Revision Date: August 2005
Classification: Senior Glassblower
Hay Point Range: 389 - 418
CHARACTER OF THE JOB
The Senior Glassblower, working under General Direction, is responsible for the smooth operation of the Glass Shop including: establishing priorities and maintaining stock and equipment.
In addition, positions at this level will provide specialist services to the University through the implementation of a highly skilled craft technology.
The work involves contact with academics, technicians and graduate students.
The Senior Glassblower is expected independently to plan and organize the daily work and most functions of the shop, however, general supervision is available in administrative matters.
CHARACTERISTIC DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
The minimum qualifications necessary for acceptable (satisfactory) job performance are:
Level of Formal Education
Training equivalent to journeyman craft status plus five years directly-related scientific glassblowing experience.
An acceptable equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.
Skills and Abilities
Capable of performing the duties as assigned.
This class specification is intended to illustrate the characteristics of this classification level and should not be interpreted as a description of any one individual position within this classification level.