Research Officer (Monash Proteomics & Metabolomics Platform)

Monash University
May 23, 2024
Offerd Salary:$90,773 - $97,979
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Research Officer (Monash Proteomics & Metabolomics Platform)

Job No.: 664323

Location: Clayton campus

Employment Type: Full-time

Duration: 12-month fixed-term appointment

Remuneration: $90,773 - $97,979 pa HEW Level 06 (plus 17% employer superannuation)

  • Amplify your impact at a world top 50 University
  • Join our inclusive, collaborative community
  • Be surrounded by extraordinary ideas - and the people who discover them
  • At Monash, work feels different. There's a sense of belonging, from contributing to something groundbreaking – a place where great things happen.

    We value difference and diversity, and welcome and celebrate everyone's contributions, lived experience and expertise. That's why we champion an inclusive and respectful workplace culture where everyone is supported to succeed.

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    The Opportunity

    We are looking for a talented Research Officer to join the Monash Proteomics & Metabolomics Platform. In this role, you will provide high-quality research services and play a key role in delivering proteomic, metabolomic, and lipidomic experiments. Your responsibilities include sample preparation, equipment maintenance, workflow automation using robotics and liquid handling systems, and implementing innovative sample preparation techniques.

    Key responsibilities include planning, implementing, and coordinating a range of research tasks such as scheduling bookings, administering trials, data analysis, and preparing reports. You'll work closely with MPMP staff and clients to understand research needs and operate efficiently within research protocols and standards.

    Key Selection Criteria:

  • Degree in a relevant field with relevant experience or equivalent training/education
  • Experience working with proteins, lipids, and/or metabolites, including sample preparation and mass spectrometry
  • Proficiency in operating robotics and liquid handling systems
  • Strong analytical, technical, and data analysis skills
  • Excellent organizational and project coordination skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication abilities
  • Experience with advanced technologies and the ability to quickly learn new systems
  • If you are ready to contribute to innovative research in proteomics and metabolomics, apply today!

    Diversity is one of our greatest strengths at Monash. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, culturally and linguistically diverse people, people with disabilities, neurodiverse people, and people of all genders, sexualities, and age groups.

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    Monash avidly supports flexible and hybrid working arrangements. We have a range of policies in place enabling staff to combine work and personal commitments. This includes supporting parents.

    Your employment is contingent upon the satisfactory completion of all pre- employment and/or background checks required for the role, as determined by the University.

    Your application must address the selection criteria. Please refer to 'How to apply for Monash Jobs'.


    Associate Professor Ralf Schittenhelm, Director of Monash Proteomics & Metabolomics Platform, [email protected]

    Position Description

    Research Officer (Monash Proteomics & Metabolomics Platform)

    Closing Date

    Thursday 23 May 2024, 11:55pm AEST

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