Lab Assistant - Photography Lab Technician - Utah Valley University in Orem Utah

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Utah Valley University

Orem, Utah

United States


Detailed Job Description

Assisting the photography faculty in keeping the AVC Photography lighting studios and darkrooms in good working condition. This involves maintenance, repairing equipment and mixing chemistry.

Minimum Qualifications

High school diploma or equivalent plus six months experience working in a laboratory handling, maintaining, and repairing lab equipment and materials used in experimentation.

Preferred Qualifications

Graduation from an accredited institution with a Bachelors degree in photography or a related field OR any combination of education and experience totaling 4 year(s).


Knowledge of Profoto lighting kits.

Knowledge of traditional darkroom chemicals and equipment.

Knowledge of Large format cameras.

Knowledge of variety of digital cameras (Nikon and Canon).

Knowledge of Historic and alternative processes.


Skilled in repairing equipment, maintaining a clean and orderly work environment.

Skilled in mixing chemistry.

Skilled in maintaining inventory.

Skilled in additional chemical and equipment maintenance.



Pay Range

$9.00 - $11.25 per hour

Keyword Phrases

  • Art and Visual Communications
  • Lab Assistant - Photography Lab Technician
  • student centered teaching organization
  • building communities of engaged learners
  • beautiful mountain location
  • Laboratory and Research
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: High School
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Analyst / Staff
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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