Power Systems Laboratory Engineer

Bristol, United Kingdom
£33,797 - £38,017
Friday, 20 September 2019
End of advertisement period
Sunday, 6 October 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Division/School School of Civil, Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering
Contract type Open Ended
Working pattern Full time
Salary £33,797 - £38,017
Closing date for applications 06-Oct-2019

The University of Bristol seeks a Power Systems Engineer to join them at their Research & Development Laboratory. The Power Systems Laboratory Engineer will act as an electrical systems specialist supporting the safe implementation of industrial electronic systems including electrical drives/inverter and high-power systems.

The role will support Faculty of Engineering staff and researchers to deploy and use electric drives and invertor systems to support research activities. You will be comfortable with first principles use and configuration of electric drives and invertors. Your expert knowledge will allow you advise others in how best to use electric drives, to the edge of their capability, and for novel and ingenious applications. You will understand the health and safety implications arising from design and installation decisions and be happy ensuring they are managed. You will be able to explain your knowledge to, and advise others, in a clear and confident manner.

Located in the Faculty of Engineering in the heart of our Clifton Campus you will facilitate the use of electric drives and invertors to support cutting-edge research.

This post is being offered on a full time, open-ended contract. Job sharing and flexible working hours are negotiable. The University offers excellent employee benefits, including a generous annual leave entitlement, pension schemes and continual opportunities for staff development and training.

For informal discussion about the posts, you are welcome to contact:

Dr Jason Yon,

It is anticipated that interviews will take place shortly after the closing date.

We welcome applications from all members of our community and are particularly encouraging those from diverse groups, such as members of the LGBT+ and BAME communities, to join us.