Staff Jobs

Job Opening: Laboratory Technician 1

Job Summary

Under supervision of the Laboratory Group Manager, perform routine operations in the laboratory including all aspects of receiving, inventorying, archiving and preparing aerosol filters for analysis. Prepare filters for shipment to sampling sites and receive sampled filters into the laboratory. Continuously load and unload samples for various analyzers, conduct measurements, process data to verify measurements, and maintain instrument logbooks and records. Communicate with student assistants and other staff working in the Air Quality Research Center.

Job Opening: Laboratory Technician 3

Job Summary

Under general supervision of the Laboratory Group Manager, maintain routine operations in the Air Quality Research Center Laboratory in assigned analysis area. Maintain analysis schedules and assign instrument resources for air monitoring sample analysis. Review quality control analysis results and report. Communicate with team members, the spectroscopist, and the lab manager about quality issues and instrument issues. Prepare and review analysis reports, quality control reports, training reports, and data validation reports.

Job Opening: Research And Development Engineer

Job Summary

Under direction of the AQRC’s director, the Research & Development Engineer acts as a core member of the Air Quality Research Center (AQRC), providing technical expertise and leadership to the engineering team and managing research projects at the AQRC, interpret AQRC objectives and apply advanced engineering concepts to lead and perform research on complex air quality aspects, where analysis requires an in-depth evaluation of variable factors, and problem-solving frequently includes analysis of unique problems without precedent.

Postdoctoral scholar position

Postdoctoral scholar position:  Hygroscopicity and CCN potential of organic functional groups in ambient aerosol, University of California, Davis

The Air Quality Research Center (AQRC) at the University of California, Davis is seeking a postdoctoral scholar to perform laboratory research to investigate the hygroscopicity and CCN potential of organic functional groups in aerosol. The post-doctoral fellow will be mentored by Drs. Ann M. Dillner and Anthony Wexler.

Air Pollution Specialist Opening at CARB

The Program Assessment Section has an opening for a motivated Air Pollution Specialist (APS) to join a friendly and dynamic team of scientists and engineers working to design and implement programs to help achieve California’s ambitious air quality, climate, and environmental justice goals. The Program Assessment Section develops air pollution mitigation strategies for the oil and gas and related sectors.

Job Opening: Postdoctoral Researcher

Postdoctoral Researcher, New Instrument for Detecting Wine Grape Taint Location: University of California, Davis

Wildfires have devastated large swaths of the western states resulting in a range of catastrophic consequences. The wine grape growers and vintners in Washington, Oregon and California have lost hundreds of millions of dollars due to grapes that become unsuitable for wine due to damage from wildfire smoke.

Job Opening: Program Manager

PROJECT POLICY ANL SUPV 2 (Program Manager) Department Description

The UC Davis Air Quality Research Center (AQRC) is a growing interdisciplinary Organized Research Unit (ORU). Its mission is to facilitate research on the scientific, engineering, health, social, and economic aspects of gaseous and particulate atmospheric pollutants.