Provide support services for the chemistry and biology program. Work closely with the Associate Dean of Arts and Sciences, the Chair of the Sciences Department, and the full-time and part-time science faculty, to prepare reagents and supplies for laboratory experiments. Order supplies and maintain inventory. Maintain a safe environment for laboratory instruction, and train faculty in the College’s chemical hygiene and safety program. Perform minor, periodic maintenance on instrumentation, and arrange for service calls when necessary. Aid faculty in organizing semester schedule of laboratory experiments. Works directly for the Dean’s office as necessary and other duties as assigned. Flexible work Schedule: 15 to 19 hours per week. May be required to work some evenings and weekends.
Bachelor’s degree in chemistry or closely related field. Must be able to demonstrate the Morton College core values of truth, compassion, fairness, responsibility, respect, and tolerance.
Morton College, the second oldest community college in Illinois, was founded in 1924 to meet the educational demands in the growing communities of Berwyn, Cicero, Forest View, Lyons, McCook, Stickney and other near western suburbs which were a national hub of economic activity. As a comprehensive community college, recognized by the Illinois Community College Board, Morton College's mission is: To enhance the quality of life of our diverse community through exemplary teaching and learning opportunities, community service, and life-long learning.