Provides assistance and expertise in various areas of research such as calibration of instrumentation, equipment maintenance and repair, preparation of samples for testing, monitoring of safety equipment and procedures, development and fabrication of prototype equipment, recording of test results, and basic analyses of data.Ensures experiments are preformed according to specification. May make practical technical recommendations to changes in procedures, equipment, or prototype design.Applies basic skill and develops advanced skills.
Duties: Varied but standardized. Often assists with, and may perform, some advanced functions. Solves most routine problems while referring more complex questions to higher levels.
Supervision: Receives direct supervision but is expected to select from a variety of standard procedures to complete tasks.
Associates and 1 year experience
Associate's Degree with 1 years experience.
Additional Posting Information:
Preferred education: Bachelor's degree
Skill Level: Applies advanced skills.
Duties: Work is varied, nonstandardized, and somewhat difficult. Performs advanced functions and copes independently with new or complex situations. Originality and ingenuity is required. The successful candidate will operate, maintain, and calibrate instruments as part of the H-NET Continuous Ambient Monitoring Stations, assist with launch and development of trace gas sondes and radiosondes as needed, assist with Mobile Air Quality Lab daily operations, and data acquisition. May require extended travel to out of state field campaigns.
Supervision: Receives minimal supervision. May orient, guide, and/or train employees.
Job duration: Through approximately May 31, 2020. This position is grant funded and is dependent on availability of funds. Duration may be extended but is not guaranteed.
Internal Number: STA005305
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