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University of Rochester Technical Assoc II - 224938 in Rochester, New York

Technical Assoc II

Job ID

224938

Location

Laser Lab & COI

Full/Part Time

Full-Time

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Regular/Temporary

Regular

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Full Time 40 hours Grade 052 LLE-Laboratory for Laser Energ

Schedule

8 AM-5 PM

Responsibilities

POSITION SUMMARY:

The Laboratory for Laser Energetics (LLE) of the University of Rochester is a unique national resource for research and education in science and technology focusing on using lasers to initiate fusion and high energy density physics. LLE is currently seeking a technical associate in the Experimental Operations group. Candidates are sought to install, maintain, operate and troubleshoot a variety of equipment in a cleanroom environment.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Support the operation of equipment and instrumentation for laser physics experiments

  • Troubleshoot mechanical and electrical issues

  • Perform preventative maintenance

  • Support engineers in design and installation of new equipment

  • Operate and maintain complex vacuum systems

  • Some second shift work is required

  • Perform radiological management activities

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Associates Degree in technology or engineering preferred (or work experience in a technical field)

  • U.S. citizenship required

REQUIRED SKILLS:

  • Strong mechanical aptitude

  • Ability to work in a cleanroom environment

  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.

  • High degree of manual dexterity

  • Excellent verbal and written communication

  • Strong interpersonal skills working in a team-based environment

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office and ability to learn additional software as needed

DESIRED SKILLS:

  • Experience with electrical, controls, and vacuum systems

  • Experience with optical systems

  • Proficiency reading and interpreting mechanical and electrical schematics

  • Technical writing experience

  • NYS Radiological Worker certification

How To Apply

All applicants must apply online.

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