Technical Manager

£34304 - £40927 per annum
18 Oct 2021
End of advertisement period
08 Nov 2021
Durham University
Contract Type
Full Time

The Department and role purpose:

Durham Earth Sciences is one of the very best UK Earth Science departments with an outstanding reputation for excellence in teaching and research. We have a vibrant community of around 35 academic staff, 25 research & technical staff, and 10 professional service staff. We have around 70 research students and around 300 undergraduates. The Department has a wide range of analytical facilities that underpins our work, including state of the art geochemical, geophysical, rock mechanics, rheological, and imaging equipment. Further details can be found here

The Department has been awarded an Athena SWAN Bronze Award recognising our commitment to advancing women's careers in STEM academia and reflecting the supportive and positive environment within the Department.

Applicants are invited for a Facilities Manager a key departmental role with a diverse range of responsibilities including overseeing the facilities management of both the general departmental space, teaching rooms and the laboratories, proactively engaging with colleagues to ensure an appropriate, effective level of service.

What you are required to submit

1. A CV;

2. A covering letter which details your experience, strengths and potential in the requirements set out in the essential and desirable criteria;

3. A Word document with examples of how you satisfy the person specification and the Realising your Potential Approach criteria. Please ensure you give detailed examples of how you meet these criteria if requested.