Graduate / Postgraduate Manufacturing Systems Specialist (KTP Associate)

Newport, (Casnewydd)
£23,500 - £26,000 per annum
22 Nov 2018
13 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Graduate/Postgraduate Manufacturing Systems Specialist (KTP Associate)

Cardiff Business School

Salary: £23,500 - £26,000 per annum

Vacancy Number: 8026BR

Cardiff Business School is widely regarded as one of the leading business and management schools in the UK, ranked 6th in the UK for the quality of its research in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF). We educate over 3,500 students annually, including over 1,500 international students. Cardiff Business School has an international faculty of world-leading scholars. Our research reputation has helped us become an attractive centre of scholarship for colleagues from the UK and beyond. As the world’s first Public Value Business School, Cardiff Business School has a commitment to delivering societal as well as economic value though the undertaking of world leading inter-disciplinary research addressing the grand challenges facing communities, business and organisations.

Shine Food Machinery Ltd

Established over 40 years ago, Shine Food Machinery design, specify, manufacture, and install commercial kitchens for a wide range of customers in both the catering and construction markets. In the last decade alone, Shine has delivered on over £100 million of professional catering environments, and are the leading specialist subcontractor to the construction industry.

Shine provides a variety of services to the Catering and construction markets, including full BIM construction packages, bespoke manufacture of stainless steel extraction systems, back of house equipment, and full servery counters. This is delivered through a full co-ordination process tailored and offered to suit a client’s requirements, using effective project management and installation.

Shine Food Machinery are proud to remain a wholly family owned company, retaining the values and ethics instilled by its founder, John Shine some 40 years ago, whilst modernising our systems, procedures, processes and plant to remain efficient and competitive in the manufacturing and construction marketplace of today. Extensive reinvestment has funded internal expansion and development of impressive design and manufacture methodologies where our continuous improvement culture as produced a value added not engineered ethos. We are proud to be members of CESA and were founder participants of both the FCSI allied and the Catering for a Sustainable Future Group.

This is a full time position, fixed-term for 24 months. The position will be located at Shine Food Machinery’s premises in Newport, South Wales.

Informal enquiries regarding this position should be directed to Dr Daniel Eyers ( / 02920 874516).

For more information on KTP please visit

Closing date: Thursday, 13 December 2018.

Cardiff University is committed to supporting and promoting equality and diversity and to creating an inclusive working environment. We believe this can be achieved through attracting, developing, and retaining a diverse range of staff from many different backgrounds who have the ambition to create a University which seeks to fulfil our social, cultural and economic obligation to Cardiff, Wales, and the world. In supporting our employees to achieve a balance between their work and their personal lives, we will also consider proposals for flexible working or job share arrangements. Cardiff Business School is particularly looking to recruit from under-represented groups within the School.