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University of Rochester Mechanical Technician - 228838 in Rochester, New York

Mechanical Technician Job ID 228838

Location Laser Lab & COI Full/Part Time Full-Time Favorite Job Regular/Temporary Regular Opening

Full Time 40 hours Grade 054 LLE-Laboratory for Laser Energ


8:30 AM-5:30 PM


The Laboratory for Laser Energetics has an opening for an experienced mechanical, electrical, vacuum, and/or automotive system technician within the laboratory’s Cryogenic and Tritium Facility. The position entails the operation and maintenance of complex mechanical systems used to pressure fill, cool, manipulate, and transport cryogenic fuel pellets for LLE’s Inertial Confinement Fusion research program. This job requires solid mechanical aptitude skills, the ability to understand and execute detailed procedures, physical strength, a good understanding of basic physics, familiarity with Microsoft Office, and a willingness to work hard. Softer required skills include attention to detail, curiosity, good record keeping, and the ability to work with others. Typical hours are 8:30 to 5:30pm but must be able to accommodate occasional early morning, evening, and/or weekend hours with sufficient notice. An Associate’s degree in the areas of Mechanical, Electrical, Chemical, or Automotive technology is desired but not required. Experience with vacuum systems and radiological materials is a plus. Vacuum and/or radiological experience a plus.

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