|Salary:||£51,500 to £65,450 per annum (dependent on skills and experience)|
|Placed On:||4th October 2023|
|Closes:||31st October 2023|
Location: Science and Technology Facilities Council, Rutherford Appleton Laboratory Harwell, Oxfordshire
Come and do the kind of science that made you want to become a scientist/Engineer. Explore the unknown and get to grips with the biggest challenges in Big Science. And, alongside world class engineers, technicians and technologists, use everything you've learnt to find real answers that shape society and improve lives.
Put simply, discover the kind of impact you can make when you work with some of the best facilities and brightest scientists in the world.
About the role
We explore novel ion source and diagnostic technologies, and apply our expertise in a diverse range of collaborations with other national labs, universities and industry. We are practically minded, building and developing our equipment on two accelerator front ends, an ion source lab, and an electronics lab. Our varied and supportive work environment creates a strong group dynamic. The group is made up of physicists, engineers and technicians.
As an applied physicist you will have experience developing ion sources and/or low energy beam systems. You will contribute to all aspects of development work, making design and operational improvements to the ion source and accelerator front ends to maximise beam output, reliability, and diagnostic instruments.
We ask some of the biggest questions in the universe, to answer some of the biggest challenges in the world. Together, our scientists, technologists, engineers, technicians and business support team explore the unknown across every field you could think of. And they turn what they find into work that changes the world around us. What could you achieve with the world-leading facilities and experts of one of Europe's largest research organisations by your side? Join us and discover what's possible.
What we offer
We are offering a whole host of benefits including:
Plus many more benefits and wellbeing initiatives that enable our employees to have a great work life balance!
UKRI is an Equal Opportunity & Disability Confident Employer.
How to apply:
For full details on the role, please visit our careers site. Please submit an application including your CV and a Cover Letter that clearly showcases how your skills and experience align to the requirements of the role.
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