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Job Title: Technician Assistant

Institution and department: University of Lincoln, College of Science Technical – JBL Schools

Location: Lincoln

Salary: From £19,730 per annum

Contract type: Permanent, full time at 37 hours per week

Closing date: Monday 20 May 2019


This vacancy is for a Technician Assistant in Pharmacy / Chemistry to support teaching and research in these laboratories. The role is primarily based in the Janet Lane-Claypon Building on the Brayford campus where you will work in a team of 5 technicians in the newly refurbished chemistry labs. The job is very varied and involves the preparation of labs for a range of subjects including pharmacy, forensic, analytical and synthetic chemistry, helping the academics to run practical classes by means of demonstrations, assisting students if required and clearing up afterwards. Technical support for research and commercial activities is also required in the nearby Joseph Banks Laboratories that house our well-equipped research laboratories.


A higher qualification (HNC or degree) in a scientific subject and/or experience of working in a pharmacy / chemistry laboratory environment would be an advantage.

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Job Title: Trainee Engineering Technician (x6)

Institution and department: University of Sheffield, Faculty of Engineering

Location: Sheffield

Salary: Grade 2 £16,146 – £16,766 per annum

Contract type: Fixed Term for two years

Closing date: 22nd May 2019


Are you interested in training to be a multi-skilled technician in a world top 100 University? We have an exciting opportunity in the Faculty of Engineering for six individuals with the passion and the determination to succeed in training to become a multi-skilled technician. This opportunity will enhance your present engineering skills, while at the same time developing many other new skills that employers now require.


Applicants should have GCSEs A to C in English, Maths and a Science subject and be educated to A Level standard (or have equivalent experience), although an Engineering related higher-level qualification, for example BTEC or Higher National Certificate or Higher National Diploma (or equivalent experience) would be desirable.

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