Chemistry Department Faculty Aide

 

Department: Division of Physical and Computational Sciences

Name of Position:  Chemistry Department Faculty Aide

Number of Positions:  5

Description of Position:

Responsibilites include xeroxing lab and class handouts, cleaning lab benches and glassware, preparing chemical reagents for lab use, standardization of prepared reagents, calibration, set-up, and maintenance of instruments for lab usage, inventorying chemicals (must be familiar with nomenclature chemical structure), maintenance of Material Safety Data Sheets, ability to setup and test new experiments for lab classes and other tasks as assigned.  Requirements: Students should be of sophomore status or higher and preferably be Chemistry or Science majors.  May involve weekend or evening work.

 

Hours per week:  8

Payrate:  $7.25

Contact Person:  Janet Shade

Contact Email: shade@pitt.edu