Student Hourly - Capstone Student Assistant - 9801BR

Student Hourly - Capstone Student Assistant

Mechanical Engineering
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Job Description

  • Student assistant for the Mechanical Engineering Capstone sequence (ME640, ME641, & ME643).
  • Administration and set-up of the student project space on west campus (STSP off Becker Drive)
  • Assignment and maintenance of lockers
  • Maintain inventory of tools and check-in/check-out tools to students
  • Maintain supplies as needed (specialty supplies for bio-safety, 3D printer supplies, etc.)
  • Monitor compliance with safety standards, including biosafety
  • Assist project groups, especially in emergent situations (help locating tools, resources, etc.)
  • Assist with coordination and administration of Capstone documentation, including EHS documentation, and building/lab access

Required Qualifications

If a Mechanical Engineering student, must have completed the Capstone sequence with a grade of 'B' or better, or must be a graduate student

**During the semester term of the appointment, the student hourly must be enrolled in no fewer than 6 credit hours. For summer periods the student hourly must: 1) have been enrolled in no less than 6 hours in the past spring semester or 2) be pre-enrolled in upcoming fall semester in no less than 6 hours or 3) be enrolled in summer session or 4) be admitted to study in the upcoming fall semester. Student Hourlies may be undergraduate or graduate students. (Exceptions granted for GRA/GTA/GA appointments DO NOT apply to Student Hourly appointments).

Preferred Qualifications

Hands-on orientation experience
Ability to function independently and make decisions without continuous direct supervision
Project management skills

Additional Candidate Instructions

A completed application consists of the online application, resume and cover letter outlining how qualifications are met.

Please apply by January 26, 2018

Contact Information to Applicants

Professor Tom DeAgostino,

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