UOWD6360 - Lab Engineer - Mechanical Engineering

Business Unit: Academic
Job Family: Faculty
Department: Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences
Contract Type: Permanent Full Time
Location: Dubai
Position Profile:

The position of Lab Engineer, Mechanical Laboratories (Fluid, Solids, Materials, Design and Manufacture) exists to manage and support the functioning and development of labs across different disciplines within the Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences.

The position holder will be responsible for:

  • Managing and supporting the proper functioning and development of the Engineering Laboratories comprising the Fluid lab, Solids Lab, Materials lab, Design and Manufacturing Lab) 

  • Directing the preparation of lab experiments as advised by the course professor

  • Coordinating the set-up of required tools, and ensures calibration and proper functioning of equipment. 

  • Instructing and demonstrating to students the proper techniques in lab safety, and use and operation of lab equipment. 

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Master of Mechanical Engineering degree or closely related field.

Essential Criteria:
  • Two years previous experience in the theoretical and practical application of mechanical engineering laboratory techniques

  • A commitment to Values of Passion, Courage, Integrity, Exceptional, Collaboration and Creativity

  • Excellent communication skills in English (writing and speaking)

  • Good knowledge of Windows, Word, Excel, and CAD tools

Desirable Criteria:
  • Experience with undergraduate Engineering laboratory setup and management.

  • Prior experience of teaching at an Australian education environment 

To Apply:

Interested applicants are requested to apply before the closing date by visiting our employment website at http://employment.uowdubai.ac.ae. Review off applications will begin after the closing date and will continue until the positions are filled.

Closing Date: 30 June 2018 or until the position is filled.

Note: you will be required to attach the following:
1. Resume / CV