The Science Directorate at the European Spallation Source (ESS) in Lund, Sweden, invites applications for a Production Technician position placed in Linköping.
The Detector group are responsible for neutron detectors on ESS instruments. As part of this we develop, commission, procure and install detector systems. These systems are a mix of commercial bought in, developments with partners, and in-house developments.
The successful candidate will be a technician in one of the detector groups new state-of-the-art laboratory spaces. This is the thin-film deposition laboratory for depositing thin converter layers for the novel neutron detectors needed for ESS. As such the primary responsibility is operation of the thin-film deposition equipment. The technician will be responsible for day-to-day running of the lab, and production of thin films for both prototyping and construction of detectors and also for help building up the facility, set up procedures and quality control. Significant technical expertise will be vital to be able to provide suitable detectors for ESS.
The position is a two-year temporary. Your work place will be situated in Linköping, Sweden.
The position is best suited to an enthusiastic technically-minded candidate who is looking to gain specialist experience in a highly technical hands-on career path. It would be expected as part of the position that new skills would be acquired, and that appropriate training would be provided to this end.
Please apply on our homage; http://europeanspallationsource.se/vacancies and provide your curriculum vitae and covering letter in English before the 22nd of March.
Please note we only accept applications via the ESS website. Please note we only accept applications via the ESS website. For further information regarding the position please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or HR Officer, Kristina Bacos, email@example.com.