Technical Operative, School of Pharmacy (Halftime Contract)

Technical Operative, School of Pharmacy (Halftime 6mth Contract)

Technical Operative, School of Pharmacy (Halftime 6mth Contract) (44kB)


(Half-time 6mth Contract)

Applications are invited from suitably qualified members of staff for the above temporary half time post for 6 months.

The successful candidate will provide services to the teaching and research activities of the Cavanagh Pharmacy building which houses the School of Pharmacy and ABCRF. 

Duties will include

  • Responsibility for the establishment and smooth running of the stores and counter service.
  • Receiving, maintenance and distribution of stocks and supplies including chemicals, solvents and general consumables throughout the building.
  • Supply of compressed gases and solvent drums and return of empty cylinders including manual handling of heavy gas cylinders (ca. 50-100Kg) and 50 gallon solvent drums (140 – 270Kg).
  • General technical operative support for teaching and research facilities in the building.

Candidates will have an NCEA Certificate or equivalent qualification in Chemistry or a related area.IT skills are required, as is previous experience of working with chemicals.Some familiarity with Health and Safety procedures is also a requirement of the post.Flexibility in work practices is also a necessity.

For full details of this post, see attached document.

Salary scales:

€716.34 (Scale A) per week(pro rata)
€745.86 (Scale B) per week(pro rata)

Closing date:  Friday 9th March 2007

 Completed application forms should be returned to

Department of Human Resources
University College Cork

Tel: 021 4903691 / Fax 021 4276995 / Email:


Application Form:




Human Resources

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