UNIVERSITY COLLEGE DUBLIN (UCD)

Technical Officer, Research and Teaching Support

Location
Dublin, Leinster (IE)
Salary
€40,415 - €53,515 per annum
Posted
11 Aug 2022
End of advertisement period
25 Aug 2022
Ref
014911
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Veterinary Science
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Applications are invited for a Permanent post of a Technical Officer - Research and Teaching Support within UCD School of Veterinary Medicine / Herd Health and Animal Husbandry

The role of the Technical Officer is to provide technical, administrative and training support to the Herd Health and Animal Husbandry Section in the UCD School of Veterinary Medicine. S/he will provide research and teaching supports to the section.

Research support will be in the areas of reproductive biology including hormone / metabolite analyses; Nutrition and herd health including feed analyses, herd health data entry and analyses.

Teaching support will be in the areas of laboratory and animal based practicals (eg nutrition and reproduction), and computer based expertise (eg computer support for both online and conventional teaching formats).

The successful candidate will be expected to take a lead role in technical support in these activities. Candidates will have training, qualifications and experience relevant to endocrinology (hormone and metabolite analyses) The candidate should be able to demonstrate good initiative, a strong work ethic, high quality technical skills and excellent oral and written communication skills.

Salary: 95 Technical Officer\2013 (7915) €40,415 - €53,515 per annum

Appointment will be made on scale and in accordance with the Department of Finance guidelines.

Closing date: 17:00hrs (local Irish time) on 25th August 2022

Applications must be submitted by the closing date and time specified. Any applications which are still in progress at the closing time of 17:00hrs (Local Irish Time) on the specified closing date will be cancelled automatically by the system. UCD are unable to accept late applications. UCD do not require assistance from Recruitment Agencies. Any CV's submitted by Recruitment Agencies will be returned.

Prior to application, further information (including application procedure) should be obtained from the Work at UCD website: https://www.ucd.ie/workatucd/jobs/.