date for applications is 10/2 at midnight.
to this role the University must ensure that it meets any
applicable immigration requirements, including salary thresholds
which are applicable to some visas.
and role purpose:
of Engineering is consistently one of the very best UK engineering
departments with an outstanding reputation for excellence in
teaching, research and employability of our students. The
Department is ranked 4th in the Guardian and 6th in the Times and
Sunday Times Good University Guide 2021 in the UK for General
Engineering. Ranked in the top five in the UK for Research Impact
at REF 2014, this dynamic Department is an excellent place to work.
The strategic vision for the Department includes a growth plan of
over 50% over the next five years, with a significant enhancement
of the research challenge portfolio and a drive to enrich our
undergraduate, postgraduate taught and postgraduate research
provision. It is an exciting time to join this expanding Department
and make your mark.
The Department holds an Athena SWAN
Bronze Award, recognising our commitment to diversity in STEM
academic and reflecting the supportive and positive environment
within the Department.
The post holder will be responsible
to the Senior Technical Operations Manager and will be expected to
support the research and experimental activities associated with
the Engineering Clean Room and related laboratories. The post
holder will proactively engage with academic, postdoctoral research
and technical support colleagues, as well as students, within and
external to the Department, including industry, to ensure that
activities are undertaken to an appropriate standard.
Engage with users
to support their work, including providing specialist training,
measurement and fabrication support.
assistance in the design and implementation of new measurement
capabilities (e.g. structural, electronic, and optical) and
manufacturing processes (e.g. electrospinning, slot-die
Ensure business continuity in Clean
Room operations and associated experimental activity.