Higher/Senior Scientific officer - Animal Welfare Research Scientist -

Recruiter
Agri-Food and Biosciences Institute (AFBI) Northern Ireland Civil Service
Location
Belfast
Salary
29317.00 - 40072.00 GBP Annual
Posted
02 Aug 2017
Closes
30 Aug 2017
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Higher/Senior Scientific officer - Animal Welfare Research Scientist
REF:
IRC221089
SALARY: GBP29,317 - GBP31,446 for HSO / GBP36,448 - GBP40,072 for SSO
DEPARTMENT: Agri-Food and Biosciences Institute Northern Ireland (AFBI)
LOCATION: AFBI Hillsborough

AFBI is seeking to recruit a motivated and enthusiastic post doctoral research scientist to investigate best welfare practices for the main farmed livestock species in the UK. The candidate will be based on the AFBI Hillsborough research farm which is highly instrumented and offers a broad spectrum of opportunity for an individual to develop their career with regards to practical and impactful research.

Further appointments may be made from this competition should AFBI positions become vacant which have similar duties and responsibilities.

For more detailed information and to apply, please click on the 'Apply' button.

Alternatively, an application pack can be requested by contacting:

HRConnect, PO Box 1089, The Metro Building, 6-9 Donegall Square South, Belfast, BT1 9EW. Telephone: 0800 1 . Email:

All requests must include your name, address and reference number IRC221089

Completed application forms must be returned to arrive not later than 12:00 noon (UK time) on Thursday 31st August 2017.

Applications are particularly welcomed from Roman Catholics and females as these groups are currently under-represented within AFBI.

AFBI is an Equal Opportunities Employer

ALL APPLICATIONS FOR EMPLOYMENT ARE CONSIDERED STRICTLY ON THE BASIS OF MERIT