Technician in Art and Design
Creative Arts and Design,Fine Art,Design,Other Creative Arts
Short info about job
Company: University of Chester
Department: Department of Art and Design
Salary: £23,558 to £25,728 per annum
Hours: Full Time
Contract type: Permanent
Type / Role: Academic or Research
Phone: +44-1206 8005706
Fax: +44-1555 9953308
Detail information about job Technician in Art and Design. Terms and conditions vacancy
The Department of Art and Design is a vibrant and established element of the University of Chester, providing undergraduate and postgraduate programmes across a range of visual arts and design disciplines based at the recently refurbished Kingsway Campus in Chester.
We require a flexible, organised, and innovative individual to support the realisation of ideas through making across the Product and Interior Design courses, with experience in both hands-on making and digital output. The role will involve supporting students in realising of their concepts/designs – especially in mock-ups for testing and development and in model-making/prototyping to presentation levels.
Your duties will include the day-to-day running of the 3D construction workshop, assisting students to extend their analogue and digital skills and understanding of technical construction, assembly, and finishing processes. Experience and knowledge of model making, industrial manufacturing process, and digital making would be a distinct advantage.
For an informal discussion regarding this post please contact:Dr Alan Summers, Programme Leader for Product [email protected]
Candidates may download further details from our website at www.chester.ac.uk/jobs/ and apply for the post via our Online Recruitment Website quoting reference number RA001748.
Closing date: 7th September 2017.