Technical Specialist – Electronics Engineering Ref 9417

School/department: Engineering and Informatics – Technical Services
Hours: full time or part time hours  considered up to a maximum of 1 FTE / 36.5 hours
Requests for flexible working options will be considered (subject to business need).
Contract: permanent 
Reference: 9417
Salary: starting at £31,411 to £35,333 per annum, pro rata if part time
Placed on: 04 November 2022.
Closing date: 14 December 2022. Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date.
Expected Interview date: TBC
Expected start date: ASAP

Job description

The School of Engineering & Informatics is looking for a motivated and committed person to provide effective cover across the school to assist with teaching, research and student project work. 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, research and project areas of the school. Ensuring a safe and tidy working environment is maintained at all times, work with & supervise student teams with in the school. Experience within the HV & LV control will be advantageous.

The University is committed to equality and valuing diversity, and applications are particularly welcomed from women and black and minority ethnic candidates, who are under-represented in academic posts in Science, Technology, Engineering, Medicine and Mathematics (STEMM) at Sussex.

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

You can find out more about our values and our EDI Strategy,  Inclusive Sussex, on our webpages.

Download job description and person specification 9417 [PDF 194.11KB]

The University requires that work undertaken for the University is performed from the UK. 

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How to apply

Download our professional services application form - Dec 2020 [DOC 203.00KB] and Personal Details and Equal Opportunities Form [DOC 119.50KB] 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 in PDF format (we are unable to accept applications as 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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