CUNY College Laboratory Technician (Specialty in Music & Audio Equipment) in Bronx, New York


Performs highly-skilled laboratory functions and other technical duties in support of coursework.

  • Sets up, maintains, and organizes student laboratories

  • Assists students with setting up experiments and other learning exercises, and with the use of equipment and materials

  • Maintains appropriate safety and hygiene standards

  • Maintains required documentation related to laboratory activities

  • Manages equipment and materials inventories.

Job Title Name: College Laboratory Technician


College Laboratory Technician




The Department of Music, Multimedia, Theatre, and Dance in the School of Arts and Humanities at Lehman College is a vibrant performing arts department focused on training creative artists of the future. Sixteen full-time faculty teach in areas that include all areas of performing arts theory and practice, with a new emphasis on multimedia and digital applications. The department seeks technical support and oversight for its inventory of musical equipment, including instruments (acoustic and electronic) as well as instructional support equipment. The technician will support students and faculty in their use of digital audio workstations and classroom technology along with instruments and equipment used in regular rehearsals and performances.

The successful candidate will be expected to:

  • Maintain equipment and assist faculty and students in the multimedia project lab.

  • Manage inventory of instruments and audio equipment.

  • Provide oversight for work-study students and students in courses related to music.

  • Manage set-up and take-down of audio equipment for performances and campus events.

  • Record and photograph departmental events, maintain departmental archive, and prepare files for publicity projects.

  • Assist with departmental publicity initiatives including social media and electronic communications.


High School Diploma with a minimum of four years' related experience. Additional education may be used to meet the experience requirement: an Associate degree may be substituted for two years experience, and a Bachelor's degree may be substituted for four years experience.


Preferred Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Music including experience with audio equipment, digital audio workstations, current audio software and hardware. Some experience with marketing, community outreach, and social media strategies highly desirable.


$48,756 - $60,561; commensurate with education and experience.


CUNY offers a comprehensive benefits package to employees and eligible dependents based on job title and classification. Employees are also offered pension and Tax-Deferred Savings Plans. Part-time employees must meet a weekly or semester work hour criteria to be eligible for health benefits. Health benefits are also extended to retirees who meet the eligibility criteria.


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May 31, 2018


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Job Title: College Laboratory Technician (Specialty in Music & Audio Equipment)

Job ID: 18719

Location: Lehman College

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular