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Job ID: 119520

Assistant Lab Coordinator
The University of St. Thomas

Date Posted Feb. 8, 2019
Title Assistant Lab Coordinator
University The University of St. Thomas
St. Paul, MN, United States
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Classified Staff
  • Research/Technical/Laboratory

Assistant Lab Coordinator


The University of St. Thomas invites qualified candidates to apply for an Assisant Lab Coordinator position within the School of Engineering. Inspired by Catholic intellectual tradition, the University of St. Thomas educates students to be morally responsible leaders who think critically, act wisely, and work skillfully to advance the common good. A successful candidate will possess a commitment to the ideals of this mission statement. JOIN OUR COMMUNITYThe University of St. Thomas offers a competitive and comprehensive benefits program, which includes:Up to 100% tuition remission for employees, spouses, and dependents upon eligibilityA generous Employer retirement contribution of 9.4% of annual salary upon eligibilityMedical, dental, and vision optionsEmployer-paid disability, life, and AD&D benefitsJOB SUMMARYThe Assistant Lab Coordinator will supervise the Mechanical Engineering Laboratories, with primary focus on the machine shop and wood shop. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONSProvide supervision of Mechanical Engineering machine shops, ensuring safe and appropriate work practices.Maintain Mechanical Engineering machine shop and related work spaces, ensuring consumable items and materials are stocked and machines are kept in top functioning order.Assist with design of projects based on knowledge of design, engineering, material properties, machining and fabrication techniques. Provide feedback on product and project reviews.Support both instructional and research projects.High level of customer service interacting with students, faculty, and staff.Ensure compliance with safety procedures, acting as a resource for safe lab practices across the department.


Minimum QualificationsBachelors level degree in industrial technology, or journeyman machinist, tool and die maker, or an Associate’s degree in a technical field, plus one year of practical technical or lab experience.Preferred Qualifications Three to five years of experience machining and part fabrication in a variety of industrial environments Knowledge of safe work practices in industrial environments.HOW TO APPLYOn the University of St. Thomas Jobs page, follow the instructions to complete an online application which includes uploading a resume and copy/pasting a job specific cover letter. In light of its commitment to create and maintain a safe learning and working environment, employment with the University of St. Thomas requires consent and successful completion of a background screening.The University of St. Thomas, Minnesota Human Resources Department advertises the official job listing on its website at The University of St. Thomas is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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