Technical Assistant (Fixed-Term)

Bournemouth University - Faculty of Media and Communication

At BU our vision is to create a stimulating, challenging and rewarding University experience, through sharing a unique fusion of education, research and professional practice and inspiring our students and staff to enrich the world. Our highly skilled and creative workforce is comprised of individuals drawn from a broad cross section of the globe, and who reflect a variety of backgrounds, talents, perspectives and experiences to build our global learning community.

The Faculty of Media & Communication at Bournemouth University is one of the largest of its kind in the world and has a global reputation for its media courses. As a member of the Technical Support Group within the Faculty of Media and Communication you will be working in technology rich media environment supporting professional broadcast equipment and facilities. Although the role is predominately Kit Room based there will be opportunities to support production activities in Animation, High Definition Television, Multi-Media Journalism, Radio and support for Faculty Audio Visual resources. You will need to be able to learn quickly, multi-task under pressure, commit to meet demanding production schedules and deliver front line excellent service.

This post is offered for up to 12 months on a fixed-term appointment or secondment basis to cover the secondment of an established member of staff.

For an informal discussion, please contact Keith Heyward, Technical Support Group Manager quoting “Technical Assistant Vacancy - 030025” in the subject line.

A detailed job descriptions and person specifications are available from our website together with an online application form. Alternatively, please telephone 01202 961130 (24 hour answerphone) quoting the appropriate reference.

BU is an equal opportunities employer which values a diverse workforce. We provide a supportive and inclusive environment where all individuals can fulfil their potential. Together, we share a common set of values rooted in inspirational learning, world-class research and the latest thinking. We provide a powerful fusion of research, education and professional practice, creating a unique academic experience.

Closing date: (Midnight) Thursday 28 September 2017

Interview date: TBC

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