Technical Services Officer

Canberra, Australia
05 Dec 2018
End of advertisement period
16 Jan 2019
Academic Discipline
Physical Sciences, Chemistry
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Classification: ANU Officer 4/5 (Technical)
Salary package:  $63,301 - $76,611 per annum plus 17% superannuation Terms: Full time, Fixed Term (12 months)

Position overview

The ANU College of Science (CoS) comprises: the Research School of Astronomy and Astrophysics, the Research School of Biology, the Research School of Chemistry, the Research School of Earth Science, the Fenner School of Environment and Society, the Mathematical Sciences Institute, the Research School of Physics and Engineering, and the Centre for the Public Awareness of Science. Staff and students within the ANU College of Science conduct research and delivers a research-led education program that encompasses the entire breadth of the sciences, supported by extensive international networks and by world-class facilities.  

The Technical Officer will work under general direction of the Work Health and Safety Manager to support the chemical management of the Research School of Chemistry. The successful candidate will have an honours degree in Chemistry or equivalent qualification and practical relevant experience. 

For enquiries please contact Torsten Schwich on

P: 0404 823 154 or


Closing date: 16 January 2019

Position description: Technical Officer_RSC_ANUO45_PD.pdf

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Application information

In order to apply for this role please make sure that you upload the following documents:

  • A statement addressing the selection criteria.
  • A current curriculum vitae (CV) which includes the names and contact details of at least three referees (preferably including a current or previous supervisor). If your CV does not include referees you can complete these online when prompted in the application form.
  • Other documents, if required.

Applications which do not address the selection criteria may not be considered for the position.

Please note: The successful applicant must have rights to live and work in this country.