Vacancy: Technical Skills Instructor in Aeronautical Engineering at De Montfort University

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Technical Skills Instructor (Aeronautical Engineering)

Reference: T-60999803-02

Location: Leicester
Faculty / Function: Faculty of Technology
Salary: Grade E – £27,511 – £33,797
Closing Date: 02 February 2020
Contract Type: Permanent
Contracted Hours per week: Full Time

De Montfort University (DMU) is an ambitious, globally-minded institution with a relentless focus on delivering quality teaching and learning, and a campus-wide focus on providing a sector-leading student experience. Our Gold award in the 2017 Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) is testament to our consistently outstanding teaching and learning excellence to enable an environment where students can thrive and take this into their careers.

Faculty / Directorate

The Faculty of Computing Sciences, Engineering and Media is home to a diverse range of courses taught by experienced academics in professional facilities equipped with cutting-edge technology equipping students with the skills and specialist knowledge to solve real-world problems.


An opportunity has arisen for a talented and experienced “hands on” Technical Skills Instructor (Aeronautical Engineering). Working as a member of the technical staff team in the School of Engineering and Sustainable Development, you will assist in the provision of technical support to staff and students in their teaching and research activities.

Your main duties will include providing a comprehensive and efficient technical service to support the day-to-day running of the Aeronautical Laboratories and associated areas. Experience in the field of Aeronautical Engineering is essential. Knowledge of health & safety is critical.

Ideal Candidate

You will be expected to have experience of providing professional skills as described in the Job Description. You should be able to prioritise and organise workload with minimal supervision, have a high level of accuracy and strong attention to detail. You must be well motivated, flexible and able to work without close supervision as well as within a team environment.