Madison, WI
Aug 22, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

JOB NO.: 102578-US

Work Type: Staff Full or Part Time, Staff-Full Time, Staff-Part Time


Location: Madison

Categories: Engineering, Facilities, Skilled Trades, Maintenance, Research, Scientific, Other

Employment Class: University Staff-Ongoing

Position Vacancy ID: 102578

Working Title: Instrument Maker Specialist

Official Title: INSTRUMENT MAKER SPEC(83500)


FTE: 100%

Term: This is an Ongoing appointment

Advertised Salary:

Minimum $22.78

Job Summary:

Working independently and under general supervision, the Instrument Maker Specialist is responsible for providing machine shop services, including design consultation and expert machining to faculty, staff, and graduate students. The incumbent primarily serves employees within the Medical Physics Department, but also provides service to employees throughout the School of Medicine and Public Health and School of Engineering. The Instrument Maker Specialist designs and fabricates unique instrumentation to support research and instruction in research laboratories, often working in close contact with researchers. The incumbent maintains machine shop equipment, manages students working in the Medical Physics machine shop, and orders materials used in fabrication.

Schedule Comment:

Usual business hours are Monday through Friday, 7:45 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. The position may be part-time or full-time depending on our department and selected candidate's needs. We welcome and encourage candidates to apply who are looking for 20-40 hours per week (50-100% FTE). The exact work schedule will be established upon hire.


Kayla Gomez Cardona
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )

Instructions to applicants:

To begin the application process please click on the 'Apply Now' button. You will be asked to create a profile and upload a cover letter and resume. For maximum consideration, please be sure that your cover letter addresses how you meet the required and preferred qualifications, if not clearly evident in your resume.

Additional Link: Full Position Details

NOTE: A Probationary Period will be Required

The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

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Advertised: Aug 21 2017 Central Daylight Time

Application Close: Sep 18 2017 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time