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SUNY Oneonta Instructional Support Technician - Chemistry/Biochemistry in Oneonta, New York

The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at the State University of
New York (SUNY) College at Oneonta invites applications for the position
of Instructional Support Technician. Expectations include providing
support for the instructional and research laboratories in the
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry. SUNY Oneonta is a public
college in Central New York, enrolling about 6,500 students in
bachelor’s, master’s and graduate certificate programs. Most of SUNY
Oneonta’s main campus lies within the City of Oneonta, which is located
in the northern foothills of the Catskill Mountains, about a four-hour
drive from New York City, Boston and Philadelphia. With a population
just shy of 14,000, the City of Oneonta is the largest municipality in a
rural region dominated by agriculture and tourism. Known as an exemplary
residential campus that values inclusion, service and sustainability,
SUNY Oneonta is a nurturing community where students grow
intellectually, thrive socially and live purposefully. Employees give
SUNY Oneonta high marks for work/life balance and culture. The college’s and ratings are 4.5 and 4.1, respectively.
Beyond campus, many residents enjoy the natural beauty of the Catskills.
Outdoor activities such as hiking, biking and running are among the most
popular. Several ski areas nearby typically operate for seasons lasting
over 100 days beginning in late November or early December. During the
summer, boating, swimming and other water sports are popular on lakes
throughout the region. The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry is
part of the School of Sciences, which consists of 10 academic
departments and 2,400 students majoring in 22 programs. To learn more
about the College or the Department, please visit or Duties include but not
limited to: setting up materials and equipment required to carry out
experiments, providing quality control of materials, and ensuring that
teaching laboratories are in good working order. This individual also
assists with routine equipment maintenance, chemical and equipment
inventory, and hazardous waste management. Required qualifications:
bachelor’s degree in chemistry or related field; ability to follow
chemical protocols and properly prepare laboratory materials, including
solutions and minor lab equipment; ability to perform minor equipment
maintenance; familiarity with basic chemical safety procedures.
Preferred: experience as an Instructional Support Technician; experience
performing maintenance for commonly used chemical instruments;
experience working in a professional chemical laboratory; experience
using chemical inventory software; and experience working with and
serving diverse populations. To apply online go to:\#pageTop
Please upload a resume and letter of interest. Contact information for
three professional references is required. For other employment and
regional opportunities, please visit our website at: Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no
State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or
mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or
her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such
time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with
compensation. If such information has been requested from you before
such time, please contact the Governor’s Office of Employee Relations at
(518) 474-6988 or via email at SUNY Oneonta values a
diverse college community. Please visit our website on diversity at: Moreover, the College is an Equal
Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Women, persons of color,
persons with disabilities, and protected veterans are encouraged to