Assist in chemistry labs
DUTIES OF POSITION:
(*Denotes essential functions)
*1 Prepare chemicals, solutions and equipment for individual experiments according to standard techniques and calculations.
*2 Help maintain inventories of chemicals and equipment including counting all chemical bottles and equipment in laboratories and prep room.
3 General clean-up of indivdual laboratories and preparation areas, including but not limited to fume hoods, balances, lab benches.
4. Replace broken or missing glassware and equipment in student drawers according to check-in sheets.
Other msicellaneous tasks and duties as assigned by supervisor
Received by Employee:
Chemistry Lab Asst. III
Exercised by Employee:
Understand basic concepts of Chemistry as taught in Chem. 1551 and
1552 or equiv.
Completion of Chem 1551 and Chem 1552 or equiv.
THIS IS A FEDERAL WORK STUDENT JOB.
High school degree or equivalent.
Must be enrolled in the current semester for at least 6 credit hours during Fall/Spring and 1 credit hour during Summer.
Cumulative GPA of 2.0 or above.
If a first semester student, GPA requirement is waived.
Student must be eligible for Federal Work Study.
EQUIPMENT AND/OR MACHINES USED:
Chemical balances, hot plates, computers, chemical glassware such as beakers, flasks and pipets.
Must be able to lift 25 lbs. Must be able to reach high areas via ladder. Must be able to set up individual experiments including gathering of all chemistry equipment used.