The Research Lab Support department at the University of Tennessee Space Institute in Tullahoma, Tennessee is searching for a Technical Specialist 1. One vacancy, regular, full-time, hourly paid with excellent benefits. Salary dependent upon education and experience.
Successful candidate will program, setup and operate complex research apparatus requiring manual dexterity in numerous test facilities for the purpose of acquiring and processing experimental data with minimal supervision. Inspect, maintain, and calibrate laboratory and industrial actuators, sensors, components, instruments and systems. Perform technical related activities in the design and fabrication of specialized research equipment and facilities. Assist graduate students and faculty in conducting research related to thesis or dissertations. Due to ITAR restrictions, individual must be a US citizen and be capable of obtaining a security clearance. Performs other related duties as required.
Internal Number: 215786
About Space Institute
The mission of the University of Tennessee Space Institute (UTSI) is to serve the State of Tennessee and the nation as a resource for the professional development of engineers and scientists through graduate education, interdisciplinary research, and the transfer of technology, particularly as related to the space and aerospace sciences. The Institute is committed both to providing a high quality learning and research experience leading toMaster of Science and Doctor of Philosophy degrees in selected areas of engineering and science and to continuing professional education.