Chemist at CarboNet

About Us

CarboNet Nanotechnologies is a company devoted to creating a world without contaminated water. To do this, we bring multiple fields of science together to challenge the status quo and provide better solutions to complex water problems. Drawing from biology, chemistry, engineering and physics, we target contaminants with precision so that water can be re-used, rather than disposed as toxic waste.

At CarboNet, the team works together to deliver our customers safer, cheaper, and environmentally friendly alternatives to their water treatment needs. Our team is our strength and is on a constant mission to change the world and most importantly, enjoy the ride.

Located in the beautiful city of Vancouver, Canada, CarboNet offers an inspiring and fun workplace where people can learn from one another to foster innovation and creativity. If you want to apply your talent and skills to make an impact on our most important resource, and you thrive on the energy and challenges of a cool start-up… then CarboNet is the place for you!

About You

  • M.Sc. in Chemistry/Materials Engineering/Polymer Science
  • +3 years experience leading independent projects in organic synthesis and analysis of polymeric materials
  • Strong organizational, interpersonal, problem solving and analytical skills
  • Ability to multitask and work with minimal supervision
  • Experienced in academic writing (lead writer of scientific reports, publications, patents, and/or grants)
  • Expertise in air-sensitive synthesis of compounds
  • Hands on experience with polymer synthesis and functionalization
  • Proficient with nanoscale sizing methods (Dynamic light scattering, zeta-potential, SEC-MALS)
  • Experience in enzymatic synthesis of surfactants or bio-polymers is a distinct advantage

 

Job Type: Full-time

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