Scientific Machinist

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Scientific Machinist
Middlebury College

Scientific Machinist

Middlebury College seeks a Scientific Machinist who is able to transform people's ideas for scientific apparatus into physical reality through machining, pattern making, welding and other work with metals, plastics and other materials. The position also provides support for repair and maintenance of scientific mechanical equipment, and guidance to students interested in learning about machining.

Training and experience in machine shop practices and welding, including the ability to read and interpret technical drawings and blueprints. Must be familiar with MIG, TIG and SMAW welding techniques, brazing and silver-soldering and use of standard machine and woodworking tools such as milling machines, metal-turning lathes, grinders, saws, etc. Must be creative with a strong interest in developing innovative solutions to problems; good interpersonal skills, plus the ability to communicate ideas and work well with faculty, staff, and students. Minimum of 3 years previous related experience, with demonstrated skills in the above areas. To view the complete job description and apply online, visit

Middlebury College employees enjoy a high quality of life with excellent compensation; competitive health, dental, retirement, and vision benefits; and educational assistance programs. EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability





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Posted: 7/9/2018
Application Due: 9/10/2018
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