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University of Northern Iowa Temporary - Lab Assistant in Cedar Falls, Iowa

Temporary - Lab Assistant

Job Category:Merit Temporary (

Type of Position:Temporary

Full Consideration Date:Friday, March 15, 2024

Advertising Started on:Friday, February 2, 2024

Hiring Department:Metal Casting Center

Department:Metal Casting Center


Salary:$17.20/hr to Commensurate

Iowa enjoys a lower cost of living than many other states. See how the Waterloo-Cedar Falls area compares by utilizing the cost of living calculator ( . Our overall compensation package is enhanced by excellent benefits for eligible non-temporary positions ( .

Pay Grade ( :TEMP UNC.1

Position Details

Percent of Time/Week:100%

Service Schedule:Other

Position Description:

Supports research activities and the processing and operation of all technologies available in the Foundry 4.0 Center under the guidance and direction of the Project Director, Project Engineers and Research Associates. Hands on, real world experience in mold/core and tooling design and process simulation in support of accelerating the adoption of Manufacturing 4.0 technologies in the Metal Casting industry. These are first shift positions with a work schedule of Monday - Friday, 7:30 am to 4:00 pm.

Required Qualifications:

Current student in field of applied engineering, engineering, computer science, chemistry or physics required.

Desirable Qualifications:

Interest in foundry industry, robotics and/or internet of things preferrred.

Online Application Required Documents

Application Type:This job requires basic applicant information, plus a resume. Your resume should not be sent to the contact below. The resume will be attached during the Online Application Process.

Professional References:Applicants must enter reference information online as part of the application process.

Number of References: 3

Cover Letter:A plain text cover letter is required.

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Contact Information

Attention: Your resume should not be sent to the contact below. The resume will be attached during the Online Application Process.

Contact:Kristi Wagner ( -

Industrial Technology Center 76

Phone: 319-273-2981

Department URL:

UNI actively seeks to enhance diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from persons of color, women, individuals living with disabilities, and veterans. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, creed, disability, ethnicity, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin, political affiliation, pregnancy, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran or military status, or any other basis protected by federal and/or state law. Applicant Accommodations

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