Laboratory Manager, Biomechanics

  • Full Time
  • Cardiff
  • Posted 2 weeks ago

Cardiff Metropolitan University

Job title:

Laboratory Supervisor, Biomechanics


Cardiff Metropolitan College

Job description

The chanceAs a Lab Supervisor you’ll present efficient and environment friendly administration of the labs and gear to facilitate the assist of high-quality instructing, work-based studying, and analysis and innovation actions throughout the space of Biomechanics. You’ll be accountable for a small staff of technical employees and guarantee applicable technical assist is out there for instructing, work-based studying, analysis, and innovation tasks.You’ll be an distinctive, suitably certified particular person who is ready to put together and help tutorial employees with demonstrations and assist sensible actions; this may embrace video and audio footage assortment and gathering of sports activities materials on campus or off campus. It’s important that you’ve got a big grasp of the educational Studying and Educating & Analysis and Innovation), technical and/or skilled nature of Biomechanics and might talk this with readability.What we’re in search of

  • Postgraduate qualification in Biomechanics or related self-discipline.
  • Expertise of offering sport biomechanics assist and managing Well being and Security within the labs and related areas.
  • Data of Sport biomechanics gear together with applicable pc {hardware} and software program packages for information assortment (Vicon Nexus, CodaMotion, Qualysis, or related) and information evaluation (Visible 3, Matlab, MathCAD or related)
  • Capability to undertake operational administration of the ability by means of the day-to-day line administration of the technical assist employees.
  • Expertise in managing the price range allocation and make sure that worth for cash is achieved and repair contracts are re-negotiated.
  • Capability to guide a staff, planning and prioritising work to make sure that aims are met.
  • Capability to supervise and develop all coaching for workers and college students working within the labs; instructing, supervising, and managing the technical staff, together with these supported by externally generated funding.
  • Capability to determine areas for enchancment and to make use of initiative and problem-solving abilities to enhance efficiency.
  • Capability to mentor and supervise employees and college students working within the facility, working in collaboration with tutorial employees.
  • Capability to timetable, plan and implement lab actions, guaranteeing environment friendly and efficient supply of lab operate in pursuit of accredited tutorial and innovation aims. Co-ordinate the biomechanics area.
  • Capability to discover and consider new know-how to boost present observe to assist tutorial / analysis employees and college students on the modern use and software of the usage of methods, gear and processes.
  • Talk about pupil progress with tutorial employees. Present suggestions to tutorial employees on a pupil’s capability to progress and their ability degree.

Why be a part of Cardiff Metropolitan College?In 2020, the College was named The Sunday Occasions ‘Welsh College of the Yr 2021’; in 2021 it turned the Occasions Increased Schooling ‘UK and Eire College of the Yr 2022’; and in 2022 it was ranked the highest college within the UK within the Folks and Planet Inexperienced League.The Sport Biomechanics staff have a global repute for world main analysis, studying and instructing and innovation delivering a superb expertise for each college students and employees. We consider our staff are our greatest asset and we see investing in expertise as important to sustainable development and success. We’re subsequently dedicated to enhancing and creating our colleagues and supply a variety of non-public {and professional} improvement alternatives.We’re a values-based College. We’re happy with our tradition, and we’re there for our folks. We assist one another, we’re sort to 1 one other, and we’re one staff; we’re One Cardiff Met. We encourage and embrace inclusion that allows everybody to really feel revered and in a position to carry out at their greatest.As well as, the College provides extremely aggressive phrases and situations together with:

  • Annual go away of 35 days, plus 12 financial institution vacation / concessionary days (professional rata if half time).
  • Membership of the Native Authorities Pension Scheme with beneficiant contributions.
  • Versatile and distant working alternatives.
  • Glorious household pleasant insurance policies.
  • Award successful sports activities and health services with subsidised membership, plus subsidised physiotherapy/complementary remedy/sports activities therapeutic massage.
  • Entry to all library services.
  • Wage sacrifice schemes together with cycle to work.
  • Free household entry to our impartial specialist wellbeing assist supplier, Well being Assured.

If you need to speak with us about this chance please contact Professor Gareth Irwin Head of Biomechanics ([email protected])Ought to a excessive quantity of purposes be obtained, we might have to shut this emptiness early. We subsequently encourage you to use as early as potential.The College is dedicated to making a extremely inclusive tradition. We provide household pleasant and versatile working preparations and a spread of employees networks, boards and occasions to assist and develop our folks. We warmly welcome purposes from these historically underrepresented within the larger schooling sector.Additional infoPlease go to our for details about working for us, our tradition, advantages, work-life steadiness and our profession development and improvement alternatives.

Anticipated wage

£44263 – 49794 per 12 months



Job date

Solar, 24 Mar 2024 06:01:33 GMT

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