Employment opportunity at CMM - Scientific Officer

18 January 2021

Scientific Officer: Full Time - Continuing
Applications close: 08 Feb 2021 (11:00 PM) E. Australia Standard Time

About this opportunity:

To support the Centre’s Material Sciences Team by providing training in Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM) and Advanced SEM techniques and SEM relevant instruments to its clients, as well as assisting clients with the preparation and processing of specific samples as stipulated by the Lab Manager.

Our ideal candidate:

You will have a degree in Material Science, Biology, Chemistry, Geology, Engineering or similar combined with subsequent relevant experience in SEM and some Advanced SEM (e.g. FE-SEM, LowVac-SEM, Cryo-SEM, EDX, EBSD, etc.).

You will need the ability of general maintenance as well as sound knowledge of SEM, Advanced SEM and SEM relevant instruments, with their applications in a diverse range of fields (e.g. biology, metallurgy, geology, medicine, etc.) and the ability to communicate them to users either in a group setting or through individual training.

We value diversity and inclusion, and actively encourage applications from those who bring diversity to the University. Our Diversity and Inclusion webpage contains further information if you require additional support. Accessibility requirements and/or adjustments can be directed to recruitment@uq.edu.au.

What we can offer:

This is a full-time continuing position at HEW level 6.  

The full-time equivalent base salary will be in the range $80,784 - $86,768 plus super of up to 17% and recreation leave loading of 17.5%. The total FTE package will be in the range $94,517 - $101,519.

You will be able to take advantage of UQ Sport Facilities, salary sacrificing options, on-campus childcare, discounted private health insurance, cheap parking, development programs and many other benefits.

For further information, please review The University of Queensland's Enterprise Bargaining Agreement 2018-2021.

Please see link below for full details.

Scientific Officer