Experimental Officer, Surrey Ion Beam Centre

Guildford, United Kingdom
£32,236 to £39,609 per annum plus benefits
02 Nov 2018
End of advertisement period
18 Nov 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Department of Electrical & Electronic Engineering

Location:      Guildford
Salary:      £32,236 to £39,609 per annum plus benefits
Post Type:      Full Time
Closing Date:      Sunday 18 November 2018
Interview Date:      To be confirmed

The post supports the operation and development of the accelerators housed in the Surrey Ion Beam Centre. This will involve providing systems engineering support to maintain the operation and running of the accelerators. To support the work of the Ion Beam Centre the candidate will have a high standard of skills and good practical experience in a number of the following: electronics, instrumentation, vacuum and clean room operation. The candidate must be able to work effectively with research teams and other technical staff within the group but also independently.

You will hold HND or degree level or equivalent (in electronics, instrumentation, chemical or mechanical engineering), with several years relevant work experience or have broad vocational experience, acquired through a combination of job-related vocational training and considerable on-the-job experience, demonstrating progressive development through more demanding relevant work/roles.

This is a permanent position within the Department.

Informal enquiries should be addressed to Prof. Roger Webb, Director of the Surrey Ion Beam Centre, by e-mail:

The University of Surrey is amongst the highest achieving universities in the United Kingdom, having been awarded the Times/Sunday Times University of the Year Award for 2016. We are ranked in the top 10 in the Guardian University Guide 2018.

In addition to your salary you will receive a generous annual leave entitlement, pension provision and excellent development opportunities. Our benefits package also includes an exclusive discounted membership package to the Surrey Sports Park and an on-site Nursery.

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