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Position: Technician
Institution: University College London
Department: Space and Climate Physics
Location: London, United Kingdom
Duties: The successful applicant will, in the first instance, provide support to the Euclid VIS flight hardware test campaign, as well as being responsible for the maintenance and day-to-day running of the Euclid flight test facilities and cleanrooms
Requirements: The successful applicant should hold an HNC/HND in engineering or equivalent and have experience of working in a laboratory environment. Basic understanding of laboratory vacuum systems and cleanroom protocols and good analytical skills, through a methodical approach, are also essential requirements. It is expected that the applicant should have good interpersonal skills and proven capability to work collaboratively
   
Text: Technician, - Ref:1784234 Click here to go back to search results Apply Now UCL Department / Division Space and Climate Physics Location of position Dorking Grade 6 Hours Full Time Salary ?25,482 - ?30,395 per annum Duties and Responsibilities An exciting opportunity has arisen to recruit a Technician in the Flight Test Facilities Group at the Department of Space and Climate Physics (Mullard Space Science Laboratory), University College London. The group is currently involved in testing hardware for a number of ESA space missions, including Exomars, Solar Orbiter, Euclid and Plato. The successful applicant will, in the first instance, provide support to the Euclid VIS flight hardware test campaign, as well as being responsible for the maintenance and day-to-day running of the Euclid flight test facilities and cleanrooms. The Mullard Space Science Laboratory is located in its own campus in the Surrey Hills, surrounded by woodland and is the UK?s largest university space research group. Space science is a discipline that demands highly innovative technologies and MSSL has an international reputation for excellence in this area. Since MSSL was established in 1966, we have participated in over 50 satellite missions with the European Space Agency, NASA, Japan, Russia, China and India, and have flown over 230 rocket experiments. The Department is family friendly and applications would be welcome from applicants seeking part-time opportunities. The post is for one year in the first instance and continuation is subject to grant funding. Key Requirements The successful applicant should hold an HNC/HND in engineering or equivalent and have experience of working in a laboratory environment. Basic understanding of laboratory vacuum systems and cleanroom protocols and good analytical skills, through a methodical approach, are also essential requirements. It is expected that the applicant should have good interpersonal skills and proven capability to work collaboratively. 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. If you have specific queries regarding the post please contact Alex Rousseau ( a.rousseau@ucl.ac.uk ). For queries regarding the application process please contact Suzanne Winter ( s.winter@ucl.ac.uk ). We particularly welcome applications from black and minority ethnic candidates as they are under-represented within UCL at this level. We will consider applications to work on a part-time, flexible and job share basis wherever possible. Closing Date 28 Jan 2019 Latest time for the submission of applications 23:59 Interview date TBC Our department is working towards an Athena SWAN award. We are committed to advancing gender equality within our department. 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 descripton and person spec Apply Now
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