Laborer I

Location
Detroit MI
Posted
Apr 04, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

 

Position Summary

Facilitates the composite manufacturing operations of the Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation (IACMI) Scale-Up Facility (SUF) through operation of processing equipment to fabricate prototype components. Includes pre-processing, auxiliary/secondary equipment, injection and compression molding, and any post processing required. Additional duties associated with general day to day operation and maintenance of the facilities, as required. This is an end-dated position funded until 3/31/2019 with possible extension contingent on funding renewal. 

This is an end-dated position funded until 3/31/2019 with possible extension contingent on funding renewal.

Unit Specific Education/Experience/Skills

Possession of a valid Michigan vehicle operator's license may be necessary. Possession or attainment of MSU Forklift operator's permit prior to completion of applicable probation or trial period. Frequent lifting of over 75 pounds is required. Must drive University vehicle to perform job duties of this classification.

Desired Qualifications

High school diploma or equivalent, Knowledge and demonstrated skills with associated tools for hydraulics, electronics, pneumatics, mold plumbing and other technical areas associated with large manufacturing equipment; Minimum 2 years experience in the operation and maintenance of large scale hydraulic presses used for forming, stamping or molding; "Hands on" experience in a production environment and other technical areas associated with large manufacturing equipment; Experience in injection molding and compression molding of composites highly preferred; Good collaborative, teamwork and interpersonal skills.

Required Application Materials

This is an end-dated position funded until 3/31/2019 with possible extension contingent on funding renewal.

Please include your resume, cover letter and references.

Work Hours

STANDARD 8-5

Building Location

1400 ROSA PARKS BLVD