Vacancy: Portable Appliance Test (PAT) Safety Technician at the University of Leeds (Closed)

By 7th June 2022 November 15th, 2022 Closed Vacancies

Portable Appliance Test (PAT) Safety Technician

This vacancy is now closed.

Reference: EPSFO1035

Location: Leeds – Main Campus
Faculty/Service: Faculty of Engineering & Physical Sciences
School/Institute: EPS Faculty Offices
Category: Technical Support
Grade: Grade 3
Salary: £18,212 to £19,623 p.a.
Working Time: 35 hours per week
Post Type: Full Time
Contract Type: Ongoing
Closing Date: Thursday 30 June 2022

Do you hold a City & Guilds qualification in Portable Appliance Testing (2377-77) or equivalent experience in testing portal appliances or electrical equipment?  We invite you to join our safety team responsible for the portable appliance testing of equipment in the Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences?

The University of Leeds is one of the top 100 universities in the world and you have the chance to work in one of the leading Engineering faculties in the country.  With this opportunity, you will be able to develop and grow your skills in a relaxed and friendly environment.

Most of your time will be spent testing portable appliances throughout the buildings of Engineering and Physical Sciences Schools using a range of modern testing and data logging equipment.  You will work under the supervision of the electronics services manager in a small team of dedicated PA testing technicians who form part of a wider team supporting the Faculty’s electronics research and teaching support.


What we offer in return

  • 25 days holiday plus 15.5 Bank Holidays/days that the University is closed by custom (including Christmas) – That’s over 40 days a year!
  • Final Salary pension – the University contributes 21.4% of salary.
  • Health and Wellbeing: Discounted staff membership options at The Edge, our state-of-the-art Campus gym, with a pool, sauna, climbing wall, cycle circuit, and sports halls.
  • Personal Development: Access to courses run by our Organisational Development & Professional Learning team, and self-development courses including languages, Creative Writing, Wellbeing Therapies and much more.
  • Access to on-site childcare, shopping discounts and travel schemes are also available.

And much more!