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Belfast, Northern Ireland



Closing Date

2020-02-18 17:00:00


Workshop/Laboratory Technician

  • We are looking to recruit a Stores Technician for the School of EEECS based in The Ashby Building Stranmillis Road, which is part of Queens University Belfast. 

    As a member of the Technical team, you will support the teaching and students in laboratories and workshops. You will be expected to have practical knowledge in repair and fault-finding to component level. Other duties will include ordering spares and keeping expenditure records for student’s projects, operating a range of standard engineering machine tools, such as bench drill, Soldering Equipment, Laser cutters, 3d printers. Some liaison with external suppliers may also be required.

    The successful candidate must have: 

    • Academic and/or vocational qualifications e.g. NVQ level 3, ONC/OND or equivalent) in Electronics
    • 2 years relevant work experience including experience working with discrete Electronics components
    • Proven skills in soldering on circuit boards with Surface Mounted Components (S.M.T)

    Further information about the School can be found at: 

    Queen’s University Belfast is one of Northern Ireland’s most dynamic and exciting employers with influential and world leading staff impacting on the world around us. We are a magnet for investment, a patron of the arts and a global player in fields ranging from cancer research to environmental sustainability.

    We offer competitive salaries with incremental progression within scale, and an annual review of a cost of living increase. At Queen’s we hold work life balance in the highest regard, offering 37 days annual leave and family friendly initiatives. Our generous pension of USS 21.1% employer contribution and we offer a multitude of development options tailored to help you succeed within your role with us and to support you with your career progression. As an employee you will be able to access discounted award winning sports facilities, Queen’s Film Theatre and local food and beverage outlets among many others. We are immensely proud of what our University will offer you.

    Closing date: Tuesday 18 February 2020

    Anticipated interview date: Monday 27 February 2020

    Salary scale: £21,236 to £23,754 per annum

    Ref: 19/107991

    For full job details and criteria please see the Candidate Information link on our website by clicking ‘apply’. You must clearly demonstrate how you meet the criteria when you submit your application. For further information please contact Resourcing Team, Queen’s University Belfast, BT7 1NN. Telephone (028) 9097 3044 or email

    The University is committed to equality of opportunity and to selection on merit. We welcome applications from all sections of society and particularly from people with a disability.

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