Technical Services Manager

Location
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Salary
£38,535 - £48,775 p.a.
Posted
12 Jul 2017
Closes
14 Aug 2017
Sectors
IT, Management
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

School of Computing and Engineering
Technical Services Manager
£38,535 - £48,775 p.a.
Permanent, Full time
Huddersfield
Ref: R2994

We are looking for a unique individual for the role of Technical Services Manager within the School of Computing and Engineering’s engineering facilities.  This role requires a high level of technical experience as well as managerial practice.

The post will manage a full and comprehensive technical support service to the subject areas of Electrical, Mechanical and Music Technology within the Engineering and Technology Department of the School. It will further support the whole school in respect of wider technical issues and developments and also in the area of health and safety by taking the lead as area safety co-ordinator.

You will be educated to degree level in an electrical or mechanical related subject, with a post graduate qualification or equivalent post experience qualification, and be first aid qualified.  You will have extensive experience in an engineering support role and of managing a large and varied technical team.  Experience of electrical installations, complex machines and engineering design and development is also essential. Health and Safety management is key to this role.

You will have a broad knowledge of the engineering and technology discipline and technical direction.  Knowledge of health and safety issues and practices is also essential.  You will have excellent communication skills and be able to work independently and as part of a team.  Good customer care skills are important as is the ability to manage change strategically and effectively. The ability to undertake lifting activities and work at height is essential for this role.

The post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

The full requirements of the post are available in the recruitment pack.

For further details about this post and to make an application please visit our website.

Closing date: 14 August 2017

Interview date: 14 September 2017

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