Technical Officer in Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Griffith University School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Job Title: Technical Officer in  Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Job ID:112822
Location:Gold Coast Campus
Full/Part Time:Full-Time
Work Type:Continuing



About Griffith University

At Griffith University we believe in, strive for and celebrate the remarkable.

We are known for our high impact research, outstanding student experience, our commitment to social justice and our welcoming environment. We're proud of our remarkable achievements, of our people and their passion for making a positive difference. Together we contribute to the development of knowledge and learning in an attractive environment which values excellence, equity, diversity, and innovation.

The Griffith University has been providing tertiary qualifications to the Engineering, Architecture and Aviation professions for over two decades. Recently these disciplines merged to form the School of Engineering and Built Environment, which is known for its innovative and student focussed teaching approaches and its strong industry relationships. There has been a rapid growth in student numbers since 2007 and we now teach over 3000 students at both undergraduate and postgraduate programs at our Nathan and Gold Coast campuses in several disciplines, including Civil, Mechanical, Electrical and Electronic, Environmental Engineering, Industrial Design, Construction Management, Architecture and Aviation.

The opportunity
The Griffith School of Engineering is seeking an enthusiastic, team orientated, flexible and highly organised person to provide technical support to the Electrical and Electronic program on the Gold Coast Campus. The Technical Officer provides technical and scientific support to students and staff engaged in Electronic and Electrical activities both within the School's laboratories and on fieldwork exercises. This non-teaching role involves setting up and pre-running experimental equipment for undergraduate teaching and supporting both academic and postgraduate students involved in research-based projects.

This is a continuing, full time position based at the Gold Coast campus. Travel to other campuses will be required.

About you
To be successful in this role, you will have a degree or trade qualification in a relevant engineering, electrical and/or electronics field along with extensive relevant experience in circuit design, soldering techniques, mounting and testing of printed circuit boards and building electronic enclosures. You will have skills in design prototyping software and the operation of basic workshop equipment and associated hand tools. You will also need to have a positive attitude, ability to work both independently and as part of a team, be proactive, able to pass knowledge onto others and connect with people at all levels.

Salary range
HEW 5: $66,154 - $74,409 per annum. Salary package including 17% employer superannuation contribution: $77,400 - $87,058 (pro rata) per annum.

How to Apply
Please submit your application online and ensure your application includes the following:

Statement addressing each of the selection criteria in the position description: 00057241_PD.pdf
One page covering letter outlining your suitability for the role.
Current curriculum vitae/resume which should include:
Full name, address, telephone number and email address;
Details of education, professional training and qualifications;
Employment history, including present position;
Name and contact details of three referees.
Note: Application attachments should be saved as .doc, .docx or .pdf only. File names should be no more than 25 characters long and should include letters and numbers only.

Applicants for General Staff positions (non-academic) must have unrestricted work rights.

What we offer
Working for one of the most influential universities in Australia and the Asia–Pacific region, you will join a University that ranks among the top 2% worldwide and spans across five campuses in South East Queensland.

At Griffith, we've worked hard to create a culture that will challenge you to be curious, creative and courageous. We also support the professional and personal development of all our employees and invest in the skills of our people.

Griffith University values diversity, inclusion and flexibility and we encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, and people of all backgrounds to apply. Griffith's strategic goals are to also increase the proportion of women in senior academic and administrative roles and in Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Medicine (STEMM).

Further information
For further information about this role, please contact Dr Ian Underhill, Senior Technical Officer, on +61 (0) 7 5552 8665.

For application queries, please contact Ms Busra Sevimli, HR Officer, on +61 (0) 7 3735 7359.

Closing date: Sunday 30 June 2019 at 5 pm AEST. All applications must be submitted online.

As the team experience high volumes of applications, we appreciate your patience to allow for a timely and fair process for all.

Please note: We do not accept unsolicited CV's from Recruitment agencies / third parties and we will not be liable or responsible for any fees or costs associated with unsolicited CV's sent directly to Line Managers.

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