Working under a learning college philosophy (http://www.estrellamountain.edu/learning-college) and placing learning first anyway, anyplace, anytime. The person in this position will provide a variety of support services via an internship in the Science Laboratories. The federal work study student will assist with the everyday running and maintenance of the biology, engineering, physics, geology or chemistry labs. Other duties may be assigned as needed to support the vision of the college and the science departments. This opportunity could be paid from a variety of different areas such as Federal Work Study or scholarships, this will be relayed during the interview process.
Hours: Depending on students' availability up to 25 hours a week
This opportunity is only available to Estrella Mountain Community College students.
Applicants are REQUIRED to:
- Submit an online application, a resume, and a cover letter
- Must list area(s) of interest (i.e. Biology, geology, chemistry, physics, or engineering) in your cover letter so that we can place you in the most appropriate science lab
Free resume/cover letter/mock interview assistance is available by appointment only at the EMCC Career & Transfer Center. To schedule your appointment please visit or call 623-935-8740 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
- 30% Washing and sterilizing glassware
25% Prepares lab equipment and solutions
25% Restocking and cleaning labs
20% Other duties as assigned
Evidence of past reliability (can be demonstrated previous instructor reference)
Evidence of ability to take direction and having a willingness to learn
Have taken a course in your area of interest (i.e. biology, chemistry, geology, physics, or engineering). List these courses under your education on your resume.
Students looking to graduate with an associates in science
Experience organizing and prioritizing work
Special Working Conditions:
Must be able to work with chemicals and/or bacteria, biology specimens such as those found in a college biology courses.