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Senior Technician

Apprentice Technician

Assistant Technician / Aide

Laboratory/ Workshop/ Facility Manager

Technician

Technical Operations Manager

Senior Technical Specialist

Apprentice Technician Typically a level that involves some level of official training and development. Working on day to day/routine tasks under close supervision and management. Entry:

Expected QCF level 2 or previous relevant work experience

Content knowledge

Technical support

Management

H&S

Budgets

Autonomy

Basic technical knowledge expected, gained through on the job and formal training

Providing day to day support for a single or multiple research areas (lab or workshop)

n/a

To report anything unsafe or concerning to a senior member of the team

n/a

Closely supervised to carry out day to day duties. Daily workload mostly planned and overseen by supervisor

Working towards Professional Registration: ENGINEERING TECHNICIAN (ENGTECH) REGISTERED SCIENTIST (RSCI)

ICT TECHNICIAN (ICTTECH) REGISTERED SCIENCE TECHNICIAN (RSCITECH)


Senior Technician

Assistant Technician / Aide

Apprentice Technician

Laboratory/ Workshop/ Facility Manager

Technician

Technical Operations Manager

Senior Technical Specialist

Assistant Technician / Aide Typically an entry level role, possibly by way of an apprenticeship or trainee programme. The role holder works primarily under supervision and possess the ability to solve simple problems. A full and detailed description is presented in the full Toolkit. Entry: Expected QCF level 3 or previous relevant work experience

Content knowledge

Technical support

Management

H&S

Budgets

Autonomy

Working technical knowledge expected, gained through on the job and formal training

Providing day to day support for a single or multiple research areas (lab or workshop)

n/a

To report anything unsafe or concerning to a senior member of the team

n/a

Supervised to carry out day to day duties. Daily workload mostly planned and overseen by supervisor

Working towards Professional Registration: ENGINEERING TECHNICIAN (ENGTECH) REGISTERED SCIENTIST (RSCI)

ICT TECHNICIAN (ICTTECH) REGISTERED SCIENCE TECHNICIAN (RSCITECH)


Senior Technician Assistant Technician / Aide

Apprentice Technician

Laboratory/ Workshop/ Facility Manager

Technician

Technical Operations Manager

Senior Technical Specialist

Technician Reflecting a higher ability and skill level the role holder can work autonomously and solve complex problems. A full and detailed description is presented in the full Toolkit. Entry: Expected QCF level 4 or considerable previous relevant work experience

Content knowledge

Technical support

Management

H&S

Budgets

Autonomy

Good technical knowledge in subject area, gained through qualification and/or a number of years experience

Providing technical day to day support for a single or multiple research areas (lab or workshop)

n/a

Good knowledge of H&S policy and regulations, with ability to ensure that these are followed. To advice researchers and students on H&S as required, including input into SOP and risk assessments

Ensure any small budgets delegated for stocks etc. are managed and maintained. Discuss with suppliers to ensure value for money

Overall priorities set with senior level mangers, however day to day tasks can be scheduled autonomously

Professional Registration:

ENGINEERING TECHNICIAN (ENGTECH) REGISTERED SCIENTIST (RSCI)

ICT TECHNICIAN (ICTTECH) REGISTERED SCIENCE TECHNICIAN (RSCITECH)

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