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Center for Detectors Lab Assistant

Wage12.00DaysMonday-Friday
Hours a Week15-20HoursFlexible
Start DateASAPPost Date9/23/2014

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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 ASSISTANT

Wage$8.75DaysMon-Fri
Hours a Weekup to 20Hours12-5pm
Start DateASAPPost Date9/16/2014

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Position Summary

Work on day to day activities involved with maintaining the RIT campus voice and data network. This will include the monitoring of trouble calls that come into the office and working with Communication Specialists to resolve network problems and special assignments. The Communications Specialist will be responsible for making sure the trouble pool is kept up to date.

APPLICATION PROCESS:
Please send resume to ccippt@rit.edu


Essential Functions

Interacting directly with customers. Provide effective, courteous, and timely responses to requests for service. Interact with students, faculty, and staff on the phone in person, and through electronic mail. Perform termination of both data and voice lines. Perform activation of data lines. Coordinate the placement and installation of new hardware. Maintain records of equipment inventory and data jack connections. Troubleshoot reported voice and data problems. Assist in the resolution of communication hardware problems. Provide technical assistance to internal users of the RIT voice and data networks.


Skills Required

Telecommunication and network skills. Demonstrate understanding of and ability to deliver excellent customer service. Excellent telephone manner along with verbal and written communication skills are essential. Thorough documentation of work activities is expected. Demonstrate initiative, and ability to learn what you donít currently know.


Skills Preferred

Familiarity with Cisco IOS, 110 block cabling, cable making experience and experience using cable testers is required. Show a general knowledge of office applications (Microsoft Office, etc.) and Internet client programs (web browsers, terminal emulators, FTP clients, etc.).


To Apply Contact:Char Ipacs
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Emailccippt@rit.eduDepartmentITS Network Communications
Job Number753503

Motion Graphics Designer

Wage$8.30DaysM-F
Hours a Week<20Hours9:00am-5:00pm
Start Date09/01/2014Post Date8/18/2014

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Position Summary

Our team is looking for a student worker who has a strong background in motion graphics for projects involving video production for NTID Marketing/Communications. ***To be considered, applicants to send their resume, a sample of their work, and their schedule of availability.***


Essential Functions

The candidate will be responsible for creating 2-D and 3-D logos and animations, compositing, design and animate sophisticated multi-layered motion graphics. The candidate must be able to work on multiple projects simultaneously, as well as meet deadlines. The candidate will be responsible for conceptualize, scope, develop, and execute high-quality motion graphics for a broad range of projects. Along with astute design skills and an incredible eye for detail, this candidate must be able to work independently, and have a positive work ethic.


Skills Required

The candidate is required to be proficient in Adobe After Effects/Photoshop/Illustrator.


Skills Preferred

The candidate having knowledge of Final Cut Pro/DVD Studio Pro is a bonus. Donald Feigel.


To Apply Contact:Don Feigel
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Emaildjfedr@rit.eduDepartmentNTID Marketing & Communications
Job Number418509