Student Hourly-Shop Technician POOL - 10904BR

Student Hourly-Shop Technician POOL

Department: 
Visual Art
Location/Division: 
Lawrence
Reg/Temp: 
Temporary
Employee Class: 
S-Student

Position Overview

Assist students and faculty in preparation and fabrication of a variety of art & design projects. Assist students in proper tool use and safety procedures. Assist supervisor in maintenance of equipment, tools, and inventory. General house-keeping. Help students trouble shoot design and construction problems that occur. Monitor shop and make sure all safety rules are followed and work areas are kept clean.

Job Description

The successful candidate will have a willingness to help shop users, enforce proper safety procedures and be able to communicate procedures and techniques effectively. The candidate will be responsible and dependable as demonstrated through previous work experience and be able to work with minimal supervision. They will also have a basic knowledge of all shop safety practices and be able to do heavy lifting of up to 100 pounds. The successful candidate will be able to perform basic math calculations.

Required Qualifications

  1. Prior experience with wood shop tools and processes as evidenced by application material or by previous work experience
  2. Prior experience with plastic and metal fabrication processes as evidenced by application material or by previous work experience
  3. 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 to enroll in 1 credit hour DO NOT apply to Student Hourly appointments)

Preferred Qualifications

  1. Be work study eligible.
  2. Be available for 3-5 hour blocks of time during the day, evenings, or weekends.
  3. Be able to take initiative when beginning & completing assigned duties.

Additional Candidate Instructions

Submit online application and attach a resume and cover letter.

THIS IS A POOL POSTING. REVIEW OF APPLICATIONS WILL BE ONGOING AND HIRES WILL BE MADE AS NEEDED THROUGHOUT THE POSTING PERIOD.

Contact Information to Applicants

Garrett Brown, Shop Coordinator
circag@ku.edu

Advertised Salary Range

8.00 per hour

Anticipated Start Date

12-Feb-2018

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Posting Information
Posting ID:
10904BR
Department:
Visual Art
Location/Division:
Lawrence
Reg/Temp:
Temporary
Employee Class:
S-Student
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