LABORATORY TECHNICIAN

7 days left

Location
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Salary
£20,989 - £22,876 per annum pro rata
Posted
11 Jul 2018
Closes
23 Jul 2018
Ref
RA002684
Contract Type
Contract

CENTRE FOR RESEARCH INTO ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY

UNIVERSITY CENTRE SHREWSBURY

LABORATORY TECHNICIAN

18.25 HOURS PER WEEK
£20,989 - £22,876 PER ANNUM PRO RATA
FIXED TERM UNTIL 20/12/2019

This role, working 2.5 days per week, is required following the University’s
successful application for European Regional Development Funding (ERDF) to support the development of a Centre for Research into Environmental Science and Technology (CREST) in partnership with Reaseheath College.

The primary purpose of this role is to work as part of a team, supporting those aspects of CREST project and work of the Department of Geography and International Development that are delivered in the mapping and analytical laboratories. The post holder will provide technical support and guidance for commercial businesses and CREST research staff using the laboratory facilities. This will include the set up and maintenance of laboratory and fieldwork equipment, the preparation of samples and resources for laboratory based research and support with Geographical Information Systems (GIS).

You will have a strong record of previous laboratory work involved in research either commercial and/or academic. You will also have experience of successfully managing project resources, and be able to demonstrate excellent interpersonal and communication skills. It is desirable for you to have project experience in a higher education environment and experience or knowledge of environmental science.

This post has been part-funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) and is subject to a project change request approval.

For an informal discussion regarding this post please contact Jane Bevan, (+44 (0) 1244 512189; j.bevan@chester.ac.uk)

Candidates may downliads further details and complete an application form from our website: Click Apply quoting reference number RA002684

Closing Date: Monday 23rd July 2018

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