Teaching Technician Ref 5651

School/department: School of Engineering & Informatics
Hours:  full time or part time hours considered up to a maximum of 36.5 per week. Requests for flexible working options will be considered (subject to business need).
Contract: Fixed term until  31 December 2021
Reference: 5651
Salary: starting at £30,046 to £33,797 per annum, pro rata if part time
Placed on: 30 March 2021
Closing date:  20 April 2021.  Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date. 
Expected interview date: To be confirmed
Expected start date: To be confirmed

Job description

This vacancy is only open to those currently employed by the University.

The School of Engineering & Informatics is looking for a motivated and committed person to provide effective cover for our John Clifford West (JCW) facility for teaching and research laboratories. The post requires a proactive approach, initiative and the ability to work independently as well as within the broader academic and technical teams.

The post holder will be highly organised, adaptable, flexible, have excellent interpersonal skills and able to deal with a broad range of requests and tasks that arise in the diverse teaching and research areas of the school. Experience within the motorsport industry will be advantageous.

General responsibility under the Technical Services Manager for the operation of the laboratory facilities in the John Clifford West building.  Ensuring a safe and tidy working environment is maintained at all times, work with & supervise Formula Student, Formula Student Electric, Formula Student Concept & Powerstorm student teams over the summer period, ensure labs are set up & supported in the summer term. 

The University of Sussex values the diversity of its staff and students and we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.


Visa Sponsorship Queries:
If you require visa sponsorship from the University of Sussex to undertake this role, you can find further information on our Visa page or contact HRCompliance@sussex.ac.uk to discuss your personal circumstances and whether you meet the criteria

How to apply

Download our professional services application form - Dec 2020 [DOC 203.00KB] and Personal details and equal opportunities form [DOC 110.00KB] and fill in all sections.

You must email your completed application, and personal details and equal opportunities form, to enginfrecruitment@sussex.ac.uk 

You should attach your application form and all documents to the email in PDF format (we are unable to accept applications as google.docs or .pages) 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.

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