Dental Maintenance Engineer

University of Leeds

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Are you keen to work in an interesting and innovative environment, delivering maintenance support to the teaching of the undergraduate, postgraduate, and qualified dental professionals? Do you have effective communication skills and are able to work in a team as well as showing initiative to work on your own? Are you enthusiastic with a desire to learn and contribute to a busy department? 

You will be responsible for providing technical support to the clinical skills courses which take place in the clinical skills classrooms of the School of Dentistry. You will ensure that equipment and consumables are available and working in the classrooms to ensure the sessions run smoothly. You will also undertake the general maintenance of the laboratory, dental equipment and phantom head simulators. You will work collaboratively with other technicians, clinical tutors/teachers, and support staff. Experience of the repair of dental simulators and associated dental equipment would be advantageous, but a general engineering/maintenance background would also be considered.

Occasional Saturday working to cover courses on an overtime basis would be required from time to time.  

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact: 

Michael Devlin – Clinical Skills Facilities Manager

Tel: +44 (0)113 343 6142

Email: [email protected]

As an international research-intensive university, we welcome students and staff from all walks of life. We foster an inclusive environment where all can flourish and prosper, and we are proud of our strong commitment to student education.  Within the Faculty of Medicine and Health we are dedicated to diversifying our community and we welcome the unique contributions that individuals can bring, and particularly encourage applications from, but not limited to Black, Asian, people who belong to a minority ethnic community; people who identify as LGBT+; and disabled people. Candidates will always be selected based on merit and ability.

Location:  Leeds – Main Campus
Faculty/Service:  Faculty of Medicine & Health
School/Institute:  School of Dentistry
Category:  Technical Support
Grade 5

£24,285 to £27,929
Post Type: 

Full Time
Contract Type:  Ongoing
Release Date:  Monday 13 March 2023
Closing Date:  Monday 27 March 2023
Interview Date: 

To be confirmed
Reference:  MHDEN1219
Downloads:  Candidate Brief

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