Position InformationPosition Title Research Analyst
Who We Are
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BCIT's School of Construction and the Environment is seeking a temporary, full-time (1.0 FTE) Research Analyst. The Building Science Centre of Excellence (BSCE) aims to establish a regional education and research capacity in Building Science and Building Engineering, advance the state of practice for the building construction industry, and become a recognized knowledge-based node in the global network of building science experts. The Research Analyst will assist with challenging strategic and industry-initiated research projects.
Duties & Responsibilities
The successful applicant will support the experimental and numerical building science research projects the BSCE Director is leading. The successful applicant will be responsible for the daily operation of the Building Envelope Test Facility, the Building Science Material and Instrumentation Lab, the Whole Building Performance Research Lab, and an Environmental Chamber, and supports students teaching and research activities in the laboratories. Moreover, the successful candidate will contribute to numerical and Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) analysis, building performance optimization, and machine language application to building science. The successful applicant will assist the Director with the preparation of research publications, grant applications, and contract proposals. The successful applicant is expected to work in a colloquial manner with other BSCE research team members.
Benefits – Why you'd love working with us
BCIT values diverse experiences, ideas, cultures and perspectives and is committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive workplace. As an equal opportunity employer, we encourage applications from members of all groups experiencing barriers to equity. If you require accessibility accommodations during any part of the application or hiring process, please contact [email protected]so we can best support you. Please note that all applications must be submitted via the careers page portal, email applications will not be accepted.
The British Columbia Institute of Technology acknowledges that our campuses are located on the unceded traditional territories of the Coast Salish Nations of xwməθkwəy̓əm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish), and səl̓ilwətaɁɬ (Tsleil-Waututh).
Salary Range Salary Range: $63,150 - $110,238 per annum. Additional Salary Information
Salary prorated based on percentage and term of appointment. Salary based on education, experience and placement criteria as outlined in the Collective Agreement.
Position DetailsPosting Category Faculty
School/Service Area SOCE Building and Design -Tech Campus Location Burnaby campus Bargaining Unit BCIT Faculty and Staff Association (FSA) Job Status Temporary Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time Number of Vacancies 1 Anticipated Start Date 09/05/2023 Anticipated End Date 06/30/2025
Competition InformationCompetition Number 23FSA325
Competition Open Date 07/05/2023 Competition Close Date Open Until Filled? Yes Quicklink for Posting https: // careers.bcit.ca/postings/7333Supplemental Questions
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