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Assistant Mechanical Engineer

Engineering & Maintenance

Location:  Highfield Campus
Salary:   £30,395 to £37,345
Full Time Permanent
Closing Date:  Friday 08 March 2019
Interview Date:   Wednesday 24 April 2019
Reference:  1108219TD

The University of Southampton is a research intensive university and a founding member of the prestigious Russell Group. Our successes are acknowledged in international and UK league table rankings and with prestigious awards. 

An exciting opportunity has arisen within the Mechanical Engineering Operations Team for an Assistant Mechanical Engineer to join our established team to oversee the delivery of planned and reactive maintenance on the Mechanical and Plumbing systems across the University's estate.

You will be based at the Highfield Campus and be expected to travel to other sites as you are responsible for the delivery of statutory and mandatory maintenance work on our varied estate which consists of a mixture of newly constructed and older buildings. 

The successful applicant will hold relevant qualifications in a Mechanical or Plumbing discipline and successfully completed an apprenticeship or eqivalent training programme.   

To informally discuss the position, please contact Mr Daniel Cole (email: Phone: +44 (0)23 80 5940 31)

Application procedure:

You should submit your completed online application form at The application deadline will be midnight on the closing date stated above. If you need any assistance, please call Charlene Tyson (Recruitment Team) on +44 (0) 23 8059 6803. Please quote reference 1108219TD on all correspondence.

Further details:

We believe equality, diversity and inclusion are fundamental to making the University of Southampton a welcoming, vibrant and successful organisation. Having a diverse workforce, inclusive of people of all ages and beliefs, from different racial backgrounds, educational and social backgrounds opens up a wealth of possibilities, makes us more creative and accelerates our impact on society. We welcome applicants that value diversity of our community and are willing to play their part in supporting the mission of inclusivity. 

Please note that applications from agencies will not be accepted unless indicated on the job. 

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