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Electronics Technician

Technician Group

Location:  Highfield Campus
Salary:   £25,217 to £30,046 per annum
Full Time Permanent
Closing Date:  Sunday 29 December 2019
Interview Date:   Thursday 06 February 2020
Reference:  1215319DA

Imagine an environment that allows you the opportunity to 'change the world' - this will be your reality.  Based in our Engineering Design and Manufacturing Centre you will be working with our academic community (Lecturers and Professors) along with our eager students to help them bring their creations to life. In this pivotal role you will translate your high levels of technical expertise into terminology that is understood by those less experienced and be persuasive in your approach to ensure ideas that are not well formed result in a positive outcome.  

You will not be afraid to challenge norms and pitch in with new ideas to ensure you deliver an efficient and effective results whilst adhering the mandatory health and safety regulations are adhered to. This is a truly immersive role that puts you at the heart of the student experience and moulding our future.

Your designated working hours are 08.30 am – 4.30 pm with a 1 hour break - Monday to Friday. On occasions you may be required to work outside of these times as designated by the Head of Department or their representative.

Equality, diversity and Inclusion is central to the ethos in the School of Engineering. In recognition of our continued commitment to improving equality for women in science we were awarded an Athena SWAN bronze in 2013 and 2016.   We give full consideration to applicants that wish to work flexibly including part-time and due consideration will be given to applicants who have taken a career break. The University has a generous maternity policy*, onsite childcare facilities

The University of Southampton is in the top 1% of world universities and in the top 10 of the UK’s research-intensive universities. The University of Southampton is committed to sustainability and being a globally responsible university and has recently been awarded the Platinum EcoAward. Our vision is to embed the principles of sustainability into all aspects of our individual and collective work, integrating sustainable development into our business planning, policy-making, and professional activities. This commits all of our staff and students to take responsibility for managing their activities to minimise harm to the environment, whether this through switching off non-essential electrical equipment or using the recycling facilities.

*subject to qualifying criteria

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 Ita Holmes (Recruitment Team) on +44 (0) 23 8059 9002. Please quote reference 1215319DA  on all correspondence.

The closing date for this job opportunity has now passed, and applications are no longer being accepted for this position

Further details:

We aim to be an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community. Please note that applications from agencies will not be accepted unless indicated in the job advert.

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