EQUIPMENT TECHNICIAN II, SPECIALIZED EQUIPMENT (10346)

  • San Francisco
  • San Francisco, California
  • Nov 28, 2019
Part Time Construction and Skilled Trades

Job Description

Description:
Working Title
Equipment Technician II, Specialized Equipment.

SF State University
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San Francisco State is a 100% Smoke/Vapor-Free Campus. Smoking or Vaping of any tobacco/plant-based substance is not permitted on any University properties.

The person holding this position may be considered a "mandated reporter" under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.

This position may be a "designated position" in the California State University's Conflict of Interest Code. The successful candidate accepting this position may be required to file Conflict of Interest forms subject to the regulations of the Fair Political Practices Commission.

Department*
Department of Biology.

Appointment Type*
Temporary:

Time Base*
Part time (.50)

Work Schedule*
Irregular hours - Hours to be determined.
Monday through Friday.

Anticipated Hiring Range*
$2,372.50 Monthly - $28,470.00 Annually, Part Time.

Position Summary*
-To install and maintain the seawater system for the Department of Biology, and provide for the maintenance and health of marine organisms used for teaching and research by the Department of Biology.
-Monitor and maintain the overall health of marine organisms needed by the Department for teaching and research purposes, including maintenance of water quality, acquiring organisms and their food, and reporting on animal health and feeding.
-Install and maintain aquaria and filtration systems for teaching and research projects as specified by faculty and students.
-Install and maintain refrigeration units for individual seawater systems to meet the needs specified by faculty and graduate students.
-Installation and maintenance of water pumps, cooling units and plumbing throughout system. ---Installation and maintenance of plumbing for seawater system.
-The incumbent will report to the Chair of the Biology Department.

Position Information
-Monitor and maintain the overall health of marine organisms maintained by the Department for teaching and research purposes, including oversight of student helpers.
-Install and maintain aquaria and filtration systems for teaching and research projects as specified by faculty, students and other researchers.
-Install and maintain refrigeration units for individual seawater systems to meet the needs specified by faculty and graduate students.
-Installation and maintenance of plumbing for seawater system.
-Installation and maintenance of water pumps, cooling units and plumbing throughout system.
Other duties as assigned

At All Times
Demonstrate behaviors that are in line with the User Friendly Principles (P530C) and Principles of Conduct for a Multi-Cultural University (P30D)
Demonstrative safe work practices for oneself, others and the office environment.

Minimum Qualifications*
-Thorough knowledge of methods, materials, tools and equipment used in construction, installation,
maintenance, repair and operation of equipment in the area of specialization; knowledge of the repair
and maintenance of tools and shop equipment, working knowledge of design and drafting procedures.

-Ability to perform complex troubleshooting; ability to design, fabricate, modify, and repair technical
equipment of the specialty assignment following original or suggested plans;
-ability to analyze equipment problems and determine what repairs are needed;
-ability to install, place, and maintain a wide variety of equipment related to the area of job assignment
-ability to read and write at a level appropriate to the duties of the position,
-ability to make arithmetic computations where required.

-Experience equivalent to two years of journey-level or skilled experience in the maintenance, repair, and operation of scientific or technical equipment in the specialty area to which assigned such as mechanical, electromechanical, electronics or in the specialized category including construction and fabrication and some precision work or requiring trade or craft skills working with a variety of unique materials.
-Experience equivalent to two years of semi-skilled experience maintaining and repairing scientific or technical equipment or related experience in the type of equipment to which assigned as part of instructional support activities may be substituted for one year of the required experience.
-Experience equivalent to two years of trade school or technical arts training with specialization in the type of equipment repair to which assigned, completion of an apprenticeship program, or completion of a full military specialization in the required type of equipment maintenance and repair for one year of the required experience.

Preferred Qualifications
-Experience working in an educational and corporate environment
-Bachelor degree or equivalent to graduation from a four-year college/university
-Applicant must have knowledge of marine aquarium maintenance and setup, include sea water chemistry, plumbing, and electrical wiring for electric pumps.
-Knowledge of the care and maintenance of marine organism, and the recognition and treatment of the common diseases of marine organisms.
-Ability to effectively interact with the IACUC committee and the veterinarian.
-A minimum of two years of relevant experience.

Environmental/Physical/Special
Must be able to lift up to 40 lbs.

Pre-Employment Requirements
This position requires the successful completion of a background check.

Benefits
Threaded through our Total Compensation package is a commitment to Bridging Life's Transitions. SF State is committed to providing our employees with a comprehensive program that rewards efforts that are appreciated by your colleagues, students and the customers we serve.

We offer a competitive compensation package that includes Medical, Dental, Vision, Pension, 401k, Healthcare Savings Account, Life Insurance, Disability Insurance, Vacation and Sick Leave as well as State Holidays and a dynamic Fee Waiver program, all geared towards the University's commitment to attract, motivate and retain our employees.

CSUEU Position
Eligible and qualified on-campus applicants, currently in bargaining units 2, 5, 7, and 9 are given hiring preference.

How To Apply
**THE ONLINE RECRUITMENT SYSTEM WILL ALLOW ONLY ONE FILE ATTACHMENT FOR EACH SUBMISSION**

Submit an online application and upload in one file attachment your resume, cover letter, describing your specific qualifications for each position AND three (3) professional references who can comment upon your education and/or job related experience.

SF STATE IS NOT A SPONSORING AGENCY FOR STAFF OR MANAGEMENT POSITIONS. (i.e. H1-B VISAS).

The Human Resources office is open Mondays through Fridays from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., and can be reached at (415) 338-1872.

Application Deadline
This position is open until filled.
Closing Date/Time: Open until filled

Job Address

San Francisco, California 94132 United States View Map