Teaching and Research Technician

University of Leeds
December 04, 2022
Offerd Salary:£28,762 to £34,308
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Teaching and Research Technician

Are you an experienced laboratory technician with a background in Chemical Engineering? Are you looking for a new and exciting challenge as part of one of the leading universities in the country? Do you want to make a difference to world class teaching and research activities and help deliver an excellent learning experience for our students?

We are looking for an enthusiastic, professional and proactive individual to join our team; working closely with technicians, students and academic staff to support teaching, research and general activities within the Chemical Engineering laboratories.

Holding a BTEC/HNC or higher in a Chemical Engineering or Chemistry discipline (or equivalent relevant experience), you will have proven experience of working in a research or teaching laboratory environment. In addition, you will have practical experience on instrumentation associated with Process Engineering including data acquisition and a good working knowledge of laboratory equipment including distillation columns, cooling towers, viscosity baths, fluidised beds, chemical reactors and oscilloscopes.

What we offer in return

  • 26 days holiday plus approx.16 Bank Holidays/days that the University is closed by custom (including Christmas) – That's 42 days a year!
  • Generous pension scheme options plus life assurance.
  • Health and Wellbeing: Discounted staff membership options at The Edge, our state-of-the-art Campus gym, with a pool, sauna, climbing wall, cycle circuit, and sports halls.
  • Personal Development: Access to courses run by our Organisational Development & Professional Learning team, and self-development courses including languages, Creative Writing, Wellbeing Therapies and much more.
  • Access to on-site childcare, shopping discounts and travel schemes are also available.
  • And much more!

    To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact:

    Sarah Myers, Technical Services Manager

    Tel: +44 (0)113 343 8191 or email: [email protected]

    Location: Leeds - Main Campus

    Faculty/Service: Faculty of Engineering & Physical Sciences School/Institute: School of Chemical & Process Engineering Category: Technical Support Grade: Grade 6 Salary: £28,762 to £34,308 p.a. Working Time: 35 hours per week Post Type: Full Time Contract Type: Ongoing Release Date: Friday 18 November 2022 Closing Date: Sunday 04 December 2022 Interview Date: To be confirmed Reference: EPSPE1078 Downloads: Candidate Brief

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