with organizing analytical reports and formatting documents and images.
  • Various scientific and administrative tasks, including sample archiving.

If the following describes you, then please apply.

  • You are interested in historic building materials.
  • You have a STEM degree or have completed coursework in a STEM field.
  • You are exceptionally detail-oriented.
  • You are a high-performer who can work efficiently in a fast-paced environment while maintaining careful attention to detail.
  • You take excellent notes without prompting and can follow detailed instructions with high fidelity.
  • You are highly organized and produce work with minimal errors.
  • You communicate well in a team setting.
  • You have excellent hand-eye coordination and spatial awareness. Perhaps you have a hobby that requires an artistic ability or the ability to manipulate delicate parts.
  • You are not afraid of a little college-level algebra and can do simple arithmetic in your head.
  • You are proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel.


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