Technical Assistant


Staffordshire University
Monday-Friday. 9am - 5pm
Smart Casual




This is an excellent opportunity to work with a company who design systems and products that are innovative, sustainable and affordable to its clients. They design and manufacture systems and products that help create iconic façades
As a technical assistant you will be expected to support the Technical manager with day to day administration of technical tasks within the business. This role will also provide key business and product technical support to internal and external customers throughout all aspects of the construction process within the UK Facades and Coating Industry.
The role presents an excellent employment and development opportunity supplemented by a competitive remuneration package for the right candidate – full training will be provided where appropriate.
  • Accurate administration of technical project information
  • Creation of project specific specifications & designs
  • Creation of U-value and condensation risk analysis calculations
  • On site surveying & aspects of on-site façade element testing
  • Client facing “cradle to grave construction” technical support
  • Internal & external customer facing technical support

Essential Requirements:

  • Full and clean UK drivers licence
  • Educated to GCSE level A-C Grade minimum standard or equivalent
  • Experience in construction and or management disciplines
  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills with the ability to engage stakeholders at all levels
  • Self-motivated and ability to work autonomously and as part of a wider team
  • Ability to use Microsoft office software packages proficiently
  • Conversant in 2D AutoCAD software and the ability to interpret professional construction drawings
  • Proven analytical and problem solving capacity
Desirable Candidate Skills:
  • Holds or is working towards a relevant 2:1 minimum grade Degree or equivalent
  • Holds Full CIOB membership (or working towards full membership) or equivalent body membership
  • Previous experience within External Wall Insulation Cladding or related facades industries
Training will be available for candidates without the relevant qualifications
  • Competitive Salary
  • Career Progression
  • Holiday Pay
  • Pension Scheme
  • Company Car Park