Lab Technician

Campus/Location:
Penn State Shenango
Date Announced:
02/27/2018
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
77306
Work Unit:
Vice President For Commonwealth Campuses - Penn State Shenango
Department:
Full/Part Time:
Part–Time

Description

Penn State Shenango is seeking to hire a part-time technical service laboratory Assistant. Responsibilities to include: general lab cleaning and maintenance, chemical inventory; inventory, restocking, and ordering of supplies; biohazardous disposal and hazardous waste control; setup and tear down of science labs and/or demonstrations; preparations of materials for labs; routine communication with science faculty members; maintenance of safety certifications; periodic research assistance; Syndaver maintenance; and other duties as assigned. Required skill sets: organization and attention to detail; strong time management skills; professional demeanor; self-direction and flexibility; and good interpersonal and communication skills. Physical requirements: manual dexterity, ability to lift up to 30 pounds with or without accommodation, and standing or walking for long periods of time. This is a non-teaching position with working up to 20 hours/week. Minimum requirements: basic computer skills, including Microsoft Word, Excel, and email. Preferred qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in chemistry, biology or related field and one-year or more as a laboratory or teaching assistant at the college-level; knowledge of laboratory safety procedures; background in biology and/or chemistry. Applicants should electronically submit a cover letter, resume, and the names, addresses and telephone numbers of three references (including e-mail addresses if available). Application review begins immediately and will continue until a suitable candidate is found. For additional information about Penn State Shenango, please visit our website at http://www.shenango.psu.edu.

These salary bands have been established to provide salary guidelines for staff positions.

Salary Band Minimum Midpoint Maximum
A $16,104 $23,748 $31,392
B $17,712 $26,124 $34,524
C $19,152 $28,728 $38,304
D $21,072 $31,620 $42,156
E $23,604 $35,400 $47,196
F $26,436 $39,660 $52,872
G $29,136 $44,412 $59,712
H $33,192 $50,616 $68,040
I $37,848 $57,696 $77,580
J $42,444 $65,772 $89,136
K $49,236 $76,308 $103,392
L $57,120 $88,524 $119,928
M $66,240 $102,672 $139,116
N $78,168 $121,152 $164,148
O $90,768 $142,968 $195,168
P $107,124 $168,696 $230,280
Q $126,396 $199,056 $271,728
R $151,668 $238,872 $326,088