Salary Range: $3,397 - $3,727 per month
Requisition #: 14-11005
Classification Code: C3162
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
Oregon Institute of Technology seeks an Instrument Technician 3 (Mechanical) for a position in the Department of Manufacturing and Mechanical Engineering and Technology (MMET). This is a 1.0 FTE full-time, classified position with benefits.
The purpose of this position is to provide repair, maintenance, fabrication and some CAD/CAM design support for the MMET labs, faculty and students. This position will involve working both independently as a lab manager on general improvements, tooling/supplies and machine upkeep as well as collaboratively with faculty and students on projects and laboratory needs. This includes the operation and programming of CNC machines, consulting and following up on technical problems, calibrating equipment and purchasing supplies and replacement parts.
Two years of instrument shop experience assembling, repairing, installing, and maintaining scientific instruments and equipment used in teaching and scientific research. One year of the experience must have included fabricating components; AND one of the following: completion of a Machinist Apprenticeship program or an Associate's degree in either Mechanical Engineering Technology or Machine (Manufacturing) Technology or closely related field.
Applicants are expected to demonstrate a commitment to promoting and enhancing diversity.
Bachelor’s degree, 3-5 years experience as a machinist or maintenance mechanic, industrial experience, and expertise in manufacturing processes, manual machining, and CAD, CAM, and CNC.
**Offer of employment will be contingent upon ability to successfully complete a criminal history/background check.
Review of applications will begin immediatley, December 16, 2013 and continue until filled. For a complete position description, visit our website at www.oit.edu/jobs. To apply, submit an electronic application at http://www.oit.edu/jobapp. For further information, call (541) 885-1120.