Instructional Lab Supervisor

University of North Texas at Dallas College of Law
June 11, 2023
Offerd Salary:$50,836
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Contract Type:Other
Working Time:Full-Time
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Position Information

UNT System Overview

Welcome to the University of North Texas System. UNT System includes the University of North Texas in Denton, the University of North Texas at Dallas and the University of North Texas Health Science Center in Fort Worth. We are the only university system based exclusively in the robust Dallas-Fort Worth region and we are committed to transforming lives and creating economic opportunity through education. We are growing with the DFW region, enrolling a record 47,000+ students across our system and awarding nearly 12,000 degrees each year.

Posting Title Instructional Lab Supervisor Department UNT-Computer Science & Engineering-130310 Job Location Denton Full Time/Part Time Full-Time Retirement Eligibility TRS Eligible Additional Retirement Information

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Salary Information $50,836.80 Department Summary

The Computer Science and Engineering department is home to 13 Professors, 11 Associate Professors, 8 Assistant Professors, 8 Clinical faculty, 5 Lecturers, over 100 Ph.D. students, over 1,000 master's students, and over 1,200 undergraduate students. We offer a Ph.D. degree in Computer Science and Engineering, M. S. degrees in Artificial Intelligence, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Cybersecurity and Data Engineering, ABET-accredited B.S. degrees in Computer Science and Computer Engineering, an ABET-accredited B.A. degree in Information Technology, and a new B.S. degree in Cybersecurity. Additional information about the department is available at the website:

Position Overview

The Computer Science & Engineering Department at the University of North Texas is seeking to hire a Scientific Instrument Technician to join our team. Responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to: Performing maintenance and construction of complex electronic and digital equipment for use in laboratory instruction or projects. More specifically, the equipment to be maintained includes computer systems, embedded controllers, oscilloscopes, and other measurement instruments, breadboarding, and development systems. Install, repair, and troubleshoot equipment in research laboratories and other departmental facilities. Work performed is subject to inspection and approved by departmental personnel for whom the work is performed. Most work is performed independently but receives general supervision from the Department Chair or delegated supervisor. Supervise student workers, teaching assistants, and other technicians when assigned to perform laboratory maintenance and development.

Additional Posting Details

Minimum Qualifications

Master's Degree in related field and two years of related experience; or any equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

• Working knowledge of equipment and instrumentation appropriate to the nature of the lab and/or the discipline, and of supplies including operation, set-up, storage, and maintenance. • Working knowledge of instructional applications related to the laboratory and/or the discipline. • Ability to make effective presentations of experiments or software, and provide instruction in laboratory techniques, use of equipment, use of software, procedures, and safety rules. • Ability to supervise work performed by others.

Preferred Qualifications

The preferred candidate will possess the following additional qualifications: Bachelor's Degree in a related field (Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Electrical Engineering or Information Technology.) Must have working knowledge of related tools, equipment, materials, and computer devices, the ability to read and interpret complex material, the ability to make varied mathematical computations involved in designing and constructing apparatus and equipment, the ability to design, troubleshoot, and maintain all equipment, the ability to operate standard tools, and the knowledge of appropriate safety and security precautions for work performed.

Required License / Registration / Certification Work Schedule

Monday-Friday 8:00AM-5:00PM

Driving University Vehicle No Security Sensitive This is a security sensitive position EEO Statement

The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, and employment practices.

Classification Title Instructional Lab Supervisor Physical Requirements Carrying, Pushing, Reaching, Sitting, Standing, Walking, Talk or Hear, Ability to communicate

Job Duties


Performs mechanical and electrical layout, construction, modification, testing, adjustment, calibration, and preventive maintenance on simple and complex equipment for use in scientific research or instruction.


Uses various testing devices to locate and evaluate circuit voltages and resistance.


Reads schematic diagrams in designing or repairing apparatus and equipment.


Rebuilds equipment to improve or change its operation.


Determines work procedures and methods in accordance with standard trade practices and departmental standards.


Purchases supplies and parts. Responsible for asset inventory.


Performs safety inspections and observes safety and security precautions appropriate to work performed.

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number S6372P

Position End Date (if temporary) Special Instructions to Applicants Quicklink for Posting https: //

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Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents

  • Resume
  • Transcripts
  • References - List of Names and Contact Information for 3
  • Optional Documents

  • Cover Letter
  • Statement of Research Interests
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