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Center for Detectors Lab Assistant

Wage$12.00DaysMonday-Friday
Hours a Week15-20HoursFlexible
Start DateASAPPost Date7/10/2015

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Position Summary

TO APPLY, SEE APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS IN "REQUIRED SKILLS" SECTION. Will ONLY consider third-year, or later, students with a 3.0 GPA or higher. The successful applicant must be a U.S. Person as defined by 8 USC 1324b(a)(3), or have the ability to obtain the appropriate license to comply with the US Export Control Laws. The Lab Assistant will assist personnel by performing lab tasks, e.g. engineering, cabling, soldering, writing software, etc.

For a description of the lab, see http://ridl.cfd.rit.edu/.

The Center for Detectors designs, develops, and implements new advanced sensor technologies through partnership with academic researchers, industry engineers, government scientists, and university/college students. Currently, the Center has approximately a dozen funded projects funded by a range of sponsors, including NASA and NSF. The detectors that are being developed in the Center cover an immense range of diverse applications, including astrophysics, biomedical imaging, Earth system science, and inter-planetary space travel.


Essential Functions

Completing lab tasks on schedule, soldering circuits, designing cables, writing software, ordering lab components, mailing packages.


Skills Required

High level of personal responsibility. Excellent mastery of Microsoft Word, excel and PowerPoint. Superb email etiquette. Excellent verbal communication skills, especially on the phone. Ability to assist others. A technical background is required, preferably in any of the following areas: VHDL/Verilog, C/C++, and IDL programming. Experience with PCB schematic capture and layout, and proficient circuit analysis skills would be strongly preferred. Must be proficient in using standard electronic lab equipment: oscilloscope, function generator, multimeter, spectrum analyzer, etc.

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS:

To apply, send an email to admin@cfd.rit.edu and use "CfD Lab Assistant" in the subject line with the following attached: a resume, unofficial transcripts, and three names of professional references.
Also, Please include in the email confirmation that you are a U.S. Person as defined by 8 USC 1324b(a)(3), or have the ability to obtain the appropriate license to comply with the US Export Control Laws.


To Apply Contact:Don Figer
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Emailadmin@cfd.rit.eduDepartmentCenter for Detectors
Job Number670522

Student Web Developer/Programmer

Wage$12-15DaysMon-Fri
Hours a Week10-20Hours8am-5pm
Start DateASAP-Must be available SummerPost Date6/16/2015

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Position Summary

We are looking for a talented, dedicated and detail-oriented Web Developer/Programmer who is available to work during the school year AND SUMMER. Primary Tasks include website programming and web-database application development using HTML, PHP, JavaScript, MySQL, Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Drupal etc. This is primarily a web programming position and very little design work is required.


Essential Functions

The candidate must be proficient with HTML, PHP, MySQL, JavaScript. Experience with image manipulation using Photoshop is required.


Skills Required

Experience with web development and web-database application development is required. Experience with developing websites in Drupal or some other CMS is a plus. The candidate must be HIGHLY reliable, trustworthy, motivated, a team player and willing to work the occasional odd hours. IMPORTANT NOTE: Candidate must provide URLs to his/her web projects (along with a brief description of the contribution towards those projects) while applying for this position.


Skills Preferred

After the evaluation period and upon proving reliable, the pay will be increased accordingly. There is also a potential for a single or double block CO-OP for the candidate with the right skill set and work aptitude.


To Apply Contact:Raman Bhalla
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Emailrsbetc@rit.eduDepartmentRIT Production Services-Web/IT
Job Number612561

Graphic Designer and Social Media Assistant

Wage$8.75DaysMon-Fri
Hours a Week12-20Hours9-5, possible nights or wkds.
Start Date1/7/12 or beforePost Date6/5/2015

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Position Summary

Interested candidates should submit a brief letter of interest, resume and links to samples of their work. Please submit contact information for 3 references to Harold Fields, hofrla@rit.edu.


Essential Functions

Reporting to the Associate Director of Residence Life, the Graphic Designer & Social Media Assistant will be primarily responsible for the layout & design for the Center for Residence Life websites and creation of digital content for social media platforms. In addition, the individual will have responsibilities for the development, layout, design, and production of Residence Life publications, forms, flyers, posters and brochures. The Graphic Designer & Social Media Assistant will attend occasional meetings and check in with their supervisor to discuss projects and balancing priorities.


Skills Required

Reporting to the Associate Director of Residence Life, the Graphic Designer & Social Media Assistant will be primarily responsible for the layout & design for the Center for Residence Life websites and creation of digital content for social media platforms. In addition, the individual will have responsibilities for the development, layout, design, and production of Residence Life publications, forms, flyers, posters and brochures. The Graphic Designer & Social Media Assistant will attend occasional meetings and check in with their supervisor to discuss projects and balancing priorities.


Skills Preferred

Position must last at least the summer. Position may be renewable for Fall & Spring Semesters.


To Apply Contact:Harold Fields
PhoneNot AvailableTTYNot Available
Emailhofrla@rit.eduDepartmentCenter for Residence Life
Job Number388501