Date: Fri, 22 Sep 2000 14:55:03 -0500

Author: "Brian M. Adams"

Subject: Job Opening: Scientific Instrument Technician


Greetings folks,

Our Human Resources Department has asked me to post the following job description. It's not a lab or demo supervisory position, but I thought it might be of interest to some on this list. If not, perhaps you have friends or colleagues who may be interested. I append a text version of the advertisement, as well as an attached MS Word file (small).


Brian Adams
Laboratory Supervisor
Department of Physics and Astronomy
Macalester College
1600 Grand Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55105

Ph: 651-696-6456
Fax: 651-696-6122

Announcement follows:


Macalester College seeks a Scientific Instrument Technician to provide support for existing teaching and research laboratory electronics and instrumentation. This includes coordinating repair of faulty equipment, constucting small-scale prototype electronics and instrumentation, taking responsibility for instrumentation in Keck Lab and Machine Shop. QUALIFICATIONS: Degree in electronic technology or equivalent; two yrs exp maintaining scientific instrumentation; and good communication and organizational skills with ability to teach others. For a complete job description see our web site at Macalester College was recently named one of the 10 "greatest" places to work in Minnesota by Corporate Report magazine. Macalester College is the only non-profit to make the list. Review of resumes will begin immediately and continue until position is filled. Send cover letter, resume, and references to: Human Resources, Macalester College, 1600 Grand Ave., St. Paul, MN 55105 or fax to 651-696-6612 or email Relocation available within MN, IA, WI, SD, ND. AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER COMMITTED TO A DIVERSE WORK FORCE.