Math Open Lab Assistant

West Georgia Technical College
Job Description

Job Announcement
Position:  Math Open Lab Assistant – Part time
Location: Carroll Campus
Department:  Academic Affairs
Reports to: Associate Dean, School of Arts & Sciences
FLSA Designation: Non-Exempt
Job Summary:
The Professional Laboratory Assistant works under the direct supervision of faculty members and performs routine standardized laboratory work requiring close attention to detailed procedures in the preparation and basic maintenance and operation of laboratory equipment, inventory and requisition of supplies, assisting faculty in supervision of students assigned to laboratories, and other related duties and is employed on an individual academic term basis. Assists instructor of record or lab facilitator with students who need additional clarification, or My Math Lab help. Assists instructor in maintaining an effective learning environment. Tutors and assists students individually and in groups in a learning environment.
Major Duties:
  • Assist faculty members with classroom instruction, exams, record keeping, adherence to safety procedures, tracking attendance and other miscellaneous tasks related to instruction  Tutor or mentor students
  • Perform laboratory research
  • Clean labs as needed
  • Obtain materials needed for classes, including texts and other materials.
  • Ability to research technical issues
  • Ability to learn new software and hardware applications
  • Ability to manage time
  • Quality management skills
  • Customer service skills
  • Oral and written communication skills
Minimum Qualifications:  (candidates must meet all minimum qualifications to be considered)
  • Successful completion of the course(s) which are appropriate to the assignment as an assistant
  • Valid Driver’s License
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mathematics.
  • Teaching experience at the postsecondary level
  • Experience teaching in an online or hybrid environment
  • Various hours Monday-Thursday 8-16 hours per week based on semester schedule.
Salary/Benefits: $20/contact hour,
Method of Application: Interested candidates must complete the electronic application process prior to the closing date at www.westgatech.eduUnofficial Transcripts, resume, and proof of applicable certifications\licensure are required for consideration. Official transcripts and prior employment verification required within 30 days of hire for continuous employment.
Employment Policy: The Technical College System of Georgia and West Georgia Technical College do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, national or ethnic origin, gender, religion, disability, age, political affiliation or belief, disabled veteran, veteran of the Vietnam Era, or citizenship status (except in those special circumstances permitted or mandated by law) in educational programs, activities, admissions or employment. All applicants will be considered; however, only selected applicants may be interviewed.  Approval of employment does not constitute a contract.  Continued employment is contingent upon job performance and funding.
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