Electrical Installation or Mechanical Technician (Supply)

Inverness, Highland
£23,932 - £27,470 pro rata 1 FTE
14 Sep 2021
28 Sep 2021
Job Level
Job Function
Academic Support
Contract Type
Full Time

We are one of the largest partners of the University of the Highlands and Islands, a partnership of 13 colleges and research institutions comprising Scotland’s newest university.

As the UK’s leading tertiary education provider, we deliver both further education and higher education courses and that makes us different from traditional institutions. Through an innovative approach to learning and some of the best online learning technologies, we offer our students the complete learner journey, where they have choice and flexibility to study from access level right through to PhD.

Inverness College UHI is at the heart of the community. Working closely with businesses and stakeholders, our curriculum and research capacity is designed to meet the ever-evolving needs of industry and support the strengths and ambitions of the region. Through a personalised approach, we help our students discover their right path, providing them with a combination of qualification and job-ready skills to succeed in the workplace. Inverness College UHI has locations at Inverness Campus and also the Scottish School of Forestry (Balloch), a growing hub for research, innovation and enterprise set within a 215 acre site. 

We are seeking an enthusiastic, dedicated member of staff to work with us as a Technician on a supply basis.

We are looking for the correct person to support us in delivery of our practical activities. If you have proven experience of practical technical ability in either electrical installation or mechanical engineering, you might be this person, and we would like to hear from you. Working with other technicians and on your own, you will support lecturers by ensuring materials and apparatus are available for use by students in workshop activities. This includes working in the relevant programme team to build relevant apparatus and provide demonstrations to colleagues and students, as necessary.

The successful candidate will be highly motivated and able to plan and complete their work to departmental objectives. They will also have a passion to support students to learn.

Please note: the successful post holder will need to pass a satisfactory PVG Scheme membership through Disclosure Scotland prior to commencing employment.

Application Closing Date: 28 September

Shortlisting will take place on 29 September

Interviews will be held on 8 October

For informal queries regarding this post, please contact Inverness College UHI Recruitment team on Recruitment.ic@uhi.ac.uk or 01463 273210

For further information about the role including job description and application form please visit the vacancies section of our website via the apply link.