Research Associate in Engineering/Science, Level ARAS

Location
Mawson Lakes, Australia
Posted
11 Feb 2019
End of advertisement period
10 Mar 2019
Ref
RCH_1625_R_E
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time
  • Based in the Future Industries Institute located at Mawson Lakes campus
  • Full-time, fixed term contract to 16 August 2019
  • Salary range: $85,680 - $91,969 per annum (plus super)

About the Job

The Research Associate will conduct high-quality research in the area of additively manufactured titanium. You will design and execute experiments including heat treatment, sample preparation and electron microscopy as well as contributing to the development of x-ray diffraction capability with the Future Industries Institute.

Skills and Experience

To be successful, you will have a PhD in Engineering or Science (Metallurgy, Material Science, Mechanical) along with demonstrated skills and experience in x-ray diffraction and/or electron microscopy. You will also have evidence of high quality research output commensurate with the length of your research career and published and presented in appropriate forums. Your high level problem solving, communication and interpersonal skills are essential in this role.

A University of Enterprise

The University of South Australia (UniSA) is an innovative, outward-looking institution known for its strong and engaged research and its experientially-based teaching and learning that is conducted in close collaboration with business, industry, government and the professions.

In recent years, we have maintained a strong upward trajectory across a number of key indicators and are ranked among the world’s top 50 young institutions. We are committed to international education activities and alumni, graduates who are equipped to meet the demands and expectations of the worldwide workforce, a culturally diverse staff and increasing student mobility.

Benefits on Offer

At UniSA, we seek to enrich people’s lives through the creation and application of knowledge. Our staff love to be a part of an organisational culture that promotes a strong commitment to educating professionals, sharing knowledge, and engaging with our communities.

We offer a competitive remuneration package and we have a family friendly approach to ensure you enjoy a healthy work/life balance.

Lodging your Application

For a copy of the position description and to apply, please visit https://workingatunisa.nga.net.au/. Please refer to the online application form which will indicate which selection criteria you need to address.  Please address your cover letter for the role to Julie Bennett, Senior Recruitment Consultant.  For further information about the position or the recruitment process, you can contact the UniSA Recruitment Central Team on +618 8302 1700 or via email to recruitment@unisa.edu.au using job reference number #1625.

Applications close: 11:30 pm Sunday 10 March 2019

Applications welcomed from Australian or NZ citizens, Australian permanent residents and those who have the legal right to work in Australia for the term of appointment.

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Superannuation

In addition to your salary, the University will make employer superannuation contributions. The amount of superannuation you are entitled to will depend on the nature of your employment. You will also be entitled to annual leave loading, and other beneficial employment conditions. Click here to see more benefits of working for UniSA.

How to apply

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