Vacancy: Technical Specialist (Avionics and Aerodynamics) at The University of Manchester (Closed)

By 21st February 2023 March 21st, 2023 Closed Vacancies

Technical Specialist (Avionics & Aerodynamics)

Job reference: SAE-019501

Location: Oxford Road, Manchester

Closing date (DD/MM/YYYY): 20/03/2023

Salary: £33,309 – £40,927 per annum depending on experience

Employment type: Permanent

Faculty/Organisation: Science and Engineering

Division: FSE Technical Services

Hours Per Week: Full time

Contract Duration: Permanent

School / Directorate: Faculty Office – Science and Engineering




The University of Manchester ( is one of the largest single-site universities in the UK, with one of the biggest student communities. In total, 25 Nobel Prize winners have worked or studied here and 83% of our research was ranked as ‘world-leading’ or ‘internationally excellent’ by the Research Excellence Framework in 2014. Furthermore, more than nine out of ten of our recent graduates go straight into employment or continued studies. The Faculty of Science and Engineering (FSE) plays an important and essential role in this success. FSE comprises two multi-discipline Schools; the School of Engineering and the School of Natural Sciences, each led by a Head of School and Head of School Operations. The School of Engineering is made up of four academic departments and the School of Natural Sciences is made up of five academic departments. For more information please visit

As an equal opportunities employer we welcome applicants from all sections of the community regardless of age, sex, gender (or gender identity), ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation and transgender status.  All appointments are made on merit.​​​​​​​

Our University is positive about flexible working – you can find out more here

Blended working arrangements may be considered

Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CVs or applications from Recruitment Agencies.

Enquiries about the vacancy, shortlisting and interviews:

Reporting to: Andrew Kennaugh


General enquiries:


Technical support:

This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date.

Please see the link below for the Further Particulars document which contains the person specification criteria.