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Laboratory Aide I

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Company :
New Mexico Highlands University

Location :
Las Vegas, New Mexico

Expiry Date :
Mon, 26 Apr 2021 23:59:59 GMT

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Description :
yThe Chemical Stockroom (second floor of the Hilton Science Building room 262). The purpose of the chemical stockroom is to provide chemicals for research and classes as needed. It is also essential in the maintenance of equipment found throughout the Chemistry Department. Working life will consist of being available for chemical pickup and drop off during office hours. As well as being able to manage multiple tasks and being available for questions and suggestions in the absence of supervisor. General Job DescriptionJob description may include routine duties with no prior experience needed to be able to perform. May involve a modest degree of responsibility and judgment. Routine data entry; Answering phones; Making copies; Greeting customers; Taking messages; Managing confidential information; Maintain regular attendance; and, Perform other job duties as assigned. Specific Duties Assist in moving and setting up lab equipment and supplies as needed Maintain a clean and orderly storage area this also pertains to chemistry areas Assist in preparation of chemical reagents in teaching laboratories if needed Organize and clean glassware Assists in inventory updates of chemicals to tracking system Assists in chemical waste disposal as needed Informs supervisor of possible defects in equipment Assists in maintaining lab security of chemicals within stockroom Inventories lab supplies and equipment upon return and checkout Other duties as assigned or needed. Minimum QualificationsEducation: College student at NMHU enrolled with a minimum of six (6) credit hours. High school diploma or GED. Experience: None Preferred Qualifications Must be a NMHU Student taking a minimum of 6 credit hours. STEM Student required; A focus in Chemistry is preferred Minimum 2.0 GPA required Physical DemandsFrequently: Standing, Walking, Bending, Squatting, Kneeling, Repetitive hand motion, Prolonged use of computer. Occasionally: Lifting a minimum of thirty (30) pounds, Climbing. Hourly Rate $10.50/ Hour Preferred Work Schedule Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday Employment Term Spring – 2021, Summer – 2021, Break – 2021 Work Location/Campus Center Las Vegas, NM CampusPosting Number S0786P Desired Start Date 03/29/2021 Position End Date (if temporary) 12/31/2021 Job Posted Date 03/24/2021 Job Posting Close Date 03/29/2021 Special Instructions Summary The Highlands Career Services Center, located in the Felix Martinez Building, Room 230, provides assistance with your on-campus job application, cover letter, resume, interviewing strategies, as well as offer suggestions on student jobs that are related to your academic major, career interests, and skills. The Career Center offers free services to all NMHU students and alumni via in-person, online at or by calling or emailing . to schedule a phone session or Zoom video conferencing session. EEO Statement New Mexico Highlands University is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identiy, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. We are committed to the University values of diversity, accessiblity, excellence, and responsiveness. For disabled access or services call or email Quick Link Contact Person David Sammeth Contact Person’s Job Title Department Chair Contact Person’s Phone Contact Person’s Email Job Type: Full-time