Technician, Biosciences and Chemistry

Sheffield, United Kingdom
Grade 5 - £22,659 to £26,243 per annum, dependent on experience (fixed term until 01/11/19)
06 Dec 2018
End of advertisement period
06 Jan 2019
Academic Discipline
Physical Sciences, Chemistry
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Health And Wellbeing

Professional & Business Support

Grade 5 - £22,659 to £26,243 per annum, dependent on experience (fixed term until 01/11/19)

The Biosciences and Chemistry technical team in the Faculty of Health and Wellbeing supports a wide range of practical teaching and support for research projects. The team’s main duties include preparation of materials for under- and post-graduate practical classes, troubleshooting practical issues as they arise, demonstrating instrumentation and techniques, developing future practical classes in collaboration with academic colleagues, providing cross-team support for project students and maintenance of the site's infrastructure and logistical arrangements.

We are appointing a technician for the team who will be directly involved in practical delivery and support of the laboratory based activities, mainly but not exclusively, in the area of chemistry/analytical chemistry. The post will be responsible for providing and continuously improving all aspects of the under-graduate and post-graduate teaching program, working closely with other technical staff to achieve this.

You will have experience of a range of techniques in chemistry including inorganic, organic and physical chemistry, analytical chemistry. The post holder will have, or will be able to develop, a range of skills to allow them to work in other areas of the Biosciences and Chemistry practical delivery e.g. Biochemistry.

You should be highly motivated with a professional work ethic and the ability to work independently and as part of a team; they should be confident and meticulous in their work and be able to work across team boundaries to ensure customer focussed results.

Sheffield Hallam welcomes applications from all candidates irrespective of age, pregnancy and maternity, disability, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, religion or belief, or marital or civil partnership status.

We particularly welcome applicants from underrepresented groups

For non-EU applicants, we won't be able to provide a certificate of sponsorship / visa for this job.

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Contact Person : Kay Simmonite
Contact Number : 0114 225 6103
Date Advertised : 05-Dec-2018
Closing Date : 06-Jan-2019
Location : City Campus
Employment Type : Fixed Term - Full Time