Chemical UG PGT Teaching Technician (2 Posts) - D114977T

Newcastle University - SAgE Technical Services

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic Chemical Teaching Technician to support the chemical UG and PGT teaching activities of the School of NES. Under the direction of the UG and PGT Laboratory Team Leaders, you will support the chemical based teaching and research activities within SNES through the provision of technical expertise and will support SNES laboratories and associated facilities.

You will be responsible for the day-to-day support of specific facilities or pieces of equipment; ensure compliance with the safe operation of the areas including disposal of hazardous waste and monitor provision of risk assessment; assist UG/PGT/PGR students in their projects; prepare solutions, materials, chemical specimens and equipment required for practical classes and deploy them appropriately in the laboratory to permit efficient working during classes. This will often require the specialist expertise (including aseptic technique) and will require liaison with relevant academic staff.

You will have some post qualification work experience in a relevant technical role in a science environment with a track record in supporting teaching and/or research. You will have good organising ability to meet deadlines, with a positive and proactive approach to duties and diligence and attention to detail. You will have a good working knowledge of Health and Safety policies and procedures in a laboratory setting.

For informal enquiries, please contact the School Technical Manager, Mark Bendall at

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