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Lab Technician, Aviation Maintenance (Work Study)

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Hiring 4 positions. Work-study is awarded to SLCC students through the Federal College Work-Study program, which requires establishing financial need through the FAFSA application from the Financial Aid Office. If you do not have work-study awarded to you, you will not be eligible for work under work-study positions. Salt Lake Community College may complete a criminal background check on the finalist.

Position Information

Position Information

Position Title Lab Technician, Aviation Maintenance (Work Study)
Open Internally or Externally External
If faculty, tenure track status Not Applicable
Reports to (title) Assistant Professor, Aviation
Department Aviation/Related Tech
Requisition Number W17059
Position Type One Year Temporary
Job Category Work Study - Variable
FT/PT Part-time
Initial Work Location Aviation Education Center
Starting Salary $10.86 - $11.93
Job Open Date 08/25/2017
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Priority Review Date
Job Summary

The lab aide will assist in maintaining a clean and organized school environment. Lab aide will assist program coordinator in day-to-day operations, development, maintenance, organization of school equipment and assist faculty in the same.

Essential Responsibilities and Duties

1. Perform light maintenance on aircraft.
2. Lab and hangar maintenance and organizatiton
3. Building and developing training aides
4. Assisting faculty with day-to-day operations
5. Moving aircraft and arranging aircraft as needed
6. Assisting with school open house events
7. Internet research
8. Tool room monitoring and Tool room distribution to students
9. Tool room attendant

Essential Responsibilities and Duties Continued
Preferred Qualifications

1. Enrolled in the aviation maintenance program.
2. 3.5 GPA
3. Welding skills
4. Sheet Metal skills
5. Telecommunication skills
6. Strong ability to problem solve
7. Ability to work under pressure
8. Physically able to lift a minnimum of 50 lbs.
9. Self motivated

Minimum Qualifications

1. 3.5 GPA
2. Telecommunication skills
3. Problem solving skills
4. Self motivated
5. Willingness to be productive
6. Able to pass a background check
7. Teachable

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

1. Basic processing and dexterity skills
2. Ability to follow directions and complete assigned tasks.
3. Competent hand writing and typing skills
3. Sheet metal- riveting and layout
4. Welding- arc and gas shielded
5. Comprehend FAA and Airport Regulations
6. Internet navigation

Ability to communicate effectively with a broad range of diverse people, ability, culture, ethnic background, to maintain good working relationships across the College. Ability to work with all groups in a diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural and ethnic background of community college students, faculty and staff, including those with disabilities and special needs.

Non-Essential Responsibilities and Duties

1. Cleaning of lab areas and hangar area
2. Answering telephones and forwarding pertinent information.
3. Copying
4. Helping instructors with basic classroom tasks
5. Returning training aides to stowage locations

Special Instructions

Hiring 4 positions.

Work-study is awarded to SLCC students through the Federal College Work-Study program, which requires establishing financial need through the FAFSA application from the Financial Aid Office. If you do not have work-study awarded to you, you will not be eligible for work under work-study positions.

Salt Lake Community College may complete a criminal background check on the finalist.

FLSA Non-Exempt

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you first learn about this position?
    • Newspaper
    • Ethnic Media
    • Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Professional Organization
    • HigherEdJobs.com
    • SLCC Website
    • Referral Agency
    • Workforce Services
    • College Placement Center
    • Friend
    • Employee
    • SLCC Email
    • SLCC HR Office
    • Other (please specify below)
  2. If other referral source, please specify:

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Do you have a Work-Study award from SLCC's Financial Aid Office?
    • Yes
    • No
    • I don't know what work-study is

Required Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume / Curr. Vitae
  3. Letters of Reference
  4. Other Doc