Job no: 503222
Work type: Continuing - Full-time
Campus: Adelaide
Categories: Technical, Laboratory and Research Support, HEO7

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(HEO7) $86,382 to $96,659 per annum plus an employer contribution of up to 17% superannuation may apply

Continuing, full time position available immediately

Adelaide Microscopy is the University of Adelaide's Core Facility for Microscopy and Microanalysis, and we are looking to fill the role of Microanalyst in our Electron Microscopy laboratory, to support researchers from Engineering, Science and Health Science

The role of Microanalyst is a full-time position supporting isotope chemistry, scanning electron microscopy and x-ray microanalysis techniques to a large user community at the University of Adelaide in South Australia and also nationally as part of Microscopy Australia.

To be successful you will need:

  • Demonstrated expertise in the operation of analytical scanning electron microscopy (SEM) and associated techniques
  • Skills in the delivery of training and research support in microscopy and microanalysis
  • Experience and knowledge of laboratory management within a microscopy and microanalysis laboratory
  • Sound knowledge of the use of laser ablation and solution ICPMS in a range of applications

Enjoy an outstanding career environment

The University of Adelaide is a uniquely rewarding workplace. The size, breadth and quality of our education and research programs - including significant industry, government and community collaborations - offers you a vast scope and opportunity for a long, fulfilling career.

It also enables us to attract high-calibre people in all facets of our operations, ensuring you will be surrounded by talented colleagues, many world-leading. Our work's cutting-edge nature - not just in your own area, but across virtually the the full spectrum of human endeavour - provides a constant source of inspiration.

Our core values are honesty, respect, fairness, discovery and excellence. Our culture is one that welcomes all and embraces diversity. We are firm believers that our people are our most valuable asset, so we work to grow and diversify the skills of our staff.

In addition, we offer a wide range of attractive staff benefits. These include: salary packaging; flexible work arrangements; high-quality professional development programs and activities; and an on-campus health clinic, gym and other fitness facilities.

Learn more at: adelaide.edu.au/jobs

Your division's broader role

The Division of Research and Innovation leads the University's research strategic planning. It manages research, partnerships, prioritises investment in strategic initiatives, and responds to changes in the external environment. 

Learn more at: adelaide.edu.au/research/about-us/

If you want to change tomorrow, act today

Click the link to the online application form below and address and upload your responses to all selection criteria. Applications close 11:55pm, 31 October 2019.

For further information

For a confidential discussion regarding this position, contact:

Angus Netting
Director, Adelaide Microscopy
P: +61 (8) 8313 3134
E: angus.netting@adelaide.edu.au 

You'll find a full position description below: (If no links appear, try viewing on another device)

The University of Adelaide is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Women and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people who meet the requirements of this position are strongly encouraged to apply.


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