Job offer in Ireland CTU Technician (Advanced Imaging) at Queen’s University Belfast

We are recruiting for a CTU Technician to assist the CTU manager in the provision of the technical services in the Advanced Imaging CTU.

The successful candidate will provide specialist technical advice and training to a wide range of both internal (QUB staff and students) and external customers, in all aspects of the advanced imaging technologies and methods used in the CTU.

They must also ensure high standards are maintained in the quality of the work produced and in maintenance and performance of equipment within the Advanced Imaging CTU, including regular calibration, day-to-day operation and interaction with suppliers to coordinate servicing and maintenance of CTU equipment.

The Faculty of Medicine, Health and Life Sciences (MHLS) is globally recognised for excellence in education and research which is evident in programmes that are designed to produce the next generation of leaders. The Faculty is comprised of four schools- School of Medicine, Dentistry & Biomedical Sciences, School of Biological Sciences, School of Nursing & Midwifery and School of Pharmacy.

This post is available until 28 February 2020. 

The successful candidate must have:

  • Academic and/or vocational qualifications i.e. OND/ONC and/or NVQ level4 in relevant subject (or equivalent).
  • Proven, recent relevant hands-on experience in advanced microscopy techniques (e.g. confocal microscopy, multiphoton microscopy, electron microscopy)
  • Well-developed understanding of relevant regulations and procedures including Health and Safety requirements.
  • Skills in managing budgets/resources

Further information about the Faculty can be found at 

Informal enquiries may be directed to Miss Elaine Latimer via email to 

Anticipated interview date: Wednesday 28 August 2019

Salary scale: £27,831 to £32,236 per annum (potential to progress to £35,210 per annum through sustained exceptional contribution).

Closing date: Tuesday 13 August 2019

For full job details and essential/desirable criteria please refer to 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 or assistance contact Resourcing Team, Queen’s University Belfast, BT7 1NN. Telephone (028) 9097 3044 or email on

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

Fixed term contract posts are available for the stated period in the first instance but in particular circumstances may be renewed or made permanent subject to availability of funding


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