Technician (Teaching & Research Support) (part-time post)

Job title Technician (Teaching & Research Support) (part-time post)

Department Faculty of Science

Salary Starting from £22,017, rising to £25,482 pro rata

Grade Grade 5

Placed on Friday 03 May 2019

Closing date Sunday 19 May 2019

Interview date To be confirmed

Reference CC6723


The Teaching & Research Support Technician is a key position within the Faculty’s teaching and research endeavours. You will be working with other members of the technical team to provide support to undergraduate students, postgraduate students, research staff and academics.

In the teaching support element of your role, you will be working with the teaching technicians to ensure the organisation, stocking and delivery of teaching labs. Working alongside other members of the technical team and staff, you will ensure that health and safety is a priority.  

In the research support element of your role, you will provide support to research staff in their laboratories and also provide more general support for other chemistry related activities within the Department and elsewhere. You will be responsible for the organisation and housekeeping of the various departmental chemical stores and stock. 

The ideal candidate will have experience in technical support within a chemistry teaching and/or research environment. An interest in chemistry and experience in health and safety compliance, including writing risk assessment and COSHH is an advantage.

Effective time-management skills, efficiency, enthusiasm and a flexible approach to work are essential, and candidates with a Chemistry background are encouraged to apply.

This is a part-time role, working 21.9 hours per week.

For further information about the position please contact Dr Daniel Lou-Hing, Technical Manager ( or 01225 384282) or Jenny Williams, Technical Supervisor ( or 01225 386169), however, please ensure your application is submitted via the University website.

The closing date for this job opportunity has now passed, and applications are no longer being accepted for this position

Further details:
The University of Bath is an equal opportunities employer and has an excellent international reputation with staff from over 60 different nations. To achieve our global aspirations, we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.