Laboratory Technician

Canberra, Australia
11 Jun 2019
End of advertisement period
30 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Classification: ANU Officer 2/3 (Technical)
Salary package: $52,455 - $62,931 per annum plus 17% superannuation
Terms: Full time, Fixed term (18 months)

Position overview

ANU has an international reputation for research and education relevant to the health and well-being of the population of Australia, as well as that of the developing world. This is achieved through discovery research, applied research in health service settings, research-led teaching in health and medical sciences, and the translation of research findings into practice and policy. The ANU College of Health and Medicine comprises the Research School of Psychology, the ANU Medical School, the John Curtin School of Medical Research and the Research School of Population Health. These schools work together to deliver world-class research and education across the spectrum of medicine and health-related fields, working in partnership with the health sector at local, national and international levels.  

Working within the Australian Phenomonics Facility under the broad direction of the Scientific Services Manager and directly with the Technical Services Coordinator and the IVF and Cryopreservation Coordinator, this position will ensure the School’s animal facility provides cryopreservation, assisted reproductive and genetic modification services to the highest standard. The successful applicant will be part of a dynamic team and be responsible for maintaining laboratories to a surgical standard. We are looking for applicants who enjoy working in a team environment, have a willingness to assist colleagues perform technically challenging techniques. The successful applicant will have excellent organisational skills and the ability to record data accurately.

The Australian National University is a world-leading institution and provides a range of lifestyle, financial and non-financial rewards and programs to support staff in maintaining a healthy work/life balance whilst encouraging success in reaching their full career potential. For more information, please click here.

For further information please contact Holly Burke, E: or T: (02) 6125 9433

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Application information

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

  • A statement addressing the selection criteria, and
  • A current curriculum vitae (CV).

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.