Equipment Tech III - Band C
CLASSE OPERATES WORLD CLASS FACILITIES AND CARRIES OUT RESEARCH DRIVEN BY CORNELL FACULTY IN THE FIELDS OF BEAM PHYSICS, PHOTON SCIENCE, PARTICLE AND ASTROPHYSICS IN ORDER TO EXPAND SCIENTIFIC KNOWLEDGE, EDUCATE STUDENTS AND INSPIRE THE PUBLIC.
We are looking for an individual that seeks challenges and offers skills and potential to grow with a world class program at a distinguished research university. This is a 2-year appointment with the possibility of extension pending available funding, successful performance, and availability of work.
This position will maintain, troubleshoot, and repair various systems and structures for multiple research programs, and investigate, determine and execute appropriate repair actions. The individual will participate in the process for concept, design, fabrication and installation of new components or system enhancements.
Position duties include maintenance on utilities, system components, mechanical, and machine shop equipment. The technician is expected to determine maintenance requirements and frequency of periodic inspections, and recommend solutions to mechanical and cooling problems on particle accelerator components.
This individual will assist researchers on special projects by participating in the design and fabrication of precision components for new research projects and upgrades, and consult with research staff and students about project technical needs and schedules.
The ideal candidate will be proficient in the use of standard hand/power tools and basic machine shop equipment, and be able to lift 50-pound and work in confined, awkward spaces and heights.
Associate's degree in Engineering Technology with at least 1 year, but less than 2 years, of job-related experience or equivalent combination of education and experience, with assignments that include the installation, repair, and modification of mechanical and/or electrical components in an industrial, commercial, agricultural or research application.
Demonstrate ability to work in a team atmosphere, and show motivation to enhance job skills and knowledge.
Advanced mechanical, plumbing, vacuum, and /or electrical skills.
Recent or imminent graduates are encouraged to apply.
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Visa Sponsorship is not available.
Relocation assistance not provided.
*This is a two year term appointment.
University Job Title:Equipment Tech III
Pay Rate Type:Hourly
Contact Name:Monica Wesley
Number of Openings:1
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