Duties and Responsibilities
UCL is one of the foremost universities in Britain and the world. The Department of Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering is one of the largest Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering departments in the UK and is proud to host internationally-leading research groups covering a broad range of activities and is spread over several sites. Our staff and students have a diverse range of interests and expertise, covering many areas of physics, engineering, medicine, physiology, computer science, and mathematics. This provides a highly stimulating multidisciplinary environment for learning and for scientific research. In addition to our research activities, we run a variety of undergraduate and postgraduate degree programmes.
This will be a busy role, in a fast-paced environment, and the post holder will be expected to be adaptable, quickly assimilate information, and to establish their own support networks across UCL
The main role of the post holder will be to provide technical support for the Medical Physics & Biomedical Engineering undergraduate teaching laboratory.
The Biomedical Engineering undergraduate laboratories have a strong engineering foundation with focus in mechanic testing, design and electronics. Support will also be provided for the departments wider operations as required. This could involve work in other laboratories and teaching spaces, including large scale projects that have specific deadlines. This may occasionally involve being flexible with working hours to achieve these deadlines.
The post holder will be expected to engage in suitable training to increase their knowledge and skills, and in conjunction with this, to develop their role within the department in accordance with their aptitude and abilities.
Candidates must have a minimum of 5 GCSEs including Maths and English, or equivalent qualifications/experience. Experience of working collaboratively as part of a team and experience of working independently and using your own initiative. Basic IT skills and competency with the Microsoft Office suite of programmes.
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Further information about the Dept of Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering can be viewed on our website http://www.ucl.ac.uk/medphys.
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We particularly welcome applications from black and minority ethnic candidates as they are under-represented within UCL at this level.
We will consider applications to work on a part-time, flexible and job share basis wherever possible.
18 Jan 2022
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Our department holds an Athena SWAN Bronze award, in recognition of our commitment to advancing gender equality.
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