Assistant Technician

School/department: School of Engineering and Informatics, Department of Informatics
Hours: Full time
Contract: Fixed term for twelve months
Reference: 2583
Salary: starting at £20,989 and rising to £24,285 per annum
Placed on: 3 October 2017
Closing date:  27 October 2017.  Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date. 
Expected start date: ASAP

Job description

The School is continuing to invest in the Department of Informatics and consequently additional opportunities have arisen for support. This post would be suitable for a person who would like to work in a team undertaking a variety of activities with a focus on digital media, from both an operational and development perspective. 

The successful applicant will be part of the Media Technology team working to enable staff and students to fulfil their teaching, research and production goals. The work is varied, and includes high quality production, technology development, studio maintenance and helping students with media-technology based project work.

The basic holiday entitlement is 20 working days a year plus days when the University operates minimum services (at present 4 at Christmas, 2 at Easter), plus public/bank holidays, a total of 34 days a year.

Download the full job description and person specification Ref 2583 [PDF 127.56KB]

How to apply

Download our non-academic application form [DOC 183.00KB] and personal details and equal opportunities form [DOC 162.50KB] and fill in all sections.

You must email your completed application, and personal details and equal opportunities form, to

You should attach your application form and all documents to the email (don't use a web-based upload/weblink service) and use the format job reference number / job title / your name in the subject line.

You can also send your application by post to Human Resources Division, Sussex House, University of Sussex, Falmer, Brighton, BN1 9RH.

Download our terms and conditions summary for Technical Staff Terms and Conditions [DOC 34.50KB]

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