|Salary:||£32,332 to £36,024 per annum (Grade 6)|
|Placed On:||27th September 2023|
|Closes:||24th October 2023|
This post is full time (35 hours per week) and is offered on a fixed term basis for 3 years in the first instance. Relocation expenses will be paid where appropriate.
The University of Glasgow has been changing the world for more than 572 years. Today, we are one of the world's top 100 universities and ranked 13th in the world in the Times Higher Education (THE) World Impact Rankings 2023, demonstrating that we are not only one of the best universities in the United Kingdom, but one of the best universities for the world. Our people have always been at the forefront of innovation, and our past achievements inspire our current world changers.
The Environmental Radiocarbon Laboratory at SUERC is seeking to appoint a Laboratory Technician. The post is designed to deliver key technical aspects of our analytical and method development programs for the radiocarbon measurement of environmental and paleoenvironmental samples.
In this role, the postholder will provide technical support to process environmental samples for radiocarbon measurement as part of a high-functioning academic research laboratory. The role will also support the improvement of existing methods, and the development of new approaches, to advance analytical capabilities.
The postholder will be involved in the supervision and training of visiting students and academics associated with a wide variety of research projects and sample types. You will join an experienced team of technical and academic staff, working under management supervision.
Although prior experience working in a scientific laboratory is required to be eligible for this position, full training can be provided in job aspects specific to radiocarbon science.
It is the University of Glasgow’s mission to foster an inclusive climate, which ensures equality in our working, learning, research and teaching environment.
We strongly endorse the principles of Athena SWAN, including a supportive and flexible working environment, with commitment from all levels of the organisation in promoting gender equity.
The University of Glasgow, charity number SC004401.
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