The British Antarctic Survey

Station Support Assistant - Antarctica

Expiring today

Location
Antarctica
Salary
£23,937 per annum initiall
Posted
02 Feb 2017
Closes
27 Mar 2017
Ref
BAS 24/16
Job Function
Operations Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Station Support Assistant - Antarctica

Please quote ref no: BAS 24/16
Closing date for applications: 27 Mar 2016

Main Description

Antarctica is the coldest and most isolated continent in the world. It’s 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.

We are looking to appoint a Station Support Assistant to undertake all manner of domestic duties on station including catering duties, waste handling and laundry.

Duration: Summer Only (Up to 6 Months)

Salary: £23,937 per annum initially. Additionally, upon completion of a successful tour, you will receive a 10% bonus.

On-line application forms and further information are available on our website at www.antarctica.ac.uk/employment

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 24/16
Closing date for receipt of application forms is: 27th March 2017
Interviews are scheduled to be held on: w/c 20th June 2017

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.