Teaching/General Laboratory Technician

University of Cambridge

United Kingdom

October 3, 2021

Description

Teaching/General Laboratory Technician

This important role within the Department of Chemistry has responsibility for keeping the Department's five lecture theatres and five meeting rooms running smoothly, including ensuring all the equipment is working correctly, and when able, providing general assistance in a teaching laboratory. Also playing an active part in the exam process annually.

Duties include setting up all aspects of the lecture theatres and meeting rooms, managing the booking and scheduling of lectures and meetings, setting up and making sure the audio-visual is working in the theatres and rooms, assisting with demonstrations, providing lecture handouts, video capturing lectures using Panopto and collaborating with the Teaching Office.

Saturday morning working is required during term time.

With a science related BTEC or equivalent, the successful candidate will be able to think clearly and quickly when working under pressure, use their own initiative, have good communication skills, have excellent computer skills and have the ability to deal with a wide range of people at all levels. Experience in using audio-visual equipment and/or Panopto would be beneficial, as would experience of working in a chemical laboratory, although training will be provided.

Click the 'Apply' button below to register an account with our recruitment system (if you have not already) and apply online.

For informal queries please contact Emma Graham ejg49@cam.ac.uk, 01223 763188

Please quote reference MA28116 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

The Department holds an Athena SWAN silver award for women in Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, and Medicine.

The University actively supports equality, diversity and inclusion and encourages applications from all sections of society.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

Further information
  • Further information
  • Department/Location

    Yusuf Hamied Department of Chemistry

    Salary

    £20,600-£23,487

    Reference

    MA28116

    Category

    Assistant staff

    Published

    10 September 2021

    Closing date

    3 October 2021