Teaching and Research Technician

University of Leeds

Leeds, United Kingdom

ID: 7116453 (Ref.No. EPSPE1078)
Posted: November 21, 2022

Job Description

Are you an experienced laboratory technician with a background in Chemical Engineering? Are you looking for a new and exciting challenge as part of one of the leading universities in the country?  Do you want to make a difference to world class teaching and research activities and help deliver an excellent learning experience for our students? 

We are looking for an enthusiastic, professional and proactive individual to join our team; working closely with technicians, students and academic staff to support teaching, research and general activities within the Chemical Engineering laboratories.  

Holding a BTEC/HNC or higher in a Chemical Engineering or Chemistry discipline (or equivalent relevant experience), you will have proven experience of working in a research or teaching laboratory environment.   In addition, you will have practical experience on instrumentation associated with Process Engineering including data acquisition and a good working knowledge of laboratory equipment including distillation columns, cooling towers, viscosity baths, fluidised beds, chemical reactors and oscilloscopes.

What we offer in return

And much more!  

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact: 

Sarah Myers, Technical Services Manager

Tel: +44 (0)113 343 8191 or email: [email protected] 

Location:  Leeds - Main Campus
Faculty/Service:  Faculty of Engineering & Physical Sciences
School/Institute:  School of Chemical & Process Engineering
Category:  Technical Support
Grade:  Grade 6
Salary:  £28,762 to £34,308 p.a.
Working Time:  35 hours per week
Post Type:  Full Time
Contract Type:  Ongoing
Release Date:  Friday 18 November 2022
Closing Date:  Sunday 04 December 2022
Interview Date:  To be confirmed
Reference:  EPSPE1078

The University community is made up of a wide range of people with diverse backgrounds and circumstances, which we value and regard as a great asset. As part of our continued commitment to equality and inclusion, we strive to create an environment where everyone can reach their full potential and have a real opportunity to participate in and contribute to our activities.