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Massachusetts Maritime Academy - Engineering Lab Technician Human Resources - Engineering Lab Technician
A special mission college within the Massachusetts state university system

Position:                            Staff Assistant, Engineering Laboratory Technician                                                                               

Posting:                             September 2013               Start Date:    March 1, 2014

Position Number:             FY14-6

Application Deadline:     Extended to January 3, 2014

Division:                            Academic Division; Engineering Department

Union affiliation:              Association of Professional Administrators (APA)

Supervision received:      Reports to Engineering Department Chair

Supervision exercised:     Supervises subordinate administrative and student personnel in area of expertise       

General responsibilities: Instruct students in professional engineering labs such as refrigeration, auxiliary machinery, diesel engines, steam generators, and gas and steam turbines. Maintain and improve engineering labs. Participate in annual Sea Term as Engineering Instructor (all shipboard personnel are subject to random drug testing). Assist the Engineering Department as directed.

Qualifications and requirements: Bachelors of Science in marine engineering or related field. Professional experience in marine engineering or related field. USCG Third Assistant Engineer’s License (steam, motor and gas turbine propulsion) any horsepower with current STCW Certification. 

Preferred Qualifications: USCG Second Assistant Engineer’s License or higher, any horsepower, with current STCW Certification. Massachusetts Stationary License, 3rd Class Engineer License or higher. Any additional licenses or certifications related to the field of marine or facilities engineering. Teaching experience. Familiarization with the operation of engineering simulators. Specialty skills related to the field of marine or facilities engineering

Salary:     $40,000 – $50,000   The Academy offers generous benefits policies and a competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.                           

To apply, please submit a cover letter, a resume, an MMA application, an Affirmative Action form, and the contact information of five (5) professional references.  These forms are located on the employment quick link on our website:  Application materials may be attached and sent electronically to  Alternatively, you may send your application materials by USPS to:  Human Resources, Massachusetts Maritime Academy, 101 Academy Drive, Buzzards Bay, MA 02532.  Finalist must complete a pre-employment physical, drug screening, and background check. 

MMAis an AA/EEO employer.  Members of underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.

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