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Position: Teaching Laboratory Technician
Institution: University College London
Department: Electronic & Electrical Engineering
Location: London, United Kingdom
Duties: We are seeking to appoint a Teaching Laboratory Technician, who will be based in the Electronic & Electrical Engineering (EEE) undergraduate teaching laboratories, where they will support the teaching of electronic engineering by providing technical support and experimental demonstrations; The post holder will be expected to apply their technical and practical knowledge to provide advice, training and assistance to staff and students in the use and application of experimental equipment and techniques. They will work closely with a diverse group of technical and academic staff, assisting in the maintenance and development of the undergraduate laboratory
Requirements: Candidates should have a minimum of BTEC Higher National Diploma (or equivalent) in engineering or related discipline, with extensive experience working in a laboratory environment. Experience of working in a teaching environment, or other student or customer facing environment is essential as well as familiarity with managing laboratory hazards; electrical, chemical etc; We are also looking for candidates with proven problem-solving capability and the ability to engage constructively with students and staff while under pressure; Effective written and verbal communication skills are required and experience of working in an electronics lab, or in other electronics or electrical repair and/or development environment is desirable
   
Text: Teaching Laboratory Technician, - Ref:1876534 Click here to go back to search results Apply Now UCL Department / Division Electronic & Electrical Engineering Location of position London Grade 6 Hours Full Time Salary (inclusive of London allowance) £29,152 - £34,153 per annum Duties and Responsibilities We are seeking to appoint a Teaching Laboratory Technician, who will be based in the Electronic & Electrical Engineering (EEE) undergraduate teaching laboratories, where they will support the teaching of electronic engineering by providing technical support and experimental demonstrations. The post holder will be expected to apply their technical and practical knowledge to provide advice, training and assistance to staff and students in the use and application of experimental equipment and techniques. They will work closely with a diverse group of technical and academic staff, assisting in the maintenance and development of the undergraduate laboratory. The post is student-facing, and its provision of service and contribution to learning is key to the student experience in the teaching laboratories. In addition the post holder is expected to take a proactive approach to their work, making suggestions for improvements in working methods and implementing them under the guidance of their line manager. They will also be responsible for monitoring and maintaining a safe working environment within the teaching laboratories. This busy role in a fast-paced environment means the post holder will be expected to be adaptable, quickly assimilate information and to establish their own support networks across UCL. We are proud of being a welcoming and vibrant community and this post is a key part of the team. Key Requirements Candidates should have a minimum of BTEC Higher National Diploma (or equivalent) in engineering or related discipline, with extensive experience working in a laboratory environment. Experience of working in a teaching environment, or other student or customer facing environment is essential as well as familiarity with managing laboratory hazards; electrical, chemical etc. We are also looking for candidates with proven problem-solving capability and the ability to engage constructively with students and staff while under pressure. Effective written and verbal communication skills are required and experience of working in an electronics lab, or in other electronics or electrical repair and/or development environment is desirable. Further Details A job description and person specification can be accessed at the bottom of this page. To apply for the vacancy please click on the Apply Now button below. Informal enquiries regarding this post can be addressed to Simon Barnes simon.barnes@ucl.ac.uk. For questions regarding the application process please contact Vicky Coombes (v.coombes@ucl.ac.uk). The UCL Ways of Working for professional services supports colleagues to be successful and happy at UCL through sharing expectations around how we work please see www.ucl.ac.uk/ways-of-working to find out more. We particularly welcome applications from black and minority ethnic candidates as they are under-represented within UCL at this level. Closing Date 28 Jun 2021 Latest time for the submission of applications 23:59 Interview date TBC Our department holds an Athena SWAN Bronze award, in recognition of our commitment to advancing gender equality. This appointment is subject to UCL Terms and Conditions of Service for Research and Support Staff. Please use these links to find out more about UCL working life including the benefits we offer and UCL Terms and Conditions related to this job. Job Description 1876534 Apply Now
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