Fabrication Technician

Wollongong, Australia
10 Jan 2018
End of advertisement period
06 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time


• Fixed term, full-time appointment (15 months)

Join the Australian National Fabrication Facility (ANFF) which is hosted at the Intelligent Polymer Research Institute (IPRI) located within the state-of-the-art Australian Institute for Innovative Materials (AIIM) at the University of Wollongong’s Innovation Campus.

Utilise your skills as part of a team to develop 3D printed structures using metals, polymers and gels as well as a range of additive fabrication, tools and protocols. Operate a range of commercial and customised additive fabrication and coating systems to produce 3D objects.

Additionally, this position will work closely with the Director and Node Manager of ANFF to liaise with customers, clients and collaborators on the development of appropriate hardware and to provide solutions for application areas across a number of sectors including energy and medical bionics.

You will be prompted to respond to the selection criteria as part of the online application process, based on the position description below. You will be able to save your application at any time and submit at a later date if required, you will only be able to do this before the closing date of the position.

For further information about this position, please contact Professor Gordon Wallace on + 61 2 4221 3127.

The University plan seeks to increase the diversity of the workforce and the representation of women in areas they have been traditionally under-represented. Consistent with this, the University is seeking to increase the representation of women in the academic workforce across science, technology, engineering, mathematics and medical (STEMM) disciplines and encourages suitably qualified candidates to apply.

Primary Location: Australia-New South Wales-Wollongong
Employee Status: Fixed Term
Schedule: Full-time
Closing Date: 06/02/2018, 8:59:00 PM
Salary Details: Level 5: $67,247 - $76,180 + superannuation
Reference Number: 171393
HR Contact: Gordon Wallace
Contact Email: gwallace@uow.edu.au