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Job ID
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£28,452 - £32,004 (pro rata if part time)
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Research Technician – Bristol Bioenergy Centre

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RESEARCH TECHNICIAN BRISTOL BIOENERGY CENTRE Fixed term FOR 12 MONTHS 28,452-32,004 (pro rata if part time) An ambitious university, UWE Bristol is committed to advancing knowledge, inspiring people and transforming futures. As a Research Technician you will aid project researchers in the design and technical development of Microbial Fuel Cells and the construction of structures for supporting multiple MFCs as stacks, primarily for a urinal/toilet application and other practical applications. You will have experience of electrical engineering or mechanical engineering or robotics in addition to 3D design. Additionally, you will have good engineering laboratory practice. You will have: Good B.Eng (Hons) degree (1st or Upper 2nd) or equivalent (i.e. B.Sc) in Science, Engineering or Computer Science related subject. HND or similar qualification in an Engineering or Computer Science related subject. Other benefits, in addition to salary: a generous holiday allowance of 27 Days up to 12.5 bank holiday/closure days per year in addition; flexible working; excellent defined benefit pension schemes; option to participate in the cycle to work scheme; family friendly policies; onsite nursery at our Frenchay Campus; option to purchase childcare vouchers. This post is based at our lively Frenchay campus where we have invested in the latest facilities and resources to give our students access to everything they need to succeed with 200m being spent on new state-of-the-art learning spaces and accommodation between now and 2020 to enhance our offer even further. Frenchay campus is within close proximity to excellent motorway links and within walking distance of two train stations, making UWE Frenchay Campus the ideal place to work for those wishing to commute to Bristol. Closing date: 1 June 2017 at 11.59pm. UWE is committed to equality and values diversity; to work for an employer that aspires to achieve excellence through inclusion, please visit our website via the button below using reference: 1641940.

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