UNIVERSITY OF SURREY

Senior Psychology Technician

Location
Guildford, United Kingdom
Salary
£27,025 to £28,660
Posted
20 Nov 2018
End of advertisement period
11 Dec 2018
Ref
091718
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Psychology
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

FHMS Central Faculty Admin

Location:      Guildford
Salary:      £27,025 to £28,660
Post Type:      Full Time
Closing Date:      Tuesday 11 December 2018

The Faculty of Health & Medical Sciences are looking to recruit a Technician to support a wide range of teaching and research activities within the School of Psychology.

Working closely with key academics, as part of a small technical team; this position will provide practical, hands-on support in the design and manufacture/assembly of novel materials within the school as well as routine training and maintenance of existing equipment.

Candidates for this post are expected to have some familiarity with mechanical/electronic engineering, experience with software/hardware interactivity, a pragmatic and practical approach and a broad technical skillset.

The primary focus of this job role is the safe, effective running of the psychology laboratories. This will involve training staff/students users in the use of specialist equipment (Tobii Eye-trackers, BioPac wearable devices, A/V recording equipment, etc), controlling access to the lab spaces, maintaining equipment and exploring new hardware/software solutions in support of academic endeavours.

Adhering to current health and safety legislation and best practice at all times, you will be well-organised, proactive and diligent. You will also be a good communicator and prepared to work flexibly. An understanding of GDPR and experience of working with confidential/sensitive data and/or disquieting materials would be desirable for this role.

For further information, please see the below job description or for an informal discussion, please contact:

Clifford Pemberton (C.Pemberton@surrey.ac.uk) – Technical Services Manager (School of Psychology).

For more information and to apply online, please download the further details and click on the 'apply online' button above.

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