Research Trades Assistant II

Location
East Lansing MI
Posted
Aug 09, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Working/Functional Title

Cryomodule Assembler

Position Summary

Major Position Responsibilities

 Work as part of a team to assist in the assembly, installation, and testing of cryomodules;

  • Read, understand, and interpret engineering drawings and specifications and procedures
  • Perform complex assembly work, which may include installation and testing of components and devices
  • Correctly follow work instructions, detailed specifications and installation procedures in performing work
  • Understand, follow, and uphold all safety policies and regulations
Unit Specific Education/Experience/Skills

Associates degree in trade or equivalent combination of related technical training and experience. Two years experience as a Research Trades Assistant I or equivalent trades experience in a skilled trades area specific to the job duties to be performed. May require working in and around x-ray producing apparatus, radioactive materials, cryogenic liquids and/or other potentially hazardous materials. Occasional to frequent lifting of 26 pounds and over is required.

Desired Qualifications
  • Ability to work and communicate completely with people of diverse backgrounds and education

  • Work experience in component engineering, assembly, and leak checking procedures (i.e. HVAC repair, contracted plumbing, automobile mechanics, welding)

  • Demonstrated mechanical aptitude of assembly techniques, tools, and equipment

  • Ability to recognize actual or potential non-conformance

  • Ability to document work and data

  • Motivated, detail oriented, and ability to follow and uphold critical process protocols

  • Ability to use ladders and elevated work platforms to perform work

  • Basic knowledge of personal computer terminology and operations and the ability to use email and the internet

 

Required Application Materials

Cover letter and resume

Work Hours

STANDARD 8-5

Summary of Physical Demands

Loading supply boxes, transporting parts and baskets, transporting cavity carts and using mezzanine stairs

Bidding eligibility ends on 8/15/2017 at 11:55PM