Student Laboratory Assistants (Up to 8 Positions) - Department of Physics - Faculty of Science

Competition Number:
182S21
Position Type:
Student Position
Closing Date:
Date of Posting:
Department:
Department of Physics - Faculty of Science
Position:
Student Laboratory Assistants (Up to 8 Positions)
Contract:
Hours of Work:
Up to 10 hours per week
Salary:

$13.00 per hour (plus 4% vacation pay)

Term:

January 10, 2022 – April 27, 2022

The Physics Department seeks applications for approximately eight student laboratory assistants for the Winter 2022 term.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Act as a general resource person for students during the laboratory, either online or in-person.
  • Other online laboratory assistant duties as assigned by the course instructor
  • Assist the course instructor with evaluating reflective forums

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Applicants will have successfully completed the course for which they are selected to assist in the laboratory, or have relevant alternative experience
  • Preference will be given to students taking Physics as their major or minor
  • Previous experience as a laboratory assistant is considered an asset

Please fill out this UPEI Google form for time availability https://forms.gle/dY1ov6HUnx6h6nSf6.

Priority will be given to University of Prince Edward Island students in accordance with Recruitment, Selection, Hiring and Employment Policies and the Procedures manual.

 

Application Instructions:

Please submit electronically a cover letter quoting the competition number, a resume and reference list to be received no later than the closing date, via the link posted on the UPEI Human Resources website (www.upei.ca/hr/). Applications will not be accepted via email.

If you are unable to apply online, you can drop off your resume to the Human Resources Department, Kelley Building, University of Prince Edward Island, 550 University Avenue, Charlottetown, PEI C1A 4P3, or fax it to (902) 894-2895.

UPEI will require all students, staff, and faculty to comply with the Covid 19 attestation and vaccination requirements as set out under the UPEI Covid 19 Mandatory Vaccination Policy.

In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, all qualified student candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens, permanent residents and full-time international students with a valid study permit will be given priority.

The University of Prince Edward Island is committed to gender equity in employment. Only those applicants who are invited to an interview will be acknowledged.

UPEI encourages all qualified applicants to apply for job openings; however, in keeping with the terms and provisions of the university’s various employment and collective agreements, first priority will be given to internal candidates.