Aquarium Technician - ML3035
Vacancy Description
School of Biology, Scottish Oceans Institute, Salary: £24,520 - £29,249 per annum. Start Date: January 2013, or as soon as possible thereafter
We are seeking a highly motivated research technician to join the Scottish Oceans Institute to provide support for the aquarium. You will be required to maintain the health and welfare of all animals in the aquarium, maintain critical equipment for supplying seawater, organize and maintain local and regulatory records that support the running of the facility, and be responsible for planning and meeting user needs.

The successful candidate will have HNC, NVQ3 or equivalent and experience working in a marine facility support environment or a public aquarium would be a distinct advantage. Candidates are expected to demonstrate willingness and the ability to become trained and certified as a NACWO (Named Animal Care and Welfare Officer) certification within a defined period of time.

Please direct informal enquiries to Professor Ian Johnston: iaj@st-andrews.ac.uk, tel: +441334463440.

Closing date:  4 January 2013

Please quote ref:  ML3035

Further Particulars:
ML3035TG FPs.doc

School of Biology
Scottish Oceans Institute
Salary:  £24,520 - £29,249 per annum
Start Date:  January 2013, or as soon as possible thereafter