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Maintenance Support Student Assistant Fall 2019 - SSD

Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI)
Smyrna, GA
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Maintenance Support Student Assistant Fall 2019 - SSD

ID: 495038
Type: Students: Undergraduate Student Asst. (SA)
Location: Smyrna, GA
Categories: Other

Job Description

Georgia Tech Research Institute's (GTRI) Support Services Department (SSD) seeks a student assistant to begin working part-time. The student will work under the guidance of a GTRI facilities manager to perform the following activities which will provide a solid foundation for the student in many maintenance duties such as using power tools, moving furniture, and carpentry and painting.

Student assistants will:

  • Assist the maintenance staff in various multi-craft tasks in maintenance and minor repairs of equipment and buildings
  • Act as helper to trades/crafts personnel in the installation, repair, and plumbing systems, including carpentry and painting work
  • Load, unload and move furniture, equipment, fixtures, and other items as needed
  • Additional duties as required

Required Minimum Qualifications

Student Assistant/Research Assistant

  • Pursuing a Bachelor’s degree at a University System of Georgia institution
  • Must be registered for at least 6 credit hours with your university during working semesters
  • Must have a 2.0 or higher cumulative GPA
  • Ability to operate hand/power tools, motor vehicles (may include forklift), and hydraulic/pneumatic equipment
  • A basic working knowledge in equipment maintenance and repair and building construction support and maintenance is required
  • Skills in customer service, communications and use of office related computer applications are required

Preferred Qualifications

  • Prefer a Sophomore or Junior in academic standing and desire to work multiple semesters
  • Prefer flexible morning and/or early afternoon availability Monday-Friday 

Hours per Week

20 hours per week

U.S. Citizenship Requirements

Due to our research contracts with the US federal government, candidates for this position are required to be US Citizens.

Clearance Type Required


Diversity & Inclusion

Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) at Georgia Tech Research Institute aims to enhance the Institute’s mission of solving the world’s most complex technical problems by creating a workforce with a shared appreciation for diversity, raising awareness around inclusiveness, and fostering a sense of belonging and appreciation for all members of our community.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Georgia Tech Research Institute is an Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and actively seeks diversity among its employees. .



Posted: 2019-10-15 Expires: 2019-11-14

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