Bloomington Support Staff Job Specs
Job Title and Grade: Cyclotron Support Technician Apprentice / SSOE
Job Code: 002373
This is work being trained to perform technical tasks relating to operations and maintenance of accelerators.
Characteristic Duties and Responsibilities
Learns to operate, monitor, and/or maintain accelerator and associated systems and equipment within an accelerator skill area including tasks such as: learning to set up energy beams, turning beam to appropriate target area, becoming familiar with location and operation of all equipment and systems, and learning to diagnose and repair simple problems,
Gains understanding in one or more accelerator skill area including: electrical, electronics, mechanical, drafting/design, machining, computers, accelerator operations.
Learns radiation safety practices; learns emergency procedures.
Assists in maintaining building security.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Knowledge of scientific and accelerator technical fields.
Ability to learn and use the tools, equipment, materials, methods, and learn the practices within an accelerator operation.
Ability to learn the principles and practices of radiation safety and occupational hazard and safety precautions.
Ability to learn to use and care for tools and equipment common to accelerator operations.
Ability to follow oral and written instructions in detail.
Ability to apply learned theory and principles to actual situations.
Education: Two years post-high school training in electrical, electronics, mechanical, drafting/design, machining, computers, or accelerator operations.
The intent of this job specification is to provide a representative summary of the types of duties and responsibilities that will be required of positions given this title and shall not be construed as a declaration of the specific duties and responsibilities of any particular position. Employees may be requested to perform job-related tasks other than those specifically presented in this specification.