JOB NO.: 91222-AS
Work Type: Staff-Full Time
Department: VCRGE/PHYS SCI LAB/PSL
Categories: Facilities, Skilled Trades, Maintenance, Management/Supervisory
Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable
Position Vacancy ID: 91222-AS
Working Title: SHOP SUPERVISOR
Official Title: INSTRUMENT SHOP MANAGER I(P57NS)
Hiring Department: A348900-VCRGE/PHYS SCI LAB/PSL
Anticipated Begin Date: AUGUST 01, 2017
Term: This is a renewable appointment.
Minimum $50,000 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications
Degree and Area of Specialization:
Associate's degree in Machine Tool Technology, Industrial Arts, Industrial Technology, or similar field required. Bachelor's degree preferred.
Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:
-Three or more years of supervisory experience in a machine shop or similar experience required
-Three or more years of experience working with all standard machining operations required
-Familiarity with fabricated parts costs estimation
-Ability to schedule instrument shop work and track project progress
-Experience estimating costs of time, labor and consumables
-Ability to communicate collaboratively with engineers and CAD designers
-Ability to use and train employees on a large variety of shop machines in an expert manner
-Experience purchasing materials for shop projects and the instrument shop
This position works closely with researchers, engineers and other principal investigators to provide expert technical advice on experimental design, methodology and appropriate technology. Working with the PSL Shop Committee, this position plays a key role in estimating costs of projects contracted by the Physical Sciences Laboratory (PSL) Mechanical Shop. This position also coordinates all aspects of the day-to-day and long term management of the PSL Instrument Shop.
The Physical Sciences Laboratory (PSL) supports the research initiatives of the University of Wisconsin-Madison and outside international and domestic research institutions by providing technical consultation, engineering design and construction services to researchers in need of specialized instrumentation to conduct their research.
Instructions to applicants:
To be considered, applications must be submitted online at https://jobs.wisc.edu
Applicants will be required to upload a cover letter and resume outlining relevant work experience and knowledge as related to the position.
Additional Link: Full Position Details
NOTE: A Period of Evaluation will be Required
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Advertised: 13 Jul 2017 Central Daylight Time
Application Close: 27 Jul 2017 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time