Mechanical Technician

University of Sussex - Department of Engineering and Design

School of Engineering and Informatics

Salary range: starting at £28,452 and rising to £32,004 per annum.


The School recently received £10M which is being invested in a new Computing, Robotics, Electronics and Mechatronics Centre (CREaM), consequentially the Department of Engineering and Design has opportunities for additional mechanical technicians. This post may be of interest to a person who has served an apprenticeship, and can operate standard workshop equipment including lathes, and milling machines; and CNC machines.  

The successful applicant will be part of the technical team working to enable staff and students to fulfil their teaching and research goals. The work is varied, and ranges from high precision machining for complex research projects; through to helping students design and manufacture a racing car which is tested in competition with other universities at Silverstone, in the annual Formula Student event.  

Informal enquiries can be made to Professor D J Mynors, Head of school

Applications should be received by midnight on the closing date.

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