We are pleased to announce a new position servicing and installing
RESOlution laser ablation instruments.
Applications are due July 6th, though the post will remain open until
If you are interested, please come and talk to me at the EWLA in Pau
next week, or send your application to the details below.
Field Service Technician
ASI - Canberra ACT
$80,000 - $110,000 a year
Field Service Technician
Australian Scientific Instruments (ASI) manufactures and supplies world
leading specialist scientific instruments. Our RESOlution, RESOchron and
Alphachron instruments enable our customers to undertake isotopic and
chemical microanalysis of materials so as to achieve unmatched precision
Our customers are global spanning the research sector (universities,
institutes, government agencies) and commercial (mining, environmental)
many of whom specialise in the geosciences
We are looking for one or more Field Service Technicians with a strong
background in laser-based systems and instruments and who understand the
importance of providing exceptional customer service.
Your duties will include:
Customer site installation, acceptance testing and training
Perform regular upgrades and maintenance for installed systems
through field service visits
Trouble shooting and remote technical support via phone, email and web
Liaising with ASI assembly team in relation to the timely provision
of in-factory commissioning and acceptance testing
To be successful you will have:
Appropriate engineering degree or technical qualification
Strong technical understanding of lab instrumentation (including
electrical meters and oscilloscopes, lasers, optical meters, mass
spectrometers, gases, mechanical drawings and electrical schematics)
Experience in a technical and support role including at customer
sites, preferably in manufacturing and research laboratory environments
Laser ablation system related experience highly preferred
Results-driven with a strong sense of responsibility and independence
Able to manage time critical deadlines
Effective professional communication skills both oral and written
(English required, other languages are desirable but not required
Ability to travel international and domestically for significant
parts of the year.
Due to customer demand ASI is seeking to appoint a candidate to start as
soon as possible.
Education: Bachelorís degree in an Engineering field or equivalent
ASI is open to:
flexible engagement of suitable candidates including engagement as
engagement of candidate(s) who may be located within or outside
engagement of multiple candidates that together fulfil the stated
requirements of the role;
incentive based remuneration arrangements.
Salaries will reflect the position offered and be competitive.
A copy of the Position Description may be obtained upon request to the
contact details set out below.
Candidates are requested to submit a written application comprising:
A letter that addresses each of the Selection Criteria set out in
the Position Description;
An executive summary (being no more than approximately 200 words)
that highlights your strengths and why ASI should appoint you to the role;
Your CV; and
Details of at least two referees including their contact details
and their relevance to your application (eg existing or previous
employer, their position at the time etc).
Any requests for a copy of the Position Description, queries and
submission of applications should be directed to 61 02 61262106 and
clearly leave your name and email address before 6 July 2018. A first
round of selection will occur before the end of July, but positions will
remain open until being filled.
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $80,000.00 to $110,000.00 /year
Dr Ashley Norris
LA-ICP-MS Application Specialist
M: +61 481 481 970
T: +44 1865 989 365
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