Southwestern Illinois College is accepting applications for the SWIC Educational Employee part-time position of Physical Science Lab Technician within the Math & Sciences Division.


In accordance with the Mission and Values of Southwestern Illinois College, this is a technical support position responsible for the performance of laboratory tasks such as preparation of laboratory supplies, solutions and equipment for experiments and the care of laboratory equipment and supplies. Employees in this class initially receive specific written or oral instructions and direct supervision in the performance of newly assigned tasks, but the degree of supervision lessens as the work becomes more familiar. Work is reviewed by the department head through inspections and by observation of results obtained. This position requires close coordination with the physical science department head and faculty. Work station is at the Belleville Campus, but may on occasion involve preparing materials for chemistry classes at Granite City and Red Bud Campuses.


  1. Bachelor's degree in Chemistry is required.
  2. One (1) year experience in laboratory or related work is required.
  3. Additional education, training or lab experience is preferred.
  4. Available to work 20 to 28 hours each week, including evenings.


$19.79 per hour, 28 hours per week

Work Location

Belleville Campus

Application Deadline

This position will remain open until filled.

Application Procedure

Respond with SWIC application, cover letter, current resume, college transcripts and a list of three references. The SWIC application is available on our website and at the Belleville Campus Human Resources Office (Information Sciences Building, Room 2080). Send application materials to:

Human Resources Office
Southwestern Illinois College
2500 Carlyle Avenue
Belleville, IL 62221

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