Numeric Manufacture Workshop Manager (BMADE)

University College London - School of Architecture

We are looking for a Numeric Manufacturing Workshop Manager to work within our established and successful workshop facility - Bartlett Manufacturing and Design Exchange (B-made). The primary aim of BMADE is to incorporate a diversity of workshops into an integrated and cutting edge centre that supports teaching as well as advanced research activities in the School of Architecture. In parallel, BMADE aims to reinforce the School’s relationship with industry and associated disciplines as a national and international resource for innovation in design and manufacturing exchange.

In this role, you will be responsible for the daily management of the Numeric Manufacture within B-made and work in collaboration with a team of colleagues from each of its subsidiary components, towards the cohesive integration and evolution of facilities in accordance with strategic plans for the Bartlett School of Architecture and the Bartlett Faculty of Built Environment as a whole. In this regard, you will maintain the effective provision of service, support and teaching within the field of digital fabrication and design.

You will have a first degree and higher degree in a design related discipline or equivalent background in manufacturing and/or engineering, together with experience in managing and developing advanced workshops or fabrication facilities.

Experience of high quality fabrication and skilled craft using Numeric Manufacturing techniques, installing and operating Digital Fabrication machinery, Computer Aided Design fluency for manufacture and Computer Aided Machining in both 2D and 3D operations, and both additive and subtractive techniques, are also essential requirements of the role.

As a highly organized individual you will have experience of prioritizing workload and working under pressure, together with communicating information to others clearly and concisely, both in person and in writing.

Applicants should apply online. To access further details about the position and how to apply please click on the ‘Apply’ button below.

If you have any queries regarding the vacancy or application process, please contact Emmy Green on  or 020 3108 6172. Informal queries are welcome to Peter Scully at

Latest time for the submission of applications: 23:59.

Interview Date: TBC

We particularly welcome applications from black and minority ethnic candidates as they are under-represented within UCL at this level.

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