There are several resources for employment on campus as well as external fire protection jobs:
No open positions at this time.
Lab Manager, ETIII (position # 2210845, Non-Tenured)
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The ETIII, under general supervision, provides technical engineering support to the Fire Protection Engineering laboratories across a range of programs, including academic; research; and service (FireTEC). The incumbent thinks creatively to devise ways to accomplish laboratory objectives and meet the laboratory goals. The ETIII leads and supervises students and student employees in the laboratories, and works collaboratively with faculty researchers, post-doctoral fellows and research assistants across a variety of problems including, but not limited to, fire dynamics, material flammability, fire suppression, etc.. The incumbent also interfaces with clients in service related projects to provide technical and reporting deliverables for standard and customized fire tests.
Associates Degree in STEM-related field AND three (3) years experience in related work
Bachelor’s degree in a STEM-related field and one (1) year experience in related work
Follow this link (https://ejobs.umd.edu/postings/94658) to submit your resume today!
The University of Maryland, College Park, actively subscribes to a policy of equal employment opportunity, and will not discriminate against any employee or applicant because of race, age, sex, color, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, religion, ancestry or national origin, marital status, genetic information, or political affiliation. Minorities and women are particularly encouraged to apply.
The Engineering Career Services helps students find co-op, internship, and summer engineering positions. The office provides resume critiques, campus interviews, career fairs, and job search workshops for students. Students participating in co-op and/or internship programs gain professional work experience, earn a competitive salary, make invaluable networking contacts, integrate classroom theory into practice, and confirm their career choices. In conjunction with the campus Career Center, Engineering Career Services also assist students in finding post-graduate positions. Alumni of the Fire Protection Engineering Department are encouraged to also visit the Job Listings section to find postings for 'experienced' position announcements as they move forward in their careers.
Engineering Career Services
1131 Glenn L. Martin Hall
Hours: 8:30am - 4:30pm, Monday - Friday