Science Technician Burpengary State Secondary College Education Moreton Bay Region An opportunity exists for a Science Technician to join the welcoming team at Burpengary State Secondary College, commencing Semester 2 in 2021. As the School Technical Officer you will assist in managing the operation of a schools information and communication technology (ICT) network services in order to contribute to the enhancement of student learning opportunities. This position is Part-Time, 20 hours per week.
Job Type: Temporary
Position Type: Part-time
Location: Moreton Bay North
Yearly Salary: $33003 $44417
Contact Name: Ellie Green
Closing Date: 10-MAY-21
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About Burpengary State Secondary College
The College has a strong focus on Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) in addition to its five signature innovative programs. These include Arts; Community Leadership; Sport; Robotics, and Science and Engineering. Students continue to achieve outstanding results winning regional... competitions and students being recognised for their ability to develop innovative concepts.
As the School Technical Officer you will have responsibility for the following:
Contribute to the effective and efficient management of the school science department by providing technical and administration support to the respective Head of Department, teachers and laboratory staff of the school science department.
Work independently within guidelines, general directions and instructions, performing responsible tasks associated with the efficient operation of the school science department.
Prepare, distribute and set up samples/demonstrations, class sets of equipment and associated scientific materials, prepare chemical solutions of known concentration from bulk supplies including concentrated acids, stains and media and manufacture simple glassware/general equipment for preparation-laboratory and teaching-laboratory use.
Maintain scientific teaching resources, classrooms, storerooms, preparation rooms and laboratories in a clean, safe, orderly and secure manner.
Operate laboratory equipment/apparatus and perform routine operator maintenance/instrument calibrations as required, in compliance with the manufacturer specifications.
Assist with field trip preparations, record keeping, stocktaking of equipment/materials, databases and asset register maintenance, maintain accurate records of inventory, purchases/incoming orders, chemical stock register and monitor chemicals and ensure provision of current Safety Data Sheets.
Additional duties as described in Your Role on page 2 of the attached Role Description.
A mandatory requirement of this role is:
TO2 appointees must have possession of a diploma qualification relevant to the tasks outlined, from a recognised tertiary institution or qualification which, in the opinion of the Director-General, Department of Education or delegate is acceptable.
The successful applicant will be appointed to the TO2 classification with eligibility for progression to the TO3 level following assessment by a selection panel on specific criteria as outlined in Part 4, 12.7 (c) and 12.8 (b) of the Queensland Public Service Officers and Other Employees Award State 2015
The successful applicant will be required to attain the DoE Orange Card School Administrator (OC SA) certification to access the school network, enabling the officer to perform high level support tasks including server technologies.
This is a TO2 progression position as per the Role Description. The successful applicant will be appointed to the TO2 classification with eligibility for progression to the TO3 (QLD Public Service Officers and Other Employees Award State 2015) once specific criteria have been met or demonstrated. Salary rate shown is reflective of TO2 to TO3 classification range.
When working in regulated employment an employee must have a current Working with Children Clearance (blue card) issued by Blue Card Services.
Contact Name: Amanda Conserdyne, Business Manager (07) 3481 6333
Closing Date: Monday, 10 May 2021
To apply please attach the following:
A brief resume including contact details for 2 referees (one of whom should be your current supervisor)
A maximum 2 page written response outlining your suitability for the role referring to the key capabilities under the How you will be assessed section in the attached role description.
Applications remain current for 12 months from the closing date and may be considered for appointment to identical or similar vacancies within the Department.
Applications from recruitment agencies will not be accepted.#LI-PRIORITYThis work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia License Moreton Bay Region QLD Australia
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