NORWICH UNIVERSITY OF THE ARTS

Technician: Media (Digital 3D)

Location
Norwich, Norfolk (GB)
Salary
£16,371 to £18,962 per annum
Posted
03 Jan 2018
End of advertisement period
19 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time

NORWICH UNIVERSITY OF THE ARTS

TECHNICIAN: MEDIA (Digital 3D) 0.6fte (22.2 hours per week)
 £16,371 to £18,962 per annum

Norwich University of the Arts (NUA) is a successful and expanding specialist university, offering high-quality education at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. Our dynamic, contemporary and creative provision in arts, design, architecture and media is delivered from a unique campus in the heart of the City of Norwich. Teaching at NUA has long been recognised as being of the very highest standard, and this was recently confirmed with the University achieving a Gold Award against the metrics of the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) 2017. Graduate employability curriculum relevance and creative practice are key factors in our acknowledged success and national profile. 

Extending our commitment to a high-quality student experience, we are recruiting a new member to our established technical support team for media. NUA’s specialist resources support Architecture and Digital 3D media creation within the context of a restored and RIBA award-winning, listed building. 

The technical resources include an architectural model making room, networked computer workshops, a digital film studio, large format scanning, large format inkjet printing, laser printing, laser cutting, 3D printing and a digital user experience lab.

The successful candidate will be a skilled Technician with proven professional experience in their specialist creative discipline from working in either a Higher Education or a commercial environment. The successful appointee, alongside expert-level practical skills, will demonstrate expertise in working with a range of professional hardware and software related to CAD, 2D and 3D digital creation and production. 

The post holder will demonstrate high levels of skill in digital fabrication, capture, processing, content management and outputting to relevant professional digital and physical formats.  

Experience of planning, preparing and delivering technical inductions to students or others will be an advantage to meet the requirements of the role. The post holder will join a team operating in busy workshop environments, sharing responsibility for the associated Health and Safety regulations, manual handling procedures and COSHH regulations. 

The University welcomes applications from candidates who are excellent team players who wish to join the successful academic and technical staff working across the undergraduate and postgraduate art, design, architecture and media provision at NUA.

Closing date: Friday 19th January
Interview date: Thursday 1st February

Application packs and further details for the above post are available at www.nua.ac.uk/jobs 

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