Vacancy: Assistant Technical Officer (Makers) at Manchester Metropolitan University

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Assistant Technical Officer (Makers)

*this post is now closed*


Reference: 3191

Location: Manchester Metropolitan University
Faculty / Function: Professional Services
Salary: Grade 4 (£20,675 to £22,417)
Closing Date: December 4th 2020

Contract Type: Fixed term
Contracted Hours per week: 25

Manchester Metropolitan University is one of the UK’s most inspiring higher education institutions, offering the opportunity for passionate and committed individuals to make a difference to the lives of people and communities locally, nationally and internationally. We recognise the key contribution our colleagues make by Staff being one of our four strategic priorities.

A large and diverse team of technicians ensure that the University functions efficiently and delivers the levels of student experience both our undergraduates and postgraduates deserve and expect of us.

The role:

Technical Services at MMU are recruiting a number of fixed term, part time technical roles to support students working in our creative technical faculties at the Manchester School of Art and Manchester Fashion Institute, which are part of the Arts and Humanities faculty.

Makers Team

We are looking for 4x candidates with a keen interest in one of the following disciplines:  Glass, Ceramics and Plaster, Metal and/or Textile Print in order to provide outstanding customer service. The successful candidates will have experience in at least one of the specialist areas, excellent communication skills, a hands on approach to all tasks, ability to work in a flexible manner and the knowledge and skills to provide help and support to students and colleagues as required.

If you feel you are a good match and have the relevant skills and experience: Please apply, with a recent CV and short covering letter (300-500 words) outlining why you would be ideal for the role.

Please be aware that you will be required to undertake training as soon as you start. This training might take place during the daytime depending on availability.

If you would like more information about this vacancy, please contact Julia Malle, Technical Services Manager – Makers,