Laboratory Manager

Canberra, Australia
15 May 2019
End of advertisement period
14 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Classification: ANU Officer 8 (Technical/Draughting/Illustrating)
Salary package: $97,812 to $104,717 per annum plus 17% superannuation
Terms: Full time, Continuing

  • Join a dynamic team supporting research and teaching in a growing College
  • Engage with leading researchers across a wide variety of disciplines
  • Enjoy working in one of Australia's leading research and teaching universities

College and School overview

The ANU College of Engineering and Computer Science (CECS) is dedicated to contributing to The Australian National University’s reputation for excellence in research and research-led education, bringing together expertise across a range of areas to reimagine the role of engineering and computing for future generations. CECS is a diverse and vibrant community dedicated to discovery and to making knowledge matter. Our academics and students are engaged in ground-breaking, cutting-edge research, in exciting areas such as renewable energy, robotics, telecommunications, biomaterials, human-machine interaction, and artificial intelligence.

The Research School of Electrical, Energy and Materials Engineering (RSEEME) is a close-knit community that prides ourselves on solving “wicked problems” in collaboration with the best minds in the world from across a broad range of disciplines. The Technical Services Team supports the College, Schools and Institutes in the successful delivery of their objectives by partnering and collaborating with academic staff, students and external partners, through embracing diversity of ideas to coming up with innovative solutions.

Position overview

This position is a continuing appointment to contribute to the safe and reliable functioning of our research laboratories and to enable existing and future research projects. Applications are particularly invited from people whose expertise is in the area of laboratory operations and best practice across many research disciplines with chemical and optical systems of particular interest.  We welcome and develop diversity of backgrounds, experiences and ideas and encourage applications from all individuals with relevant experience.

For further information please contact the Neil Kaines, Technical Services Manager,

T: (02) 6125 5682 or


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Application information

Applicants must apply online via the ANU recruitment portal and should upload the following separate documents:

  • A detailed curriculum vitae including 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.
  • A statement addressing each of the selection criteria in turn.
  • Other supporting 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 Australia