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University of Leicester - Geography, Geology & Environment

Location: Leicester
Salary: £19,202 to £22,017 salary available to £19,730 due to external funding restrictions.
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Fixed-Term/Contract
Placed On: 9th October 2018
Closes: 29th October 2018
Job Ref: 487

About the role

In this role you will provide technical assistance in macrophotography of fossils, scanning electron micrography and light microscopy including camera lucida. In addition to this you will assist in the preparation of figures for publications as well as ensuring that the cataloguing and maintenance of databases, ensuring records are maintained.

About you

With prior related work experience you will have the ability to plan to agreed deadlines, working independently to ensure relevant milestones are met. As a self-starter with a keen eye for detail, you will have good oral and written skills to ensure records are maintained to the highest standard.

Additional information

Full time, fixed term contract to 31 July 2019

Informal enquiries are welcome and should be made to Mark Williams on or 0116 252 3643.

We anticipate that interviews will take place on 9 November 2018

Leicester is a leading University committed to international excellence, world-changing research and high quality, inspirational teaching. We are strongly committed to inclusivity, promoting equality and celebrating diversity among our staff. Located close to the city centre, our staff enjoy a friendly and supportive working environment, plenty of training opportunities and a wide range of excellent campus facilities.

In return for your hard work, we offer a working environment that is committed to inclusivity, through promoting equality and valuing diversity. We offer a competitive salary package with excellent pension scheme, a generous annual leave allowance and an online portal that offers a range of lifestyle benefits and discounts. Located close to Leicester city centre, our award winning campus benefits from a wide range of cafes, a fully equipped sports centre and nursery facilities. Further information regarding our extensive range of staff benefits is available here.

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