Head of Accelerator Operations

SESAME is the first synchrotron light source built in the Middle East, located in Allan (Jordan). The facility consists of a 20 MeV Microtron, an 800 MeV Booster synchrotron and a 2.5 GeV electron storage ring. Two beamlines are in operation (X-Ray Absorption and Infrared), while three further beamlines will follow in the next two years, to carry out world-class research in virtually all fields of Science.

SESAME offers a vibrating and stimulating international environment with great possibility of scientific and technical growth. SESAME is seeking to recruit a motivated Engineer or Physicist to lead the operation of all the accelerators of the facility.

SESAME uses state-of-the-art instrumentation and techniques to ensure the continuous operation of the three accelerators and of the running beamlines. SESAME strives to delivering a safe and reliable beam to serve the user community in their experiments, maintaining a high availability and a quick fault s analysis. The Operation Group will work on a regular 24 hour, 7 day, continuous year round shift system.

Submission deadline: The position will remain open until it is filled.

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