Work Study - Geology Assistant

Greeley, CO
Sep 27, 2017
Institution Type
Community College

Posting Details
Min Salary
$9.30 hourly

Working Title
Work Study - Geology Assistant

Campus Location


Position Type
Work Study

Posting Text
Posting Number

Job Summary

1. Clean geology lab equipment from previous weeks use.
2. Prep equipment for this weeks labs.
3. Identify rock and mineral specimens for this weeks display.
4. Make labels with descriptions for mineral and rock specimens above.
5. Replace and organize teaching boxes for mineral specimens each week.
6. Search map library for appropriate maps to be used in lab each week.
7. Refold and file maps after labs are finished each week.
8. Set up stream tables with sand, timers, hoses, spacers, and buckets for stream labs.
9. Help with outside projects, setting up rock scenarios for lab students to interpret.
10. Check inventory for lab exercises and put together order of supplies needed.
11. Maintain cabinets in labs to be ready and organized for all geology equipment.
12. Other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications

Qualifications include completion of the Physical Geology Course with the ability to classify rocks and identify minerals for displays to be used for learning at Aims Community College. The applicant must be able to lift 50 lbs and work outside when needed. The student should have neat penmanship and the ability to utilize computer programs to make labels. Other duties might include some organizing and filing of laboratory supplies and paperwork.

Work Hours
Hours may vary but applicant should be able to work 15-20 hours per week.

Posting Date

Open Until Filled
Equal Opportunity Employer
Notice: Aims Community College is an equal opportunity employer. Selection will be based solely on merit and will be without discrimination based on age, sex, sexual orientation, race, religion, national origin, marital status or disability. The goal of Aims is to enhance the diversity present in the district we serve. To comply with Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986, if hired you will be required to provide documents within 3 days of hire date to show your identity and your authorization to work. This law applies to all persons hired.

Employment Requirements
Screening/Selection: All applicants may apply on line at If you need assistance with this process please contact Human Resources.

Initial screening will be conducted by a committee based on completed application materials.
Please be prepared to submit the following if required:

• Cover Letter addressing qualifications relative to position requirements,
• Resume,

All application materials become the property of Aims Community College. All application materials must be submitted by the closing date posted. The screening committee will select finalists for interviews.

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    Applicant Documents
    Required Documents
    1. Resume
    2. Cover Letter
    3. Work Study Authorization Form
    Optional Documents
    1. Other Document


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