Another week, another installment of Cool Jobs! We've got a great mix for you this go around, with openings in a range of career fields--including the field of SPACE! Oh, and also medicine, academia, animal nutrition...the list goes on.
Check 'em out, and get your resumes ready (or just take a long, lingering gander).
Median salary: $86,544
Description: You will be part of a collaborative team that includes psychiatrists, nurse practitioners and clinical social workers. Although you work fairly independently, you have the support of your clinical supervisor, peers and office staff. Our psychologists perform supportive therapy, group therapy, initial assessments and some testing.
2. Director of OB-GYN
Median salary: $74,573
Description: The Clinical Nurse Manager is a registered, professional nurse who supervises and directs the nursing care of the OB/GYN Department according to the policies, procedures, philosophy and strategic goals of the organization. The Clinical Nurse Manager provides leadership, clinical expertise and operational direction on a daily basis to the direct care staff to achieve efficient, quality, patient focused care in a professional, service excellence environment. The Clinical Nurse Manager will engage the Staff through the utilization of staff empowerment. At times this position will support the staff by participating in direct patient care.
Project Engineer - Space Power Electronics
Median salary: $87,591
Description: The Sr. Project Engineer in our Avionics and Power Systems group supports engineering teams in the successful planning, design, development and qualification of electronic products for space propulsion systems. Aerojet is a premier supplier of electric propulsion thrusters and power processing units.
Our Hall Current and Arcjet Thruster propulsion systems are key components of Geo-synchronous Earth Orbit satellites used by our military and commercial satellite service providers. Additionally, Hall Thruster Propulsion Systems propel interplanetary spacecraft to and from their distant destinations.
4. Energy Representative
Average salary: $34,889 (plus commission)
Description: The Energy Representative is remotely located based on regional needs. The Energy Representative will build strong relationships with home-owners and actively identify and pursue leads for solar systems and energy efficiency services. The Energy Representative will spend much of their time traveling to and visiting with prospective customers at their homes, and be the primary external representative for OneRoof Energy.
5. Temporary Associate Microbiologist
Median salary: $41,947
Description: Utilize your Microbiology skills! This position is expected to last 3 months. Under direct supervision, performs specialized laboratory testing and analyses of substantial variety and complexity. Performs calculations, prepares reports and assess proper calibration and standardization of equipment and procedures. Records and analyzes data and prepares written reports.
6. Part-Time Animal Nutrition Consultant
Median salary: $75,000
Description: Chuck Latham Associates Inc. (CLA) is building a team of energetic and outgoing Part Time Animal Nutrition Consultants (Pet - Retail) for one of our pet nutritional lines. You will be representing and promoting our leading premium pet food on weekends at local pet specialty stores near you!
While working 4 hour shifts in a retail environment, you will be advocating for pets by working together with store associates and peers to bring brand awareness for one of our top selling brands. You will be engaging and educating customers to identify ways that our brand can meet their pet’s needs, while establishing trust and credibility by using your product knowledge to ultimately convert consumers to our products.> Click here to apply
7. Social Media Manager
Median salary: $50,000
Description: With a rapidly expanding social community of more than 600,000 people around the world, we are looking for a social media manager to join MathWorks in its Natick, MA headquarters. As part of a small, centralized social media team, you will be responsible for providing our global organization with leadership, roadmap definition, education, governance and channel management.
8. Thermal Spray Process Engineer
Median salary: $58,925
Description: The Thermal Spray Process Engineer is to facilitate the improvement of manufacturing processes through engineering initiatives as well as development and implementation of new procedures which increase productivity, accuracy and lower cost. Optimize the use of robotics and other equipment in the spray processes.
9. Global Director, Toxicology
Average salary: $71,000
Description: Leading global pharmaceutical company, dedicated to improving health worldwide, wishes to add a Global Director, Toxicology to their dedicated team of professionals. This high-visibility role will be the ‘go-to expert’ ensuring appropriate regulatory requirements are adequately addressed and documented for our Organization’s products/programs.
The Global Director, Toxicology will provide consultation on regulations, methods, policies and practices related to preclinical sciences (biocompatibility, chemistry and toxicology) and safety. The Global Director, Toxicology’s input and support will contribute to an environment of continuous improvement and quality, aligned with Organizational core values and strategic objectives.
10. Professor of Instrumental Ensemble and Music History
Median salary: $80,769
Description: South Puget Sound Community College seeks candidates for the 2014-2015 academic year to fill a full-time tenure track position in instrumental performance ensembles, music fundamentals and music history in western and/or non-western musical traditions. Successful candidates will possess the interest, skills and abilities to help college teams lead the state in innovative and collaborative learning experiences designed to optimize student success.
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