Lab Assistant – Engineering & Physics

Employer: Berkshire Community College

Position Overview:

  • Work with department faculty to insure laboratory objectives are met as planned through the academic program during the course of the year
  • In coordination with department faculty, prepare equipment and supplies for laboratory work in accordance with departmental and professional standards
  • Provide assistance to students, as needed, on matters related to engineering and physics laboratory practice, policies and procedures
  • Correctly and efficiently set up engineering and physics laboratory equipment and materials used in exercises, activities and demonstrations
  • Work with department faculty to modify/improve existing labs and develop new labs
  • Insure that laboratory, storage areas and preparatory spaces are organized, clean and orderly
  • Maintain inventory stocks of equipment, materials and supplies
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of work

Requirements:  Equivalent to two years of college-level course work in engineering, physics or a closely-related field. Minimum two years of engineering and physics laboratory experience or equivalent.

Salary: $16.32/hr
Schedule:  Monday – Friday as needed; dependent upon class

Application Procedures:  For consideration, send cover letter, resume, and a list of names and telephone numbers for three (3) recent job-related references to Ted Kozlowski, Human Resources Office, Berkshire Community College, 1350 West Street, Pittsfield, MA 01201 tkozlowski@berkshirecc.edu.

Review of applications begins on May 19, 2017 and continues until position is filled.  BCC is committed to providing an inclusive learning and working environment that values the diverse backgrounds of all people and encourages applications from individuals whose experiences and perspectives model the opportunities and success derived from a college education.

USPS Assistant Rural Carriers

  • Salary: $ 17.40 per hour
  • Great part-time job for people to work on Sundays and Holidays delivering parcels for the US Postal Service.
  • All applicants must be at least 18 years of age; speak and understand English and must be a US citizen or have permanent resident alien status
  • All applicants must successfully complete a pre-employment medical assessment and drug screening analysis. A review of your prior work record and suitability background investigations will be conducted.
  • Applicants must have a valid state driver’s license, a safe driving record with at least a minimum of two current years of unsupervised (not a permit) and continuous driving experience in the U.S. or its possessions or territories.
  • This position does not lead to a career position. Applicants interested in career positions delivering mail should apply for Rural Carrier Associate or City Carrier Assistant positions.
  • APPLICANTS SHOULD NOT OPEN SCREENING REQUEST EMAILS FROM A SMART PHONE OR IPAD. MUST USE A COMPUTER.

For additional information on the position and to apply, visit: usps.com/careers

Janitorial Staff

Employer: Catamount Response
Location: Pittsfield, MA

Seeking part time janitorial cleaning staff to join team of professionals.

Hours are early morning with potential for more hours on an as needed basis. Must be able to pass a CORI check and have reliable transportation.

If interested please call 413-442-8776, email resume to catamount413@gmail.com.

Outreach and Education Coordinator

Outreach and Education Coordinator – BEAT – Pittsfield

The Berkshire Environmental Action Team (BEAT) is seeking an Outreach and Education Coordinator for 20-25 hrs/week.
The job pays $15/hour. Pay is monthly. Must be absolutely passionate about wildlife and wildlife habitat protection! BEAT has a strong anti-discrimination policy and you must be able to work well with ALL types of people, and ALL types of people are encouraged
to apply.

Responsibilities include: producing the weekly e-newsletter called The BEAT News, website updates, social media
updates, writing and distributing press releases, scheduling monthly Green Drinks guests and publicizing same, set up/break down and attendance at monthly Pittsfield Third Thursdays from May to September as well as tabling at many other events throughout the
county.

Must be available to work evenings & weekends several times every month. Must be extremely detail oriented and
able to work without supervision. Knowledge of full suite of Microsoft Office products or similar software. Ability to use Google Groups and docs. Some knowledge of HTML a definite plus – will be required to learn some HTML programming. Must be an articulate
writer.

Please send resume, cover letter, and writing sample of why you care about wildlife habitat protection to Jane Winn, Executive Director, to jane@thebeatnews.org

Berkshire Environmental Action Team (BEAT) is an equal opportunity organization and will not allow discrimination
based upon age, ethnicity, gender, national origin, disability, race, color, veteran status, marital status, size, religion, sexual orientation, LGBTQ+ status, socioeconomic background, or any other characteristic protected by law. This applies to the people
we serve, our volunteers, our staff, our interns, and our Board of Directors.

Visit http://www.thebeatnews.org to learn more about BEAT!