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When we have job opportunities available we will post them here as well as on the UW Job Center's website.

Currently Available Positions:

Student Shop Technician

Individuals that enjoy working in a hands-on work environment and have experience in the use of machine shop equipment (including lathes, mills, hand tools and power tools). Applicants must also be capable of performing physical labor and have general computer skills, Microsoft Office, CAD/CAM experience is helpful. Would like to find people that are looking for a position that would be available to them for their years here at the UW. We are looking for people to work fall and the spring semesters (mornings preferred). Full time summer employment may also be available. Applicant must be a UW-Madison full-time student enrolled in the current semester.

Responsibilities include:

  • Working in the CoE Student Shop and Tool Crib.
  • Checking out tools and equipment
  • Working with students in the shop on various projects
  • Maintenance of shop machines and equipment, moving of equipment and material along with other miscellaneous tasks.

Available hours per week:

Minimum of 10 hours, maximum of 25

Semester hours are 8am to 9pm Monday - Thursday, Friday 8am - 4pm. During the last few weeks of the semester hours are Monday - Thursday 8am - 10pm, Friday 8am - 4pm, and some Saturdays 9am - 4pm.

Hourly Wage:

$10.00 - $12.00 (depending on experience)

How to apply:

Send a cover letter and resume to Larry Wheeler (, fax it to (608) 261-1111, or drop off the information at the CoE Student Shop Rm B1086 1550 Engineering Dr Madison, WI 53706