Physical Science Educational Technician (Reg FT 12 months, with benefits)

Physical Science Educational Technician (Reg FT 12 months, with benefits)

Community College of Allegheny County

General Summary:
The position involves the set-up and removal of laboratory and demonstration equipment for the instruction of physics and physical sciences courses at all levels.

Work location and additional information:
Applicants must electronically attach scanable unofficial transcript(s) when applying to this posting. This position will remain open until filled. However, in order to ensure consideration for an interview, please submit your completed application, cover letter and resume by no later than April 3, 2017. The College cannot guarantee that application materials received after this date will be considered or reviewed. This is a regular full-time 12 month position with benefits. Anticipated start date of this position is August 2016. The successful applicant for this position will be required to successfully complete a post-offer, pre-employment medical examination and performance evaluation.

Campus: Allegheny Campus

Days and Hours (for hourly position):
Actual schedule will be determined by the course schedule/dept heads. Hours maybe adjusted as needed to accommodate special projects.

Job Specifications:
Associates of Science degree or equivalent in physical science or physics with a major emphasis in laboratories; experience in applying safety procedures common to physical science or physics laboratories such as preparation of chemical solutions, the routine repair of electronic, electrical and mechanical equipment, and the maintenance of microcomputer hardware. Individuals who have a background in controlling telescopes from a remote computer server preferred.

Job Duties:
1. Organize and maintain equipment.
2. Repair mechanical and electronic devices
3. Use computer assisted data acquisition and reduction techniques in the physics laboratory.
4. Work with faculty and staff to ensure smooth operation of physics teaching.
5. Keep track of the lab supplies and order necessary equipment and supplies upon discussing with faculty members
6. Assist in the development of new laboratory procedures.
7. Maintain a safe laboratory environment.
8. Perform other related duties as required or assigned.

Job Category: Faculty/Counselor/Librarian/Ed Tech

Job Type: Full-time

Department: Science

Job Open Date: 03-17-2017

Job Close Date:

All applicants must apply online at: The College's online application system will allow you to complete a college application, apply online, answer screening questions, and attach a resume, cover letter and other documents.



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