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Pacific Northwest National Labratory
Pacific Northwest National Labratory
Richland, Washington, United States
19 days ago
Job Type
Job Duration
Chemistry/Bio Chemistry
Min Experience
5-7 Years
Min Education
Required Travel
Job Function


Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) is a world-class research institution powered by a highly educated, diverse workforce committed to the values of Integrity, Creativity, Collaboration, Impact, and Courage. Every year, scores of dynamic, driven people come to PNNL to work with renowned researchers on meaningful science, innovations and outcomes for the U.S. Department of Energy and other sponsors; here is your chance to be one of them!

At PNNL, you will find an exciting research environment and excellent benefits including health insurance, flexible work schedules and telework options. PNNL is located in eastern Washington State—the dry side of Washington known for its stellar outdoor recreation and affordable cost of living. The Lab’s campus is only a 45-minute flight (or ~3-hour drive) from Seattle or Portland, and is serviced by the convenient PSC airport, connected to 8 major hubs.

Employees and their families are offered medical insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, health savings account, flexible spending accounts, basic life insurance, disability insurance*, employee assistance program, business travel insurance, tuition assistance, supplemental parental bonding leave**, surrogacy and adoption assistance, and fertility support. Employees are automatically enrolled in our company funded pension plan* and may enroll in our 401k savings plan. Employees may accrue up to 120 vacation hours per year and may receive ten paid holidays per year.

* Research Associates excluded.

**Once eligibility requirements are met.


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Our expert staff provide multi-disciplinary solutions to complex energy and environmental issues. Key capabilities include science (chemical and mechanical). We employ a systems perspective that includes, discovery technology development and scale-up as well as economic, regulatory, and market acceptance issues necessary for successful technology commercialization. EP&MD focuses on three mission contributions: Clean Fossil Energy, Electricity Infrastructure, & Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy.

Pacific Northwest National Laboratory's Energy Processes and Materials Division (EP&MD) is actively seeking a Senior Chemical Engineer or Chemist to join our Chemical & Biological Processing (C&BP) Group. The ideal candidate will possess research expertise in process development, heterogenous catalysis, and/or reaction engineering.


We are looking for a candidate who has strong background in developing catalysts and processes for chemical conversion pathways and can contribute to the development of oxygenate conversion chemistry for sustainable chemicals.  You will be responsible for supporting and managing the safe operations of reactor systems.  The ideal candidate will provide technical leadership and expertise to existing research efforts, and collaborate with stakeholders to define and shape future research programs, collaborate with colleagues across the Laboratory, and with our research partners in industry, academia, and other National Laboratories, to lead efforts in building new, high-visibility research projects.  We are looking for a candidate who can enhance our team with their and petrochemical conversion expertise.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • BS/BA and 5+ years of relevant work experience -OR-
  • MS/MA and 3+ years of relevant work experience -OR-
  • PhD with 1+ year of relevant experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Chemical engineering, or chemistry with experience in process development
  • New catalyst formulations, and synthesis methods to improve catalyst performance, stability, and selectivity
  • Reaction engineering expertise, possibly with scale-up expertise
  • Experience with applied research
Job ID: 74083018
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