Bard College, a liberal arts college on the Hudson River, is a
private institution working in the public interest.
Employer Website: http://apply.interfolio.com/106359
The Physics Program at Bard College seeks builders, fixers and
machinists for a full-time position within the Physics department,
which includes a small electronics and machine shop.
The Laboratory Technician and Instrument Specialist maintains
machinery throughout the Physics lab and guides students through
building projects. The person in this role has a background in
building, electronics and/or machining and uses creativity and
technical skills to complete repairs around the shop and to build
(and help students build) from scratch.
The primary responsibility of the Technician is coordinating a
variety of undergraduate Physics teaching laboratories and
supporting faculty and students with ongoing research projects. The
position will also involve work on long-term projects organizing
and building up resources in our Program’s maker space, electronics
workshop, and machine shop. This is an in person, full-time,
12-month per year exempt position.
Successful candidates will have the ability to communicate and
build effective relationships in a college community that is
broadly diverse with regard to race, ethnicity, socioeconomic
status, gender, gender identity, nationality, sexual orientation,
- Strong communication skills
- The ability to collaborate closely with faculty, students, and
staff to further the educational and research missions of the
- Experience in machining or electronics and/or research
experience in engineering or science fields
Please send cover letter, resume and the contact information for
three references through Interfolio: http://apply.interfolio.com/106359