EDMC - Workshop Technician at the University of Southampton

Location:  Highfield Campus

Salary:   £23,700 to £25,138 Per annum

Full Time Permanent

Closing Date:  Thursday 07 March 2024

Interview Date:   To be confirmed

Reference:  2613724DA 

You will play a key role in supporting our Students, Technical and Academic colleagues by carrying out essential routine tasks in the EDMC and its associated workshops. 

It is essential that you have some experience of working around machinery especially within an engineering workshop… e.g. Lathes, Mills, Drills, Grinders and CNC machinery etc. and you will be able to demonstrate a sound understanding of the Health and Safety regulations that govern the safe working of this equipment. You will also demonstrate a commitment to providing a customer focused approach.

You should have a basic idea of recycling and sustainability and be prepared to use your initiative to achieve our goals.    

You will join one of the UK’s most dynamic centres for engineering and environmental research and education in the UK., rated number one for research power in REF2014 and listed in the Worlds top 100 Universities. 

The University is a signatory of the Technician Commitment and a partner affiliate of the National Technician Development Centre (NTDC). We are committed to supporting our technical staff and offer a wide range of opportunities including networking, mentoring, training, professional registration and career development. We really value all our technical staff and recognise the broad range of skills they have in support of education, research and enterprise activities. By joining you will be part of a bigger technical community, offering support and guidance.

As a university we aim to create an environment where everyone can thrive and are proactive in fostering a culture of inclusion, respect and equality of opportunity. We believe that we can only truly meet our objectives if we are reflective of society, so we are passionate about creating a working environment in which you are free to bring your whole self to work. With a generous holiday allowance as well as additional university closure days we are committed to supporting our staff and students and open to a flexible working approach.

This role does not qualify for Skilled Worker Visa sponsorship. To explore alternative UK visas, see gov.uk.

Apply by midnight on the closing date. For assistance contact Recruitment on +44(0)2380 592750  or recruitment@soton.ac.uk quoting the job number.