Engineering Trainer - Machining

Job Roles:
Organisation Type:
Higher Education Institution
Contract Type:
Full Time
Subject Area:
Construction and Engineering Trades
Contract Term:
Salary Description:
£31,866 to £40,322 per annum
13th Nov 2019
Start Date:
The University of Sheffield
Job Ref:

Faculty: Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre
Department: AMRC Training Centre
Location: Highfield Lane, Catcliffe, Rotherham, S60 5BL
Salary: Grade 7 £31,866 to £40,322 per annum. Potential to progress to £44,045 per annum through sustained exceptional contribution
Closing Date: 13th December 2019


Are you interested in working for a world top 100 university?

We have an exciting opportunity at the Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre’s Training Centre for enthusiastic and
proactive individuals to support and inspire our learners.

You will be part of a group of Trainers who provide vital teaching to our apprentices so that they successfully complete their apprenticeships with the practical skills needed to perform in their roles. We currently have over 500 apprentices in learning, either undertaking training at the AMRC or developing their skills in industry. You will be required to deliver Machining based training in the workshop and will be responsible for the curriculum development, delivery and assessment of the engineering training for both the apprenticeship and technical pathways.

You will be required to deliver Machining based training in a workshop environment. Primarily around Hand Fitting Techniques, Manual Machining (Turning) and CNC Machining (Turning). You will also be expected to support enrichment activities, Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths events to promote the AMRC Training Centre. Some of these will be out of normal working hours. You will also be responsible for developing delivery methods and materials.

You will be:

• Minimum Level 3 qualification in engineering (BTEC/NVQ/C&G/HNC) and/or relevant experience.
• Effective verbal and written communication skills, both written and verbal, report writing skills, experience of
delivering presentations, communicating to staff and stakeholders at all levels.
• Ability to develop creative approaches to problem solving.
• A strong working knowledge of safeguarding principles and procedures.
• Excellent time management and organisational skills and an understanding of meeting deadlines.

The AMRC Training Centre is part of the University of Sheffield’s Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC). Our cutting-edge Training Centre is an amazing place, with state of the art machinery and technology, teaching rooms and learning areas. As well as advanced apprenticeships, we also deliver higher education courses, including engineering degree apprenticeships, leadership training up to MBA level, and technical qualifications to help engineers improve their skills.

About the University

We’re one of the best not-for-profit organisations to work for in the UK. The University’s Total Reward Package includes a competitive salary, a generous Pension Scheme and annual leave entitlement, as well as access to a range of learning and development courses to support your personal and professional development.

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Closing Date:
Contact Details:
The University of Sheffield
Tel: 0114 222 7881
Contact: Wendy Pearce

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