Student Assistant II – Department of Chemistry

Classification: Student Assistant II
Employee Group: PSAC
Job Title: Laboratory Demonstrator
Department: Department of Chemistry
Wage: $11.92
Hours of Work: 3 to 4 hours per week for a total maximum of 36 hours per appointment
Start Date: September 9, 2019
Number of Positions Available: 5-6
Length of Appointment: to December 4, 2019
Date Issued: August 13, 2019


Assist with 18:160 (General Chemistry I) laboratory demonstrations and setup of experiments, guide students in their lab experiments and other related duties as assigned.


  • Current Brandon University student
  • Students majoring or minoring in Chemistry preferred
  • Experience as a laboratory demonstrator (lab assistant) or report marker in the Faculty of Science would be an asset
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to help students with enthusiasm
  • Reliable and punctual

Please send your cover letter and resume to Dr. Mengistu, Department of Chemistry, Brandon University at

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