University of North Texas - Instructional Lab Supervisor I

Location
Denton
Posted
Jun 29, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
The Electrical Engineering Department at the University of North Texas is seeking to hire an Instructional Lab Supervisor I to join our team. Responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to:* Is Responsible for the coordination and supervision of all student instructional laboratories in the Department of Electrical Engineering and serving as the liaison with the college IT staff to maintain appropriate software and hardware for student instructional needs.* Responsible for training of student workers and teaching assistants, conducting complex tests, and experiments for demonstration purposes.* Coordinating repairs of instructional equipment with vendors.* Identifying appropriate instructional supplies and responsible for ordering materials and lab supplies needed by students for various projects and courses, making consistent availability to all students.* Preparing and maintaining inventories of supplies for labs and equipment, and making recommendations for instructional equipment.* Oversight and accountability to the laboratory spending budget, and maintaining control of Lab Property and the yearly depreciation schedule.The University of North Texas System is firmly committed to equal opportunity and does not permit - and takes actions to prevent - discrimination, harassment (including sexual violence), and retaliation on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, family status, genetic information, citizenship or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, facilities, and employment practices. The University of North Texas System immediately investigates and takes remedial action when appropriate. The University of North Texas System also takes actions to prevent retaliation against individuals who oppose a discriminatory practice, file a charge, or testify, assist or participate in an investigative proceeding or hearing. The successful candidate will possess a Master's Degree in related field and two years of related experience; or any equivalent combination of education, training and experience. The following knowledge, skills, and abilities are required: * Working knowledge of equipment and instrumentation appropriate to the nature of the lab and/or the discipline and of supplies including operation, set-up, storage, and maintenance. * Working knowledge of instructional applications related to the laboratory and/or the discipline. * Physical abilities and skills to readily assemble and operate equipment and instrumentation. * Knowledge of the hazards and safety precautions applicable to the lab, particularly in the sciences or engineering. * Ability to make effective presentations of experiments or software, and provide instruction in laboratory techniques, use of equipment, use of software, procedures, and safety rules. * Ability to supervise work performed by others.