The Human Resources Strategy for Researchers

Technical support engineer (1.0 FTE)

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    Maastricht University (UM)
    Recognised Researcher (R2)
    01/04/2019 00:00 - Europe/Brussels
    Netherlands › Maastricht

You as part of our team are responsible for:

· Project-based design of the facilities in cooperation with the researchers and internal and third parties

· Guidance and realization of facilities: purchasing, installing and testing equipment

· Performing custom modifications of equipment and setups

· Technical support in cooperation with internal and third parties

· Giving technical advice to the users of the facilities

· Performing corrective and preventive maintenance on (complex) research equipment and systems

· Management of the equipment inventory

· Performing electrical safety measurements on research equipment and systems

· Installing, updating and maintenance of research-ICT (hard- and software)


Contract is for two years, upon a positive evaluation your contract will become for an indefinite period of time.

The terms of employment of Maastricht University are set out in the Collective Labour Agreement of Dutch Universities (CAO). Furthermore, local UM provisions also apply. For more information look at the website www.maastrichtuniversity.nl

Selection process

You can send your application to the following email address: hrm-rw-vacatures@maastrichtuniversity.nl

Maastricht University is committed to nurturing an inclusive culture and a welcoming atmosphere. This inclusiveness strategy has resulted in a very diverse representation of nationalities and cultures. We strongly believe that diversity (including, but not limited to nationality, age and gender) of the staff and student population will increase the quality of UM education & research. Fostering diversity and inclusivity creates an academic community where individual talents thrive, and values and differences are cherished. We strongly encourage you to apply if you are qualified for this position.

Additional comments

For further information on the function please contact Johan Gielissen via

phone: 043-3884007, e-mail: J.Gielissen@maastrichtuniversity.nl or

H. Hamers via phone: 043-3881919, e-mail: H.Hamers@maastrichtuniversity.nl

You can send your application to: hrm-rw-vacatures@maastrichtuniversity.nl

Web site for additional job details

Offer Requirements

Specific Requirements

You should have the following skills and experience:

· Candidates are required to have a B.Sc. degree in Engineering, ICT, Computer Science, Biomedical Sciences or similar field

· Depending on experience willing to complete a traineeship

· Clear interest in working in applicable research environment in the area of psychological science and collaborating with other experts across different disciplines

· Clear interest in working in applicable research environment in the area of psychological science and collaborating with other experts across different disciplines

· Oral and written communication skills in Dutch and English

· Collaborative team player

· Cooperating skills

· Proactive, service-oriented attitude and being able to work independently

Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
Maastricht University (UM)
6211 LK
Minderbroedersberg 4

EURAXESS offer ID: 390095
Posting organisation offer ID: 53418


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