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Job Vacancy - Electrical Services Technician

Please quote ref no: BAS 01/14
Closing date for applications: 20 Apr 2014 at 11:59pm

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Antarctica is the coldest and most isolated continent in the world. Itís also the most exhilarating, providing a unique and spectacular setting for our vital scientific research. By joining the team responsible for building and maintaining our facilities and equipment, you could play a crucial role in our success.

Responsible for the maintenance, repair, support and upkeep of all electrical services on the station, you will be expected to work on all aspects of the electrical trade, including installations, breakdowns and testing. Using your own initiative, you will be required to undertake duties without direct technical guidance on site.

Qualifications: Served full apprenticeship, BTEC or relevant City & Guilds.

Recognised qualification within the electrical services industry.

Duration: Appointments will be for a period of 6 months or 18 months

Salary: will be from £23,700 per annum.

On-line application forms and further information are available on our website at

These are also available from the Human Resources Section, British Antarctic Survey, High Cross, Madingley Road, Cambridge, CB3 0ET. Tel: (01223) 221508.

Please quote reference: BAS 01/14
Closing date for receipt of application forms is. 20th April 2014
Interviews are scheduled to be held on. w/c 16th June 2014

We welcome applications from all sections of the community. People from ethnic minorities are currently under-represented and their applications are particularly welcome.
You will need to be physically capable and medically fit to work in Antarctic conditions.

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