Financial Aid

Geology

Department

Geology Department

Specific Position(s) within the Department:

Office Assistant

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Photocopying
  • Scanning
  • Errands
  • Mail Distribution
  • Post event posters
  • Shredding
  • Pick up and deliver packages from college mail room

Qualifications for the Position:

  • Must adhere to confidentiality expectations
  • Punctual, dependable and pleasant
  • Ability to work independently and follow directions

Research Technician

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Preparation of samples and standards (ie. weighing samples, preparing samples mailed in by clients)
  • Running and operating analytical equipment
  • Work in conjunction with lab staff and other work-study students

Qualifications for the Position:

  • Science major preferred
  • Familiar with or willing to learn sample preparation and analytical techniques
  • Must be methodical, organized, and detail-oriented
  • Ability to work independently and follow directions
  • Good communication skills required

Mineral Photographer

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Photograph mineral specimens and input digital images to computer
  • Assign sample numbers to images
  • Sample preparation of mineral slides using Microscope

Qualifications for the Position:

  • Science major preferred
  • Must have knowledge of rocks and minerals
  • Must be able to use a digital camera