Construction, demolition, setting up for component testing, setting up for full scale testing, and testing of highway and roadside safety systems. Work will involve earthwork, concrete, and highway safety hardware (guardrail, cable, etc.) construction. Work from plans under the general direction of the research engineer and research manager. Work involves outdoor testing and construction year round. Position will require use of bobcat, fork lift, dump truck, backhoe, boom, compressors, and/or generators.
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln seeks to attract and retain a high performing and diverse workforce in which employees' differences are respected and valued to better meet the varying needs of the diverse populations we serve. The university fosters a diverse and inclusive work environment that promotes collaboration so that all individuals are able to participate and contribute to their full potential. As an EO/AA employer, qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation. See: http://www.unl.edu/equity/notice-nondiscrimination.
Minimum Required Qualifications:
Experience in general construction work using any of the following: concrete, steel, and wood. Skill in use of construction-related hand and power tools.
Must have a valid driver's license and meet University driver eligibility requirements.
With over 25,000 students, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln is a diverse educational insitution with international stature. The intellectual center for the state of Nebraska and beyond, we are a land-grant, top tier national research-extensive insitution. Part of the Big Ten conference, Big Ten Academic Alliance, our mission includes growing relationships and resources that enable the University of Nebraska to change lives.