Opportunities with GBSIoT

The government has established high-quality Institutes of Technology (IoTs) to provide employers with a skilled workforce and students with a clear route to technical employment.

The Greater Birmingham & Solihull IoT (GBSIoT) specialises in Engineering and Manufacturing and is a consortium led by Solihull College & University Centre, Aston University and Birmingham City University, working alongside South and City College Birmingham as a core partner and supported by BMET College, University College Birmingham and the University of Birmingham.

GBSIoT jointly design, develop and widen education and training opportunities aligned to the latest skills needs of leading employers in the sector.

Greater Birmingham & Solihull Institute of Technology Technical Services Engineer

Post No: SS478

Salary £40,914 per annum


Fixed term to 31st July 2024

We wish to recruit a dynamic GBSIoT Technical Services Engineer to develop, supervise and provide technical and IT support to the GBSIoT team and our stakeholders for a range of programmes to optimise investment into Europe’s largest educational Cyber Physical Manufacturing Rig (CPMR). The Technical Services Engineer must be able to provide support to academic colleagues and students and assist in promoting effective learning, teaching and assessment practices and/or to assist in research and knowledge transfer activities.

Candidates will need to evidence they have undertaken relevant technical, software and hardware training together with proven experience of using and maintaining automation and robotics equipment. A sound working knowledge of Industry 4.0 principles and the ability to support research study and curriculum development programmes will be vital in this new and exciting role within the GBSIoT.

Closing date: Sunday 16th January 2022

Apply here: Job profile (webitrent.com)