Bard High School Early College Queens — Chemistry Laboratory Technician

Job Title: Chemistry Laboratory Technician (Bard High School Early College Queens)

Job Description
Bard High School Early College (BHSEC) Queens, a partnership between Bard College and the NYC Department of Education, seeks a full-time long-term Chemistry Laboratory Technician to support its high school and college chemistry curriculum during the NYC public school academic year.

The primary responsibilities in this position will be ordering material, preparation, set-up, and supervision of teaching laboratories in chemistry. This includes preparing and distributing reagents and standardized solutions, and distributing and testing equipment. In addition, the Chemistry Lab Technician will supervise students during laboratory experiments. The Technician will be responsible for cleaning and maintaining the teaching laboratory and laboratory prep room, cleaning glassware, maintaining an accurate chemical inventory, and maintenance of equipment including an FT-IR, a rotary evaporator, pH meters, and a water purification system.


  • Successful candidates will possess a B.A. or B.S. in Chemistry
  • They will have knowledge of proper laboratory techniques and safety procedures, including the use of analytical balances, volumetric glassware, and organic solvents.
  • They will have strong interpersonal skills and ability to work well with faculty and students
  • They will also possess strong organizational skills and have attention to detail

Start Date: ASAP in 2022

Salary: Compensation for this position is between $40,000 and $45,000 depending on experience.

To Apply
To apply, upload a cover letter, resume, and a list of 3 references whom we could contact after a successful interview, including their contact information, as .pdf files by clicking on the “Apply Now” button through the Interfolio job application link provided here:

Application review will begin immediately and proceed until the position is filled.

Inquiries about the position may be directed to Dr. Joshua Mukhlall, Chemistry Professor (

Equal Opportunity
Bard High School Early College is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from individuals who contribute to diversity. Women and members of underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply.