Location UK / Portadown Area
Job Type Fixed term contract
Salary See description
Updated 4 days ago
Excellent opportunity for a Innovation and Technology Specialist based in Portadown.
POST REF: SSRC19/68
POST: INNOVATION AND TECHNOLOGY SPECIALIST (Design or Mechanical Engineering)
DURATION: TEMPORARY (6 JANUARY 2020 UNTIL 18 DECEMBER 2020)
HOURS: 36 HOURS PER WEEK
GRADE: BAND 6 NJC 33 – 36
SALARY: £29,909 – £32,233 PER ANNUM
LOCATION: PORTADOWN (There will be a requirement to travel to other campuses)
REPORTS TO: BUSINESS SUPPORT AND INNOVATION MANAGER
BENEFITS: Competitive Occupational Pension scheme, Flexible Working, Free parking, 23 days annual leave plus 12 statutory holidays (pro-rata).
The Southern Regional College is seeking to appoint an Innovation and Technology Specialist (ITS) as part of its Business Support and Innovation team. The ITS’s primary role will be to help strengthen the College’s position as a primary provider of business support and knowledge transfer activity to local and regional business and industry.
The Business Support and Innovation centre aims to;
Working as a member of SRC’s Business Support and Innovation team, the post-holder will lead the College’s industry engagement in the area of Advanced Engineering focusing on areas including product development, prototyping and mechanical engineering. The post holder will be responsible for identifying, securing and delivering a range of technical projects, knowledge transfer services, specialist training and skills development programmes for business and industry clients.
The post-holder will work strategically to build relationships with a range of businesses, industry groups and academia with the aim of further developing SRCs capacity to provide quality and relevant support services to business clients whilst also contributing to the development of an industry focused curriculum.
Other Essential Criteria
A full current driving licence which enables you to drive in Northern Ireland, and access to a car for official business purposes. (Please refer to the General section in the application pack for further information).
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Completed application forms must be submitted not later than: Thursday 19th September 2019 at 4.00pm.
Southern Regional College is a child care organisation and complies with the requirements of the Safeguarding Regulations.
Southern Regional College is an Equal Opportunities Employer.