Temporary Chemistry Storeroom Attendant/Event Assistant For Summer, Pennsylvania Governor's School for the Sciences (PGSS)-INQ0245128
The Pennsylvania Governor's School for the Sciences (PGSS) was established in order to provide a summer enrichment experience in the sciences and mathematics for hardworking Pennsylvania high school students and to encourage them to pursue careers in the fields of science, technology, engineering or mathematics. The program provides instruction in biological sciences, chemistry, physics, mathematics, and computer science, with emphasis on collaborative learning and team research.
Our particular focus is on five Core Subject Areas of:
The PGSS is a 5-week STEM enrichment program. We are seeking Chemistry Storeroom Attendant/Event Assistant for the 2020 session. The Chemistry Storeroom Attendant/Event Assistant will work under the direction of the PGSS Chemistry Faculty and the Program Director.
Core responsibilities include:
Pre-program inventory and post-program inventory of glassware and chemicals
Distribution of glassware and chemicals during laboratory sessions
Keeping the storeroom clean and in order at all times.
Helping out at the Closing Banquet (Friday evening, August 3, 5:00 - 8:00 PM) by taking tickets and money from guests before the banquet.
The regular scheduled time is 2:30 - 5:30 P.M. on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays during the first four weeks of the program. Additional time is scheduled, as needed, before the start of the program, during the program and during the fifth week of the program, for inventory, setup and cleanup.
At least two years of college-level chemistry laboratory experience.
Current undergraduate chemistry majors or high school chemistry teachers are especially encouraged to apply.
Flexibility, excellence, and passion are vital qualities within PGSS. Inclusion, collaboration and cultural sensitivity are valued proficiencies. Therefore, we are in search of a team member who is able to effectively interact with a varied population of internal and external partners at a high level of integrity. We are looking for someone who shares our values and who will support the mission of the PGSS through their work.
Are you interested in this opportunity with us? Please apply.
Carnegie Mellon University is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran.
Job Function: Other
Primary Location: United States-Pennsylvania-Pittsburgh
Time Type: Temporary Full Time less than 4 months
Organization: MCS - MELLON COLLEGE OF SCIENCE
Minimum Education Level: Some College
Internal Number: INQ0245128
About Carnegie Mellon University
Carnegie Mellon (www.cmu.edu) is a private, internationally ranked research university with programs in areas ranging from science, technology and business, to public policy, the humanities and the arts. More than 12,000 students in the university’s seven schools and colleges benefit from a small student-to-faculty ratio and an education characterized by its focus on creating and implementing solutions for real problems, interdisciplinary collaboration and innovation. A global university, Carnegie Mellon’s main campus in the United States is in Pittsburgh, Pa. It has campuses in California’s Silicon Valley and Qatar, and programs in Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe and Mexico.