Educational Assistant, Life Sciences

Job ID89-75-5B-F6-FB-6E
CompanyRed River College
Date Posted2019-11-15
Posted Until2019-11-27
Job TypeFull-time
Job CategoryEducation
Educational Assistant (Term)
Life Sciences

Position Location: Notre Dame Campus (Winnipeg, MB)

Full-Time, Term Position Available
Anticipated December 2019 up to March 2020

This competition may be used to establish a 12 month eligibility list of qualified candidates for future vacancies.

Red River College is a leader in applied learning and innovation. Our talented team of employees is passionate about education, innovation and student success. We offer competitive salaries, extensive benefits, and the opportunity for personal and professional growth in a rewarding career.

Duties: The Educational Assistant in the Life Sciences Department will be responsible for providing support to the instructor in the delivery of program content in a laboratory setting, with primary duties in the disciplines of Chemistry, Microbiology, Instrumentation, Tissue Culture, and Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Processes. The Educational Assistant is responsible for: preparing laboratory demonstrations/experiments for classes; preparing dismantling and maintaining laboratory equipment; ensuring the cleanliness of the laboratory, and assisting with inventory and ordering of supplies.

- Diploma in Science Laboratory Technology; an equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered
- Work experience in Science / Laboratory based in post-secondary education
- Experience in a laboratory environment
- Experience with various laboratory instruments and equipment
- Experience performing laboratory instrument and equipment maintenance
- Effective leadership skills
- Effective interpersonal skills
- Ability to work independently as well as collaboratively within a team
- Effective verbal and written communication skills
- Experience teaching adults
- Values Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
- Commitment to lifelong learning

- Experience teaching adults

- Applicants must be legally entitled to work in Canada
- This position may be required to work evenings and/or weekends
How To ApplyApplicants are to clearly demonstrate how they satisfy the selection criteria in their written submissions and must identify the competition number they are applying for in the subject line of the email

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This competition may be used to establish a 12 month eligibility list of qualified candidates for future vacancies.

We seek diversity in our workplace. Aboriginal persons, women, visible minorities and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Competition #: 2019-287
Closing Date: November 27, 2019
Salary: $42,990 - 58,801 per annum

We thank all applicants for their interest, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Red River College provides accommodations to applicants with disabilities throughout the hiring process. If an applicant requires accommodation during the application or selection process, Human Resource Services will work with the applicant to meet the accommodation needs.

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2055 Notre Dame Ave, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada R3H0J9