Sutherland Shire, Australia
The Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO) is home to Australia’s nuclear science and technical expertise. More than 1000 scientists, engineers and experts work at ANSTO and use nuclear science and technology to answer the big questions in the world around us – improving health outcomes, increasing our understanding of the environment and climate change and identifying new opportunities for Australian industry.
We operate much of our country’s landmark science facilities including one of the world’s most modern nuclear research reactors (OPAL). Importantly, ANSTO is helping to improve our health with one in two Australians benefitting from the nuclear medicines produced using the OPAL research reactor while being treated for serious illnesses such as heart disease and cancer.
The Manager Sample Environment at the Australian Centre for Neutron Scattering (ACNS) will lead the Sample Environment and Laboratories team. You will be responsible for providing technical support to the scientific community that uses the Neutron Beam and X-ray instruments available at ACNS. Additionally, you will provide leadership and specialised knowledge to devise novel solutions for challenging neutron beam experiments.
Reporting to the Operations Manager, you will design and manage major and minor Sample Environment projects and provide technical advice and recommendations in relation to equipment, instrumentation developments and experimental proposals.
Duties and responsibilities
Why join ANSTO?
ANSTO employees are passionate about what they do. We enjoy being part of an organisation making a difference in the lives of Australians.
We support and reward our employees through eligibility for:
Located in the Sutherland Shire, we have free onsite parking, a swimming pool, health and wellbeing programs and an onsite café.
If you want to join a world class organisation that’s making a difference in the lives of Australians, apply now!
For further technical information relating to this position please refer to the Position Information Package or contact Dr Paolo Imperia on (02) 9717 3330. For all other queries please contact the HR Shared Services Team on +61 (02) 9717 3111 (press 2 for HR).
Skills and Experience
“We are seeking a team player able to lead the Sample Environment team. A person willing to learn new methods and technologies, committed to improvement and highly motivated to achieve positive outcomes for our user community ” – Dr Paolo Imperia, Operations Manager
To be eligible for appointment, applicants will require a security and pre-employment medical assessment.
Applications must be submitted online.
Applications deadline is the 27 May 2018!