Instructional Support Technician - Architecture & Construction Management
Farmingdale State College
September 7, 2018
Farmingdale, New York
Full Time - Experienced
Farmingdale State College - Instructional Support Technician - Architecture & Construction Management
Farmingdale State is a public college of applied science and technology with an enrollment of more than 9,200 undergraduate and graduate students and a rich history of over 80,000 graduates. As the largest of SUNY's colleges of technology, Farmingdale equips students with the resources and knowledge sought by today's emerging industries. A total of 31 undergraduate degree programs are offered within four schools: Arts & Sciences, Business, Engineering Technology, and Health Sciences. Academic programs also include a graduate program beginning in the Fall of 2017. Small classes with nationally recognized faculty, technology-enhanced classrooms, state-of-the-art information services as well as a highly successful NCAA Division III athletics program, make Farmingdale State one of the fastest-growing colleges in the region, and in the State University of New York system.
Located on 380 lush acres in the heart of Long Island, approximately 45 minutes from New York City, Farmingdale was named as one of the best colleges in the North in US News and World Report 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017. Farmingdale is proud of its many graduates with 91% indicating that they are continuing their education or are working in their field of specialization. College Choice listed FSC in its list of "50 Safest Small Colleges and Universities" for 2016.
Farmingdale State College invites applications for an Instructional Support Technician (technician) in the Department of Architecture and Construction Management. The technician, purchases, sets up/breaks down and maintains equipment, materials and storerooms, to carry out experiments, conducts, develops, or supervises operation of experiments, provides quality control of materials used in experiments, provides advice and instruction in use of equipment, materials, etc., and in the recording of determinations They advise and assist students and faculty in the various laboratories in the department - materials lab, computer lab and drafting rooms (lab courses include: surveying, soils, drafting with large format plotting, hydraulics, engineering materials, and design/capstone studios). The technician supports the department by supplying materials and setup for department/school/college events, and assists the chair with administrative tasks such as book orders, faculty schedules, preparation of accreditation material, and information dissemination to students. The technician may be assigned to supervise college work study students and/or student assistants.
An earned B.S. or a Bachelor's in Technology or in a related field.
One year of experience supporting laboratory activities in the technical area either in industry or academia.
Aptitude and attitude for learning new processes and using them effectively on the job.
Capability of lifting weight (medium) and outdoor physical supporting work.
Excellent communication skills.
College level construction instructional support technician experience or experience in a certified construction material testing department or organization.
This is a full-time position.
For the first 10 working days, beginning Thursday, September 6, 2018 and ending Wednesday, September 19, 2018, applications will be limited to UUP Farmingdale.
CLOSING DATE FOR RECEIPT OF APPLICATIONS: Friday, October 5, 2018
Salary $50,000/year, may increase commensurate with experience
The State University of New York offers excellent fringe benefits including health insurance options and retirement plans
VISA SPONSORSHIP IS NOT AVAILABLE FOR THIS POSITION
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