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Digital Fabrication Assitant- Fab Lab
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Job ID 5257
Job Type On-Campus Jobs (FWS) Tier 1
Employer College of Architecture and Design
Date Posted Aug 23, 2023
Category Laboratory/Research
Job Description

Purpose or Role of the Position within the Organization:

The UTK Fab Lab features a wide range of equipment from CNC routers and milling machines, 3d printers and laser cutting to name a few of the amazing resoruces.

Students will assist the College of Architecture & Design and School of Art in the safe and effective operation of the Digital Fabriacation tools availble at the UTK Fab Lab. Student workers provide peer supervision and safe use instruction on the equipment, facilitate access to equipment and provide advice/fabrication guidance.
Responsibilities Associated with the Position:
Work with faculty and students to provide safe and effective use of facilities. Maintain a clean operational environment. Provide advice and assistance on equipment and tasks.

6-20 hours per week for the entire academic year (August through May with the option of working the summer sessions)

Job Requirements

Qualifications Specific to the Position:
Ability to work independently and in groups. Great awareness of environment and surroundings. Ability to follow guidelines and quick to learn. Strong interpersonal skills. Strong customer service skills. Attention to detail.

No prior experience on equipment is required, an interest and a willingness to learn is what we are interested in.

Evaluation Procedure

Students and direct supervisors will have open and ongoing communication regarding performance and development

Available Openings 6
Hours 6.0 to 18.0 hours per week
Hourly Rate $11.00/hour
Time Frame All Year
Contact Name Craig Gillam
Contact Email
Work Location Fab Lab - 525 North Gay Street Knoxville TN 37996
Phone 865-974-3237
Fax N/A

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