FLSA Status: Full-time, Exempt
Under the direction of the Institute Director and the Director of Academic Affairs the Robotics Lab Coordinator oversees the day-to-day operations of the Robotics Lab and assists faculty and students with projects. The work schedule for this position varies depending upon the needs of the specific academic term and will be revised in conjunction with the Director of Academic Affairs.
Essential duties and responsibilities include:
Programming Robot software
Assisting in developing and implementing end arm tooling including adapting existing tools and designing and building new tools
Responsible for developing an operational budget in conjunction with the Director of Academic Affairs and the Chief Operating Officer
Responsible for security of the lab and school assets
The ideal candidate will have experience working with Industrial Robots (operating and programming) in research, art and design fabrication. The following are representative of the knowledge, skill and ability required.
Qualifications: Ideal candidate would have experience and education in architecture with emphasis in computer programming, digital fabrication or mechanical engineering
Must be inquisitive and prepared to work with faculty on open ended design problems that are not well defined