Faculty of Science & Engineering
Anglia Ruskin is a vibrant workplace and our University is gaining prominence
both nationally and internationally. We have ambitious plans for the future
and we are determined that our students and staff will realise their full
potential. Our main campuses in the cities of Cambridge, Chelmsford and
Peterborough have been transformed with major capital investment. With an
annual turnover of over £200m, we are a major force for higher education and
one of the largest universities in the East of England.
About the role:
You'll join the School of Life Sciences working with a team of experienced
technicians supporting the teaching and research activities of the School of
Life Sciences. We're a forward-looking and enthusiastic School with a vision
that combines commitment to a strong and active research culture with
excellence in learning and teaching. We offer a wide portfolio of
undergraduate and postgraduate courses in Biomedical Sciences, Forensic
Science, Crime and Investigative Studies, Zoology, Animal Behaviour and Marine
We are seeking a highly motivated and experienced ecology/zoology technician
with extensive genetics experience to support the academic staff in the
delivery of animal and environmental biology and DNA methodology related
practical classes. You'll also have the opportunity to contribute to our
research culture, working with colleagues in one or more of our research
groups, subject to your workload.
With a degree or part qualified in a relevant professional qualification, you
will be familiar with laboratory practices and have knowledge of relevant
health and safety issues. You will be well organised, accurate and reliable,
with good IT skills.
For further information please contact Dr Julia MacKenzie, Senior Technical
Officer at Julia.Mackenzie@aru.ac.uk
Find out more about working with us.
We offer an extensive range of benefits including a generous holiday
entitlement, occupational pension schemes, training and development
opportunities, travel to work scheme and a competitive relocation package.
Visit our benefits page for full details.
We value diversity at ARU and welcome applications from all sections of the
community. Committed to being inclusive and open to discuss flexible
We have a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and
work in the UK.
For a list of key requirements, please download the Job Description and Person
Specification above. To apply for this role please demonstrate how your skills
and experience match the criteria in the person specification.