08/03/2018

Research Assistant - ECE (Specific Purpose Contract)

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    University of Limerick
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    EngineeringIndustrial engineering
    EngineeringMechanical engineering
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    First Stage Researcher (R1)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    21/03/2018 12:00 - Europe/London
  • LOCATION
    Ireland › Limerick
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Other
  • REFERENCE NUMBER
    025849

TITLE OF POST: Research Assistant - ECE

LOCATION: University of Limerick

REPORTS TO: Project Leader

CONTRACT TYPE: Specific Purpose          

SALARY SCALE: €23,630 - €34,269 p.a. (maximum starting salary €33,323 p.a.)

QUALIFICATIONS: BEng, MEng, or Diploma in Automation, Mechanical, Mechatronic, Robotics or Industrial Engineering.

 

OVERALL PURPOSE OF THE JOB:

To provide technical assistance in the execution and reporting of several ongoing projects within Mobile & Marine Robotics Research Centre, including:

  • Marine  ROV systems.
  • Autonomous Subsea Manipulation.
  • Realtime 3D Mapping.

Eligibility criteria

Desirable Criteria

  • Experience in analysis and interpretation of results.
  • Offshore operations experience in ROV, AUV’s, ASV or UAV operations.
  • Maintenance experience in ROVs, AUV’s, ASV’s or UAV’s.
  • Electronic boards & mechanical systems design and build experience, including electronics debugging.
  • Procurement experience in supplier selection and procurement using quotes, PO’s, tenders.
  • Experience in literature and database searches with interpretation and presentation of the findings. 
  • Full driving license.
  • Motor boat license.

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Offer Requirements

  • REQUIRED EDUCATION LEVEL
    Engineering: Bachelor Degree or equivalent

Skills/Qualifications

QUALIFICATIONS: BEng, MEng, or Diploma in Automation, Mechanical, Mechatronic, Robotics or Industrial Engineering.

Specific Requirements

Essential Criteria

  • BEng, MEng or Diploma in automation, mechanical, mechatronic, robotics or industrial engineering.
  • Experience working with subsea vehicles and manipulation systems.
  • Experience working in the marine sector.
  • Experience working with high voltage systems.
  • Experience in design build and testing of robotic/mechatronics systems.
  • Evidence of self-motivated, independent research with own planning and management in day-to-day activity.
  • Mechanical systems design and build including manual tooling workshop competence.
  • Offshore ROV technician experience.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
University of Limerick
Ireland
Limerick
Limerick
V94 T9PX
Limerick

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