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Chemistry and Biochemistry


We are now accepting applications for Chemistry Stockroom student assistants for the fall 2020 semester. Apply today!

Please send all documents listed below to in one email. 
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Job Description:
The Chemistry Stockroom Student Assistant role is to assist the Stockroom Technicians by performing duties that may include:
  • Organizing, packing, and labeling equipment and glassware
  • Loading, unloading, or stacking materials, boxes, or containers
  • Assisting with disassembly and reassembly of equipment as well as using hand or power tools
  • Preparing chemical solutions
  • Preparing and trouble-shooting equipment for laboratory use
  • Cleaning glassware, equipment, and the stockroom
  • Sanitizing stockroom and instructional areas
  • Cleaning and setting-up lab rooms
  • Assisting with checkout of lab equipment to students and faculty
  • Using mathematical and scientific equations when appropriate for laboratory settings
Minimum Qualifications:
  • Must be a student at CSU, Chico enrolled in a minimum of 6 units. Hours will be assigned according to availability and stockroom needs.
  • Completion of Chem 107, 108, or 111 with a B- or better. Or current enrollment in Chem 107, 108, or 111 with an expected grade of B- or better.
  • Please send all documents to in one email. Do not send multiple emails. You will be submitting 4 document or 5 if you are a work-study student.
  • Failure to submit all the required documents and follow the instructions will disqualify your application from consideration.
How to Apply:
  • Resume including all application proficiency or experience
  • Spring class schedule and times available to work Monday-Friday between 7am-5pm
  • Unofficial Transcripts
  • Work Study award printed from your financial aid Portal account (applicable only to those with work study)
  • Supplemental Questionnaire (screenshot is ok)
If you have questions about the application process please email
**Please do not call or contact the department to check on the status of your application once you’ve submitted it. We hope to notify those accepted no later than the end of June 2020.**
Upon selection, you will be required to attend a brief stockroom orientation which will be offered the week before classes begin in the fall.
“The person holding this position may be considered a ‘mandated reporter’ under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.”
The University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against persons on the basis of race, religion, color, ancestry, age, disability, genetic information, gender, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, medical condition, National origin, sex, sexual orientation, covered veteran status, or any other protected status.
Compliance training completion (approx. 4 hours of work time) is required of this position within the first 30 days of work. Student employees not meeting this requirement may be released from employment.