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Partnership agreement

What people say about us...

“All members of the technical staff are absolute gems to work with... they work incredibly hard to provide an overall excellent service and are always approachable and helpful. It is a pleasure to work with them”

“Technical support for my practical classes this term has been excellent: seamless, independent, professional. If there is anything we can do to improve team working between technical and academic staff, let us know too!”

“Superb-as always! Especially impressed by and appreciative of colleagues who stepped in at the last minute to sub for a demonstrator who was unable to help out in a very busy class. Their enthusiasm and skill in taking on this role was magnificent!”

Quick guide to what we do

Business Partnering

A.Business partnering is carried out by the Director and Associate Directors (AD) of Technical Services

Teaching & Research

B.Support to delivery of practical classes
C.Support to undergraduate and taught postgraduate project students
D.Support to field courses and field work
E.Support to collections
F.Support to PhD students
G.Upkeep and maintenance of research areas (indirect research)
H.Support to shared facilities
I.Support to funded research

Outreach & Impact

J.Support to outreach and impact activities (external courses, Open Days and Visit Days)


K.Support to workshops
L.Support to technical infrastructure
M.Stock control and receipt
N.Core equipment compliance and maintenance
O.Core Services

Health & Safety

P.Health and Safety Coordinators