TEMP-Lab/Research Support (Materials Characterization)

Job description

Job Title: TEMP-Lab/Research Support (Materials Characterization)
Location: Atlanta, Georgia
Regular/Temporary: Temporary
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 220925
Job Summary

Provide support services in the operation and maintenance of an academic or research laboratory to include performing analyses; setup, operation, maintenance and cleaning of equipment; and maintaining stock of supplies. Specific duties will be determined based on assignment and unit needs. This position will interact on a consistent basis with: academic and/or research faculty members, staff and students This position typically will advise and counsel: lab users This position will supervise: NA

Required Qualifications

Educational Requirements
Completion of some college coursework in pursuit of a degree that may or may not relate to the field of work

Required Experience

Preferred Qualifications

Seeking a Non-USG Undergraduate Student Tech Temp who is organized, attentive to detail, self-starting, proactive, a good communicator, flexible, and proficient in multi-tasking. Prior cleanroom experience is not necessary, but prior experience working in a lab environment is strongly desired.

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities

This job requires working knowledge in the use of instrumentation and other lab equipment, laboratory processes and procedures specific to assigned lab. Skills in inventory management and the use of specialized computer applications and general office computer applications are required.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Georgia Tech provides equal opportunity to all faculty, staff, students, and all other members of the Georgia Tech community, including applicants for admission and/or employment, contractors, volunteers, and participants in institutional programs, activities, or services. Georgia Tech complies with all applicable laws and regulations governing equal opportunity in the workplace and in educational activities. Georgia Tech prohibits discrimination, including discriminatory harassment, on the basis of race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetics, or veteran status in its programs, activities, employment, and admissions. This prohibition applies to faculty, staff, students, and all other members of the Georgia Tech community, including affiliates, invitees, and guests.

Other Information

Under direct supervision, learn and participate in projects and/or programs that are specific to the hiring GT department.This position is for temporary, paid, Undergraduate College students aged 18 or overwho are enrolled in a non-University System of Georgia (USG) school. May work across diverse fields of study related to their major or other area of interest.

Georgia Tech's Institute for Electronics and Nanotechnology (IEN) is looking for a Non-USG Undergraduate Student Tech Temp to operate in the Materials Characterization Facility (MCF) under the supervision of our lab staff. The Tech Temp will become responsible for many of the day-to-day needs of the MCF and will learn to operate a variety of characterization tools. In addition to using tools and equipment for experiments, the Tech Temp will also be charged with training other MCF users to use said equipment. The Tech Temp will also participate in the maintenance and troubleshooting of equipment and processes.

The Non-USG Undergraduate Student Tech Temp will acquire: in-depth understanding of at least one technique for analyizing materials; a broad overview of various microanalysis techniques and how they complement one another; behind-the-scenes experience in lab and equipment operation, maintenance, and upkeep/repair




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Posted: 9/24/2020
Application Due: 4/18/2021
Work Type: Full Time