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App developer part-time job opportunity in Lincoln – Apply Now

Are you looking for flexible part time work whilst you are studying? Do you think you could create an app? If so have a look at the role below. It will allow you to work from home but with contact with the team on Greetwell Road, at the end of Monks Road, Lincoln.

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Rilmac Scaffolding provides commercial and industrial & domestic scaffolding, combining traditional methods with imaginative solutions to complex access problems. The Company has invested heavily over the years and operates with high-quality equipment along with making full use of modern technology.

Rilmac Scaffolding is looking for a bright, initiative and highly motivated individual who can think outside the box when solving problems. What we are hoping to accomplish is an easy way to communicate with our staff and provide them with up-to-date information and then provide us with real-time information from their respective job sites.

How are we looking to achieve this?

We would like the right individual to assist Rilmac in the design of the Rilmac App. The App will have a number of functions:

  • Homepage – to navigate to forms, notice board, job sites and site survey
  • Forms page – two tabs, one to form templates and the other to signed forms (form template to show a number of forms, each with signature completion and option to save as a PDF for viewing offline)
  • Signed forms – forms with an option to view or email
  • Notice board – information from head office/news board
  • Job sites – list of current site. Manager login with the option to edit/add notes
  • QR capability (to be able to read barcodes for inspection of plant and equipment).

The App needs to be compatible with IOS, Android and desktop computers.

The Person

To succeed in the role you will need to be a knowledgeable and experienced individual within the subject matter, have excellent communication skills, a team player and to adapt to changing situations.

This opportunity would be on a part-time basis, as well as being a challenging and exciting role for the chosen candidate with a competitive salary.

Please forward a cv and cover letter to ccampbell@rilmac.co.uk

CV’s will be considered when sent. Apply as soon as possible

Calling all aspiring pilots. This is for you

AIRPORTccaviaYou are invited to an airline pilot careers Drop In event at our Crew Training Centre – Bournemouth this Good Friday 25 March 2016.

For any aspiring pilots amongst our students or for those who simply want to discover more about the career, this free event will give you and your families an exciting opportunity to visit airside facilities in the heart of an international airport, view the latest-generation training aircraft and simulators.

The pilot careers advice team will be on hand to help visitors discover the next steps to take to pursue an airline pilot career. You’ll also have the opportunity to speak to those currently in training and our graduates, currently ‘flying the line’ with our Airline Partners such as easyJet, British Airways, Thomas Cook Airlines, Flybe, Qatar Airways and Virgin Atlantic.

We’re also launching iFly!

CTCAviation partnered with the Air League, British Gliding Association and Lasham Gliding club to help aspiring young pilots aged 16-18 into a career in aviation. iFly will use gliding as an affordable tool to not only help young people get in the air sooner, but also to give their CV a real boost when it comes to progressing an application for a pilot training programme in the future!

Following a one week intensive gliding course with Lasham Gliding club in Hampshire, the programme will continue until the iFly member turns 18, and aims to get aspiring pilots gliding solo by the end of their first year. More details of the full iFly programme will be launched at the event – meet with aviators from The Air League, Lasham Gliding Club and the British Gliding Association.

Register in advanced here to avoid disappointment- https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/ctc-aviation-airline-pilot-careers-drop-in-25-march-2016-tickets-21026994306

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to get it touch: 

We hope to see some of your aspiring aviators at the event

Want to be a Computer Science Technician?

We have two Technician roles on offer within the School of Computer Science:


School of Computer Science

Location:  Brayford
Salary:   From £22,249 per annum
Closing Date:   Monday 07 March 2016
Interview Date:   Monday 21 March 2016
Reference:  COS267

The University of Lincoln is seeking to appoint two technicians to support the work of the School of Computer Science. These posts will focus on the teaching and learning aspects, and student support.

One of the Technicians will have a Systems focus. As well as the normal day-to-day technician duties the successful applicant to this post will focus on student facing support including systems such as card entry, lab monitoring, the student virtual learning environment (Blackboard), student management systems, server support, additional student payments systems, marketing and PR including social media and panel screens, development of archiving and ghosting systems and network connectivity.

The other Technician will have an Events focus. As well as the normal day-to-day technician duties the successful applicant to this post will focus on facilitating student facing support including out-of-hours access, Gamejam and Hackathon-type events, bookings and support for open days, welcome week, showcase events, and in-class tests, support for workshop activities such as robotics and mobile computing.

Working in a multi-skilled team, the post holders will be encouraged to specialise in and develop their designated areas but also on occasion to shadow the work of each other to broaden their skills and provide cover across the provision of the School.

For an informal discussion about these posts please contact Dr David Cobham, Head of School of Computer Science dcobham@lincoln.ac.uk


SoCS students visited communications service provider Timico in Newark

A coach with an engaged group of our computing students today took off for a visit to one of UK’s fastest growing communication providers: Timico, based in Newark, Lincs.  It was a great opportunity to meet and chat with experts in the industry of Data Networks, IP Telephony and Mobile Services. Timico’s CTO Trefor Davies and his team shared their first-hands knowledge and experiences about state-of-the-art data centres, network technology, and cloud computing on the large scale. After interesting presentations by the Timico experts a tour of their recently opened new Data Centre and Network Operation Centre concluded an informative and exciting day out.

Trevor JonesMarc Hanheide