POOL - Lab Assistant Student Hourly/Work Study - 10691BR

POOL - Lab Assistant Student Hourly/Work Study

Department: 
Chemical & Petroleum Engr
Location/Division: 
Lawrence
Reg/Temp: 
Temporary
Employee Class: 
S-Student

Position Overview

This position will entail lab work associated with the biodiesel initiative to include the production and testing of fuels and delivery of fuel to customers.

Job Description

The duties will include but are not limited to: assisting in production of biodiesel from used cooking oil, testing of fuel properties according to ASTM procedures, working with logistics manager to coordinate oil pickup and fuel delivery, outreach with the University and community.

**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).

Required Qualifications

  1. At least sophomore level standing at KU
  2. Good communication skills as evidenced by application materials
  3. At least 2 years of MS office experience as evidenced by experience

Preferred Qualifications

  1. 1 year prior experience with alternative fuels
  2. 6 months' prior laboratory experience

Additional Candidate Instructions

Completed application includes online application, cover letter and resume.

Application deadline: Ongoing - applications will be accepted throughout the semester and hires will made from applicant pool as needed.

Contact Information to Applicants

Susan Williams
smwilliams@ku.edu

Advertised Salary Range

$10.00 per hour

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Posting Information
Posting ID:
10691BR
Department:
Chemical & Petroleum Engr
Location/Division:
Lawrence
Reg/Temp:
Temporary
Employee Class:
S-Student
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