School/department: School of Life Sciences
Hours: part time hours considered up to a maximum of 0.5FTE. Requests for flexible working options will be considered (subject to business need).
Salary: starting at £19,133 to £21,236 per annum (pro rata)
Placed on: 14 August 2019
Closing date: 4 September 2019. Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date.
Expected start date: ASAP
We are seeking to appoint a technician to oversee media preparation, glass washing and other related duties within the School of Life Sciences. The postholder’s duties will include preparation and maintenance of stocks of basic sterile solutions as well as supplies of clean glassware and plastic ware. The post holder will be expected to be an active and flexible member of a team doing similar work throughout the school of Life-Sciences.
Applicants should be able to demonstrate their ability to work as part of a team, must have a commitment to customer service and good communication skills. Experience working in science laboratories or similar would be advantageous.
Informal enquiries to Dr Steve Pearce (Technical Supervisor) e-mail email@example.com
The School of Life Sciences is at the forefront of research in the biological sciences in the UK, coming in the top 10 in the REF 2014.
The School is committed to equality and valuing diversity, and currently holds an Athena SWAN Silver Award. Applications are particularly welcomed from women and black and minority ethnic candidates, who are under-represented in academic posts in science and engineering at Sussex. The School of Life Sciences welcomes applications to academic posts from candidates who wish to work part-time or as job-sharers.
The University offers various schemes to provide real benefits to parents, these can be found at Family Friendly Policies
The University of Sussex values the diversity of its staff and students and we welcome applicants from all backgrounds
How to apply
You must email your completed application, and personal details and equal opportunities form, to firstname.lastname@example.org
You should attach your application form and all documents to the email (don't use a web-based upload/weblink service) and use the format job reference number / job title / your name in the subject line.
You can also send your application by post to Human Resources Division, Sussex House, University of Sussex, Falmer, Brighton, BN1 9RH.