|Senior Technician (Mechanical) in the Department of Physics||37||+44 (0) 191 33 43582|
Responsibilities within department
To develop and construct complex and precision apparatus for teaching and research; to provide mechanical engineering support to teaching laboratories and research groups within the Department of Physics.
Deputise for workshop supervisor in his absence.
PAT testing of workshop equipment
- HNC in Marine Mechanical Engineering
- OND in Marine Mechanical Engineering
- ONC in Marine Mechanical Engineering
I completed an apprenticeship with the Royal Navy in 1980. I continued to serve with the Royal Navy on a series of ships and shore bases until I completed my contract in 1988.
I started working in the Main workshop of the Dept of Physics in 1989 as a technician. I have worked on various projects over my 25+ years at the University, including working abroad for Gamma Ray Physics.