Technician

Recruiter
Nottingham Trent University
Location
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Salary
£18,777 - £21,585
Posted
13 Sep 2017
Closes
18 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Title: Technician

Post No: S4061

College: College of Science and Technology

School: School of Science and Technology

Grade: See Special Conditions (50:50)

Campus: Clifton Campus

Special Conditions:

This post is offered on either salary Grade D (£18,777 - £21,585) or Grade E (£21,585 - £23,557 per annum) dependent upon the criteria as set out in the attached Job Descriptions and Person Specifications.

We are looking for a technician to assist with the provision of high quality teaching and research within our School. You will have the opportunity to gain experience and training in a wide variety of chemistry and biology based subjects. Initially emphasis will be on techniques such as HPLC, Spectrophotometry, Molecular Biology & Aseptic Techniques. Duties will include assisting other technicians in the provision of services to teaching and research laboratories, general cleaning and maintenance of laboratory equipment and helping with stock control. You will possess a good standard of general education with at least three years' relevant experience, ideally in a HE environment, and be qualified to NVQ 3, ONC/OND, B/Tec certificate or equivalent in a relevant subject

The School of Science and Technology at NTU is one of the most innovative in the UK. We currently possess state of the art facilities in bioscience, chemistry, computing, physics, forensics, sport science, and technology, with further significant strategic investment in our new Engineering department. We pride ourselves on our strong multi-disciplinary ethos and deliver excellent taught courses at undergraduate, MRes and MSc level. We engage in cutting edge research in bioscience, chemistry, computing, engineering, maths, physics and sport science, attracting substantial external funding to underpin our research programmes and PhD supervision. We are committed to delivering outstanding teaching and world-leading research, that changes lives and society. If you are ambitious to shape the future, and contribute to our mission, come join our exciting team of enthusiastic staff and students.

You will join us during a very exciting time as we further enhance our teaching facilities with our new Science and Engineering buildings due on line August 2017 and early 2019. The Clifton Campus is also undergoing an extensive regeneration program, which will offer further outstanding student and staff facilities.

There is a requirement for the postholder to work outside normal office hours dependent on the needs of the business.

Closing date - Sun 17th September

Interview date - Mon 2nd October

Please note this role does not meet the UK Border Agency requirements for sponsorship. Nottingham Trent University is unable to apply for sponsorship for any applicant not eligible to work in the UK and therefore we cannot progress applications from candidates who require sponsorship under the Points Based Immigration System.

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CVs will only be accepted when submitted with a fully completed application form.

We are actively implementing equality of opportunity policies and seek people who share our commitment.