|Salary:||£21,630 to £25,642 per annum.|
|Placed On:||8th December 2022|
|Closes:||29th January 2023|
Technical Services is seeking to appoint a Laboratory Technician to join a small team of technicians based in the School of Archaeology, Geography & Environmental Sciences (SAGES). For prospective candidates with a background in the physical earth, environmental or archaeological sciences, this post offers an exciting employment opportunity at the University of Reading that currently ranks No. 1 in the UK for research quality in Archaeology (REF 2021) and very highly rated for Earth Systems and Environmental Science. The post-holder will work alongside researchers tackling the global issues of climate change, natural disasters and human impacts in the past.
Candidates should refer to the Essential Criteria listed in the Person Specification (available on the university's website, accessed by the apply button), when preparing their supporting statements. Training will be provided in specialist techniques and use of equipment, where necessary.
The University of Reading is a founding signatory of the Technician Commitment, a sector-wide initiative led by the Science Council and supported by the Gatsby Foundation to help address key challenges facing technical staff working in research.
The post-holder will be responsible for:
You will have:
Interview date: Week beginning 13/02/2023.
Informal Contact Details
Contact role: Technical Manager
Contact name: Dr George Gibbings
Contact email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Alternative Informal Contact Details
Contact role: Associate Director of Technical Services (Cluster 2)
Contact name: Dr Karen Wicks
Contact email: email@example.com
Applications from job seekers who require sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-UK candidates who do not already have permission to work in the UK should note that by reference to the applicable SOC code for this role, sponsorship will not be possible under the Skilled Worker Route. There is further information about this on the UK Visas and Immigration Website.
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