Student Labortory Assistant - Student Worker

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Posting Details

Posting NumberStu00515Site LocationSwainsboroFull or Part TimeStudentRegular or Temporary EmploymentStudentType of Student PositionStudent AssistantNumber of MonthsFall Semester 2020Work Schedule

Flexible within normal business hours: 8 to 5; with some possible evening hours.

Position End Date (if temporary)Position TitleStudent Labortory Assistant - Student WorkerPosition Number 10049268Job Description Summary

The candidate will participate in lab preparation and maintenance activities under the direction of the Instructional Resource Coordinator. This is an excellent opportunity to gain laboratory experience in biology, microbiology, entomology, chemical preparation and aseptic techniques. These skills will help the student be successful in future laboratory settings and Biology/Chemistry/Microbiology classes. Candidate will also provide assistance with duties pertaining to office procedures and other duties as assigned.

Major Duties

These activities will include washing lab supplies, preparing media, filing, and organizing and transporting laboratory supplies. Candidate will also provide assistance with duties pertaining to office procedures and other duties as assigned.

Knowledge Required by the Position

The successful candidate will possess basic math and laboratory skills in order to use equipment and follow directions for mixing microbiological media.

Supervisory Controls

Biology Chairperson supervises and reviews work through observation for compliance with procedures, accuracy, and the nature and propriety of the final results.

Guidelines

Guidelines include Math/Science, BOR and EGSC policies and procedures. Student must maintain confidentiality agreement; provide adequate and accurate information or assistance.

Complexity/Scope of Work

The work consists of Lifting, standing, carrying, and reaching related to the preparation and organization of lab supplies. The purpose of this position is to provide support for the college’s Math and Science Department. Success in this position contributes to the efficiency and effectiveness of office operations.

Contacts

Contacts are typically with co-workers, other college personnel, students, vendors, and members of the general public.
Contacts are typically to provide services, to give or exchange information, or to resolve problems

Physical Demands

The work is typically performed while standing at a laboratory bench or while intermittently sitting, standing, walking, bending, crouching or stooping. The employee occasionally lifts light objects.
The work is typically performed in a science lab.

Supervisory and Management Responsibility

N/A

Minimum Qualifications

Candidate must be currently enrolled in 6 credit hours with East Georgia State College and be in good academic standing.

The successful candidate will possess basic math and laboratory skills in order to use equipment and follow directions for mixing microbiological media.

Preferred Qualifications

An early career Math/Science major is preferred.

AA/EEO Statement

Individuals who need reasonable accommodation in order to participate in the application process should contact the Office of Human Resources at 478-289-2035. Deaf and Hard of Hearing callers may access our campus phone numbers by utilizing your state relay service (such as the Georgia Relay Service) or by utilizing Video Remote Services. East Georgia State College is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity and Tobacco-free Institution, Federal law requires ID and employment eligibility verification prior to employment. Georgia is an Open Records state. East Georgia State College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award certificates, associate degrees and baccalaureate degrees. Contact the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of East Georgia State College.

Complete College GeorgiaOpen Date09/08/2020Close DateOpen Until FilledYesBackground CheckAdditional InformationApplicant DocumentsRequired Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter/Letter of Interest
Optional Documents
    Posting Supplemental Questions

    Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

    1. * Do you have issues with maintaining confidentiality?

      (Open Ended Question)

    2. * Have you had experience working in an academic setting with college students? If so, please explain.

      (Open Ended Question)

    3. * Do you have Biology Lab experience?

      (Open Ended Question)

     

     

     

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