To oversee the delivery of support for the School of the Built Environment & Architecture and ensure that it is done so to the highest standards across its portfolio of architecture, civil & building services engineering, quantity & building surveying, and property & construction management, the university is currently looking for an exceptional technical services manager.
The direct liaison with senior managers and academics to ensure that the school’s delivery needs are understood and met, the effective management of their own team to support, inspire, and develop technical excellence, and the development of strong working relationships with coworkers across the LSBU group will all be crucial components of this role.
You will possess substantial technical expertise for working on and successfully completing projects in a setting such as higher education or the workplace.
You will have acquired significant competence within your own subject and the self-assurance to actively manage and lead technical teams as needed.
Excellent organizational skills and the ability to fluently and cogently communicate complicated material to a range of audiences are also traits you will possess.
Exciting work you will do.
This is a fantastic opportunity to have a positive influence in an environment that provides support for numerous disciplines within the School of the Built Environment and Architecture.
To deliver the best results for our diverse range of taught undergraduate, postgraduate, apprenticeship programs, extracurricular activities, a wide range of exploratory and investigative research, and a growing portfolio of enterprise, you will closely collaborate with academic and professional services colleagues.
In order to ensure that our student and research communities can function at the highest levels, you will mentor and motivate our staff of skilled technicians and contribute to the ongoing program of development in our first-rate facilities.
The knowledge and expertise you’ll need to succeed.
Your Bachelor’s degree or prior work experience must have been in a field that closely relates to built environment and architecture.
You’ll have a lot of experience leading teams in senior technical roles and completing tasks on projects of all sizes and levels of complexity.
Detail about the role
Candidates must thoroughly address the primary tasks and the selection criteria (A–F) from the job description for this post when completing the online application form.
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Application Deadline: Friday, March 31, 2023, at midnight
Week of Interviews Starting: TBD
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Please take note that this position’s job reference number is REQ8614.
Employment Visa: This role meets the requirements to be sponsored by LSBU for an application under the Skilled Worker Route (SWR) of the UK Government’s PSB scheme.
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