Laboratory Manufacturing Technician

University of Leeds

Leeds, United Kingdom

ID: 7249022 (Ref.No. FBSBM1210)
Posted: May 30, 2024

Job Description


Are you looking for a new and exciting challenge working within the Faculty in one of the UKs top Universities? Do you want to provide manufacturing and technical support to world leading research throughout the Faculty?

We are looking for a professional and proactive individual to join our technical team to support manufacturing and general activities within the Faculty of Biological Sciences.

You will be providing manufacturing support for biomedical research laboratories. You will be responsible for machining designs to close tolerances from various sources using your effective technical skills on a range of manual manufacturing equipment.

For this role, you should have served a recognised mechanical engineering apprenticeship or equivalent and have subsequent relevant experience of working in an engineering environment.  Comprehensive skills in manual machining are essential. You should have a good understanding and experience in mechnical engineering principles, 3D software, design and manufacturing. You should also have a broad knowledge and experience in basic repair and maintenance of fabrication machines such as 3D printers and small tool equipment.


What we offer in return

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact: 

Luke Blumler, Lead Technician, School of Biomedical Sciences

Email: [email protected] 


Location:  Leeds - Main Campus
Faculty/Service:  Faculty of Biological Sciences
School/Institute:  School of Biomedical Sciences
Category:  Technical Support
Grade:  Grade 5
Salary:  £25,742 to £29,605 per annum
Working Time:  35 hours
Post Type:  Full Time
Contract Type:  Ongoing
Release Date:  Wednesday 29 May 2024
Closing Date:  Wednesday 26 June 2024
Reference:  FBSBM1210

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