Technical Aide

Job description

Job no: 688541
Work type: Support Staff
Pay Grade: 00
Major Administrative Unit / College: College Of Engineering
Department: Mechanical Engineering 10016576
Sub Area: CT- Clerical Tech.
Salary: Pay Commensurate with Experience
Location: East Lansing
Categories: On-Call
Position Summary(Basic Job Function)

This is a temporary or an on-call position. Provides technical support. Responsibilities may include computer programming or operations; research support; medical patient care; technical equipment maintenance, repair, fabrication or operation; or other technical support functions.

Unit Position Summary

The primary duties of the position are to set up and carry out computer simulations of a newly developed transverse gust generator for aerodynamic testing in a wind tunnel. Duties also include analyzing and reporting the results in one or more formats, including written reports, published papers, and local group and conference presentations

Desired Qualifications

BS degree in mechanical or aerospace engineering with GPA of 3.5 or more, experience conducting computational fluid mechanics simulations, and fluid mechanics research experience

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.

Required Application Materials

Cover letter that includes a brief statement of the motivation to apply for the position, two-page CV and one letter of reference from someone who is directly familiar with the applicant's ability to conduct research

Work Hours



Advertised: Jan 6, 2021 Eastern Standard Time
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Posted: 1/8/2021
Application Due: 1/16/2021
Work Type: Full Time