The Reactor Division at the Institut Laue-Langevin currently has a vacancy for an Electro Mechanical Technician.
The Institut Laue-Langevin (ILL), situated in Grenoble, heart of the French Alps, is Europe’s leading research facility for fundamental research using neutrons and is founded by France, Germany and the United Kingdom. The ILL operates the brightest neutron source in the world. The Reactor Division, whose role is to produce the neutrons needed to supply the ILL’s scientific instruments, is responsible for operating all the technical installations associated with the reactor.
As a member of the Operations Group, which has round-the-clock responsibility for reactor operations, you will join one of the group’s six shift teams (each comprising a shift leader and four operations technicians) as Shift electromechanical technician, after undergoing statutory training to obtain the necessary certification.
Your main duties will be to:
Generous company benefits (expatriation allowance), relocation assistance and language courses may be offered (for more information, please consult our employment conditions).
Qualifications and experience:
You have an NVQ Level 4 or equivalent qualification (e.g. BTEC HND) in a related area (e.g. electromechanical engineering or industrial automation) applicable in an industrial/nuclear context, as well as at least two or three years’ practical experience in an industrial setting.
You have a methodical and meticulous approach to your duties and possess good writing skills. You are able to work independently or as part of a team, have a strong service-oriented attitude and are able to take initiative while complying with regulatory requirements.
As an international research centre, we are particularly keen to ensure that we also attract applicants from outside France. You must have a sound knowledge of English and be willing to learn French (a language course will be paid for by the ILL). Knowledge of German would be an advantage.
Please apply online by following this link.