The Department of Earth Sciences at IUPUI is hiring a full-time Instrumentation Specialist to manage research instrumentation, provide departmental laboratory safety compliance, and support teaching.
The primary responsibilities will include user training and scheduling, as well as maintenance and repair of the instruments in cooperation with the principal investigators of the relevant labs https://earthsciences.iupui.edu/department-earth-sciences/research/centersfacilitiesequipment . This position will also provide teaching support, including maintaining teaching collections and equipment for course instruction as well as helping students to coordinate laboratory and field activities. Additional responsibilities include coordinating maintenance of department field vehicle, inventorying equipment and property, and serving as laboratory safety coordinator. Instrumentation use and troubleshooting experience is required. Electrical and mechanical expertise is desirable. This is a permanent full-time position.
Applicants must have at least a Masters degree in science or engineering.
Experience in an educational setting.
Working Conditions/Physical Demands:
Patience and flexibility to work in laboratories in different areas of the science buildings on campus.
Salary Plan: PAE
Salary Grade: 3FC
Campus: IUPUI - Indianapolis
Department: GEOLOGY (IN-GEOL-IUINA)
Internal Number: 70949
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