Washtenaw Community College (WCC) is seeking a Part time Automotive Services Laboratory Assistant to assist Automotive Service (ASV) credit courses. Needs may become available each semester. Upon successful submission of your application, resume, and transcripts, you will be considered for laboratory assistant opportunities on a per course basis.

Be a part of our talented instructional team!

Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Observe, coach and assist students in the completion of homework assignments, lab assignments and class projects.
  • Setup and breakdown laboratories and assist with laboratory activities as assigned by the department’s instructors.
  • Train and track part-time laboratory assistants under the direction of the supervisor so that appropriate schedules and tasks are covered.
  • Assist with maintaining a safe laboratory working environment. Familiarity with OSHA and MSDS requirements.
  • Assist with inventory procurement and manage the department’s classroom, laboratory and maintenance supplies via scan tool and related software.
  • Support instructor’s needs by carrying out tasks and requests as assigned by department’s instructors.
  • Assist with the recruiting of students, may include visiting high schools to promote program, etc. with a special emphasis on underrepresented student population areas.
  • Assist with all required classroom/lab assignments, presentations, and student handout creation.
  • Assist with promotional events and competitions.
  • Understand the department’s course curriculum and objectives and relay info to students when needed.
  • Maintain lab and classrooms to ensure a safe work environment for students and staff.
  • Maintain department inventory levels for all associated lab and classroom assignments.
  • Maintain, troubleshoot and at times repair all laboratory equipment in the event of breakdown.
  • Regular attendance on campus is required for this position.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Related Duties:

  • Attendance required for all assigned labs.
  • Maintain a safe work environment for students and staff.
  • Assist with promotional events and competitions.
  • Understand the department’s course curriculum and objectives.
  • Be familiar with OSHA and MSDA requirements.

Hours/Schedule: Hours vary based on class schedules—days, nights and weekends. The terms of employment are based on college enrollment and class enrollment.

Physical Demands:

  • Capable of lifting and transporting at least 50 pounds.
  • Move about 2/3 of the time and be stationary about 1/3 of the time.

Minimum Qualifications:
Minimum Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Must have a high school diploma or GED plus 30 college level credits.
  • One-year related work experience.
  • ASE Certifications in A6 Electrical/Electronics and A8 Engine Performance.
  • Current driver license with clean driving record.

Preferred Qualifications:

Posting Date:

Closing Date:

Open Until Filled

Special Instructions to Applicants:
Please complete all sections of the application and submit required documents.

Our college strives to make a positive difference in people’s lives through accessible and excellent educational programs and services.

Washtenaw Community College seeks to recruit and retain a diverse workforce as a reflection of our commitment to serve our diverse community and to build on the success of our students, faculty & staff. Washtenaw Community College is committed to creating an inclusive, welcoming environment.

Washtenaw Community College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

Salary/Hourly Rate:

Salary Comments:
2022-2023 Academic Year