Spring Chemistry Lab Prepper

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Position Information

Classification Title Student Assistant I
Job Code/BCAT SA I
Position Type Student
Department Chemistry
Position Title Spring Chemistry Lab Prepper
Position Number
Budget Position Number 54000052
Pay Scale $7.25 - $8.50
Nature of Work

Teaching assistants preppers for CHEM 1211L, 1212L, 1151L, 1152L, 2411L, 2455L, and 3422L. The TA preppers duties include:
• Assisting in prepping all general chemistry, nursing chemistry, and organic labs.
• Help organize the lab drawers in TLC 3108.
• Wash dishes in prep rooms.
• May be asked to help grade QEP papers.
• Perform any additional duties specified by the instructor

Required Qualifications

Successful completion (a grade of B or higher) of the chemistry course(s) which are appropriate to your assignment as an assistant, satisfactory evaluations in any previous position as a departmental assistant, and satisfactory progress toward a degree.

Preferred Qualifications

Ability to exercise independent judgment.
• Ability to take the initiative to follow up on projects or assignments.
• Ability to attend to details with high degree of accuracy.
• Demonstrated interpersonal skills to work cooperatively.

Physical Requirements/Working Conditions
Does this position require any special certification/ license? If yes, please specify. No
Notice to Applicants

Preference will be given to chemistry majors, chemistry minors, and students with prior experience as a laboratory assistant.

Position Status Temporary - Part-Time
Position Notes

Student Assistant I positions include standard, routine duties which require minimal prior training or experience. Most often, Student Assistant I positions work with other students and are frequently supervised.

Required Qualifications

Must be a current University of West Georgia student enrolled for six credit hours and maintaining at least a 2.0 cumulative grade-point average unless otherwise noted/indicated by the hiring department.

Number of Hires Requested for Position Title 2
Funding Source 10500-1001110-11100-11000

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number ST01020
Posting Date 12/01/2017
Closing Date 01/08/2018
Open Until Filled No
Special Instructions to Applicant

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

Percentage Of Total Time 10
Responsibility / Duty

Compliance Training and Professional Development

Percentage Of Total Time 80
Responsibility / Duty

Prepping labs.

Percentage Of Total Time 10
Responsibility / Duty

Organizing prep room and drawers.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you admitted to the University of West Georgia and enrolled for at least 6 credit hours?
    • YES
    • NO
  2. * What is your declared/anticipated major?

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Is your current overall GPA at least a 3.0?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * What is your current campus or off-campus address?

    (Open Ended Question)

  5. * Are you eligible for FWSP (Federal Work-Study Program)?

    (Open Ended Question)

  6. * How many hours would you like to work per week?

    (Open Ended Question)

  7. What is your anticipated status next semester?
    • Freshman
    • Sophomore
    • Junior
    • Senior
    • Other
  8. * Are you participating in the Dual Enrollment program, also known as Move On When Ready? This program allows students currently enrolled in high school to attend college classes.
    • Yes
    • No
  9. * Academic records are normally checked, and instructor recommendations sought, in evaluating applicants for leadership positions. Do you give us permission for your records to be examined.
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents