ICP / Spectroscopy Field Applications Scientist

Greater Chicago, IL

VRS is looking for a talented Scientist to become part of our client’s field organization supporting atomic spectroscopy products in the Mid-West. The successful candidate will combine ICP-MS / ICP-OES / AA technical knowledge with the desire to train and support new and existing customers.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Execute instrument demonstrations & training to new/existing customers.
  • Support pre & post instrument sales as a technical expert in a variety of markets.
  • Prepare & analyze customer samples as needed; provide report of results.
  • Assist in the development of new application notes and technical papers.
  • Deliver presentations both externally to customers and internally for sales and marketing.
  • Travel currently minimal but will be ~50% when restrictions lifted

Candidate Qualifications

  • Background in Chemistry, Physics, Earth Science or a related field (MS or PhD preferred).
  • Minimum 3 years inorganic instrument experience (ICP is a must).
  • Practical approach to trouble shooting and method development.
  • Seeking a self-motivated Scientist with excellent presentation skills interested in customer support.


  • $85-95K base salary + 20% Bonus!
  • Full benefits
  • Travel expenses covered


Click the Apply link on this posting to submit your application to VRS Recruitment. Please include an updated resume and cover letter.

Reference#: VRS1726

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