Working at MIT offers opportunities, an environment, a culture - and benefits - that just aren't found together anywhere else. If you're curious, motivated, want to be part of a unique community, and help shape the future - then take a look at this opportunity.
PROJECT TECHNICIAN-ELECTRICAL , Plasma Science and Fusion Center (PSFC) , to join the fast-paced, team-oriented environment of the SPARC project to achieve net fusion energy. Will obtain and maintain licenses, operator permits, or certifications as required; layout electrical jobs, estimating and ordering materials; install electrical equipment, hook up motors, pumps, and power supplies; install and maintain utility power systems 480-277,208-120 three phase; troubleshoot and repair faulty electrical systems; perform a variety of related duties in support of magnet programs and research; help maintain maintenance shop managing tools, parts, and equipment; and learn from engineers and scientists to successfully complete all assigned tasks.
PSFC is an internationally recognized facility at the forefront of plasma physics and fusion energy research. It is located on the main MIT campus in Cambridge, MA and comprises a team of almost 200 students, scientists, engineers and technicians. The PSFC recently announced a new, accelerated pathway to fusion energy that is based on the development and demonstration of the world's highest performing superconducting fusion magnets and the design of the first net-energy fusion device--the SPARC tokamak.
REQUIRED : high school diploma or GED; graduation from a two-year technical school or its equivalent (technical military training accepted); Massachusetts' journeyman electrician license; and ability to demonstrate a working knowledge of tools and equipment, work independently or in a team environment, and follow all safety guidelines and procedures. Must be able to lift weights of up to 50 lbs. unassisted; remain stationary for extended periods (eight hours minimum); and maneuver in tight spaces. Job #19312
The schedule for the position is Monday through Friday, 6:00 A.M. to 2:30 P.M.
Internal Number: 19312
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