University of Northern Iowa Laboratory Mechanical Technologist (Production & Graphics Lab) (02419-MD2) in Cedar Falls, Iowa

Laboratory Mechanical Technologist (Production & Graphics Lab) (02419-MD2)

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Position Details

Department: Technology

Location: Industrial Technology Center 25

Contact: Lisa Riedle

Phone: 319-273-2561

Department URL:

Number of Positions: 1

Wage Details

Pay Grade: 10

Starting Hourly Wage: $17.74

Position Funding: Appropriated Funds

Work Schedule

Appointment Type: Full-Time; 12 Months

Schedule: Monday - Friday, 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (some flexibility with hours)

Shift: First Shift

Job Details:

Primary Function: Under general supervision, maintains laboratory equipment to keep in operational order; repairs laboratory equipment and return to service where appropriate; promotes and enforces departmental safety procedures for the safe and proper operation of equipment during class time and open lab time; assists with ordering required materials and supplies for machine maintenance, repair and operation; assists with end of year inventory of materials and tools; assists course instructors during their instructional time with questions regarding machine operation and proper equipment usage; and performs other related duties as assigned.

Position Requirements:

Five years of directly related experience. Related experience includes materials processing, equipment maintenance, and/or graphics lab.

Preferred Qualifications:

Associates or Bachelor’s degree in technology, technology education or engineering related field and OSHA General Industry 30 Hour Card preferred.

Application Process

Application may be obtained by downloading at: A Merit application is also available at: UNI Human Resource Services 027 Gilchrist Hall Cedar Falls, IA 50614-0034 Phone: 319-273-2422 Fax: 319-273-2927

Submit completed application materials to Human Resource Services via mail, fax, or in person. Indicate position title and the search number (02419-MD2) on your application. If you have a valid application with HRS, you can contact HRS to add this search number to your current application.

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Application Deadline

Application must be received by 4:30 p.m. on Monday, November 26, 2018.

Criminal and other relevant background checks required. UNI is a tobacco free campus. UNI actively seeks to enhance diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from persons of color, women, individuals living with disabilities, and protected veterans. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, creed, disability, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal and/or state law.