Lab Assistant I

Eastern Iowa Community Colleges - Scott Community College is seeking a PT.  Lab Assistant I (Physical Sciences Lab).

The Eastern Iowa Community Colleges has rapidly become the first choice for students seeking higher education in the Eastern Iowa region.  Located along the banks of the mighty Mississippi River, EICC is a comprehensive community college with three colleges and 10 satellite locations serving more than 13,000 credit and 30,000 workforce and continuing education students each year.  

Under the direction of the Department Coordinator for Physical Sciences this position will be responsible for:

  • Working with the department faculty to ensure laboratories are properly set-up and supplied with materials and supplies. Ensure that equipment and lab is working properly and maintained at a high standard.

Qualifications will include:

  • Associates degree required.
  • Previous related science experience preferred.
  • Must possess a solid understanding of supplies and general procedures used in science labs.
  • Must be able to demonstrate competence in equipment operation and knowledge of safety devises, use and procedure.
  • Must have proven computer literacy.
  • Must be able to manage multiple tasks and priorities.
  • Must have the ability to work with a diverse student population, staff, and external constituents.
  • Successful candidate must possess exceptional communication skills both verbal and written.


Review of applications will begin July 24, 2017 and continue until the position is filled. 

For consideration please send resume and cover letter to: e-mail EICC-HR@eicc.edu  or Human Resources Dept., Eastern Iowa Community Colleges, 306 West River Drive, Davenport IA 52801-1221 

It is the policy of Eastern Iowa Community Colleges not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age (employment), sexual orientation, gender identity, creed, religion, and actual or potential parental, family or marital status in its programs, activities, or employment practices as required by the Iowa Code §§ 216.6 and 216.9, Titles VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (42 U.S.C. §§ 2000d and 2000e), the Equal Pay Act of 1973 (29 U.S.C. § 206, et seq.), Title IX (Educational Amendments, 20 U.S.C. §§ 1681 – 1688), Section 504 (Rehabilitation Act of 1973, 29 U.S.C. § 794), and Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act (42 U.S.C. § 12101, et seq.). 

If you have questions or complaints related to compliance with this policy, please contact Debora J. Sullivan, Equity Coordinator, 306 W. River Dr., Davenport, Iowa 52801, (563)336-3487, djsullivan@eicc.edu, or the Director of the Office for Civil Rights, U.S. Department of Education, Citigroup Center, 500 W. Madison, Suite 1475, Chicago, IL 60661, phone number 312/730-1560, fax 312/730-1576.