Casual Technical Officer
University of New South Wales

Casual Technical Officer

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Work type: casual
Location: Sydney, NSW
Categories: Laboratory Technician

  • Employment Type: Casual
  • Remuneration: Level 6: $62.82 - $66.99 per hour
  • Location: Kensington

The Technical Officer casual position will be working within the Mark Wainwright Analytical Centre at UNSW Sydney. The role will work between two labs;

The Chemical and Consulting Laboratory (CCL). It predominantly provides consulting services to external parties of UNSW.

The ICP laboratory which houses state-of-the-art ICP instrumentation for trace elemental analysis, and also holds a range of other instruments for high-throughput, high sensitivity analysis of cations, anions and waterborne organic species.

The Technical Officer (casual) would be expected to undertake broadly the duties as outlined in the attached Duty Statement. More specifically this work would include:

  • Carrying out method research, evaluation, and method development, modification, validation, and optimisation where required.
  • Conduct experiments in wet chemistry including sample digestion, titration and colorimetry.
  • Prepare reports of analytical outcomes to internal, external and industry clients
  • Ability to interpret infrared spectra and a good understanding of other commonly used laboratory instrumentation techniques, such as NMR, ICP/OES, XRF and XRD (desirable)
  • Organise and store all chemicals substances according to safety instructions.
  • Adhere to all safety guidelines.

Experience in these areas of wet chemistry would be highly desired.

Ideally looking for a casual who can work 4+ days until mid-July. After that time the hours would vary.

Should you have any questions in relation to the position, please email

Position Description

Advertised: 13 Feb 2023 AUS Eastern Daylight Time
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