1. Develops and evaluates performance and reliability of test equipment. Determines types and number of tests to be performed on equipment. Recommends modifications to testing equipment. Analyzes results. 2. Uses blueprints, sketches and schematics. 3. Instructs laboratory support staff in construction and modification techniques. Develops time and cost estimates, material requirements and methodology. Orders materials and supplies. 4. May set up and operate machinery, hand and power tools, and other equipment for the fabrication, testing, and modification of instruments, equipment, components, and systems. May oversee support staff. 5. Performs additional function incidental to research and development technicians.
Preferred Education: Experience with equipment that services a cleanroom including; electrical, electronics, plumbing, low voltage wiring, vacuum systems and vacuum pumps, and computer repair and programming.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Experience with equipment that services a cleanroom including; electrical, electronics, plumbing, low voltage wiring, vacuum systems and vacuum pumps, and computer repair and programming.
Posting Position Title: Research & Development Tech 3
Required Skill/ability 3: Ability to work as part of a team as well as independently.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Research & Development Tech - Clean Room
Required Skill/ability 1: Ability to communicate with faculty, students, and staff while serving as a liaison to facilities.
Required Skill/ability 4: Basic knowledge of vacuum systems and pumps.
Required Skill/ability 2: Working knowledge of AutoCAD, SolidWorks, and the ability to read construction drawings.
Six years of related work experience, four of them in the same job family at the next lower level, and high school level education; or four years of related work experience and an Associate's degree; or little or no work experience and a Bachelor's degree in a related field; or an equivalent combination of experience and education.
Internal Number: 49934BR
About Yale University
Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in the Colony of Connecticut, the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.
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