Optical Specialist / Senior Optical Specialist
7 days left
- AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL UNIVERSITY (ANU)
- Canberra, Australia
- $86,960 - $114,700 per annum, plus 17% superannuation
- 02 Mar 2023
- End of advertisement period
- 05 Apr 2023
- Contract Type
- Fixed Term, Permanent
- Full Time
Classification: ANU Officer Grade 6/7 or ANU Officer 8 (Specialist)
Salary package: $86,960 - $114,700 per annum, plus 17% superannuation
Terms: Full-time, Continuing (Contingent Funded) (up to 4 years)
Position description & Selection Criteria: PD and PEWER - Optical Specialist ANU 6.7 and 8.pdf
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- Flexible working arrangements including hybrid arrangements working both on our beautiful, green campus and working remotely,
- Generous paid parental leave entitlements of up to 32 weeks. We are one of the leading employers in Australia for parental leave entitlements,
- Designated parent rooms, quiet spaces and childcare facilities on campus,
- Career support, training, mentoring & upskilling opportunities.
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The Optical / Senior Optical Specialist will report to the Optical Discipline Supervisor and will undertake optical research and development activities within the optics discipline team environment and will provide specialist technical support to RSAA research program in the area of Optics and is responsible for managing and ensuring that necessary optics standards and technical facilities requirements are met for assigned projects.
We are looking for qualified (a University degree or progress towards postgraduate qualifications in Optics or related discipline) Optical Specialist with experience in management of optical design, manufacturing, integration, testing and delivery, and with familiarity with the application and use of optical metrology equipment. A strong team player with excellent interpersonal skills and the capacity to quickly develop productive, professional relationships with colleagues and stakeholders. Highly developed organisational skills and effective self-management are key.
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For more information about the position please contact Israel Vaughn on T: +61 2 6125 6084 E: Israel.Vaughn@anu.edu.au.
To be considered for this position, please upload the following documents:
- A current curriculum vitae (CV), and
- No more than a two page summary addressing your suitability against the selection criteria.
The committee will consider candidates that do not meet one or more aspects of the selection criteria.
If you require adjustments to participate in any of the above assessments, please contact our HR team at E: firstname.lastname@example.org or T: +61 2 6125 9371. Any adjustment request or the disclosure of disability will not be communicated to the selection committee without the candidates consent and it will not having any bearing on hiring decisions.
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The successful candidate will be required to undergo a background check during the recruitment process. An offer of employment is conditional on satisfactory results.
Closing date : 05 April 2023.