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284-Microscopy Engineer Job in Dayton, Ohio US

284-Microscopy Engineer

UES, INC. - Dayton, OH

Posted: 8/4/2020 - Expires: 10/3/2020

Job ID: 219310884

Job Description

UES has an opportunity available for a Microscopy Engineer to join our team working at Wright Patterson Air Force Base in Dayton, OH. The Microscopy Engineer will conduct sample preparation and image acquisition for High Resolution Transmission Electron Microscopy (HRTEM) of nanostructured materials. Responsible for performing cross-sectional sample preparation of oxide and compound semiconductor thin films for HRTEM and In-Situ TEM. Such preparation will require the use of Focused Ion-Beam (FIB) milling and conventional Ar-ion milling. Candidate will perform in-situ heating and electrical biasing experiments in the TEM. This effort also requires assisting in the proper maintenance of equipment used for polishing and milling operations. Prior experience with using FIB and conventional sample preparation and setting up in-situ TEM experiments is highly desired.



  • Bachelor’s degree in Materials Science, Engineering, or a related discipline is required
  • Prior experience with using FIB and conventional sample preparation and setting up in-situ TEM experiments is highly desired Proficiency with general chemistry and biochemistry laboratory techniques is required
  • This position will require strong verbal and written communication skills and the ability to work in a multidisciplinary team environment
  • This position is working within a government facility and requires U.S. Citizenship


Additional Information

UES, Inc. is an innovative science and technology company providing customers with superior research and development expertise since its inception in 1973. Our long-term success is a direct result of a strong commitment to the success of our employees. We look forward to reviewing your application.

UES, Inc. is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Job Summary

Employment Type:
Full Time Employee
Job type:
Agriculture, H-2A, FLC
Skill Based Partner:
Education Level:
Bachelor's degree
Work Days:
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
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