Lecturer in Mechatronics and Robotics
Singapore Polytechnic School of Mechanical and Aeronautical Engineering

School of Mechanical & Aeronautical Engineering

Lecturer (Mechatronics & Robotics)

The job of an academic is challenging and meaningful. Not only will he/she have both the knowledge and skillsets, he/she must also possess a passion for working with youths, nurturing them and moulding their characters. There will be opportunities to develop the curriculum, introduce new courses as well as be involved in consultancy and other applied research projects. Administrative work related to teaching and School/Institutional strategic initiatives will be an important part of the job too.  Successful candidates will be expected to be resourceful and innovative with initiative and good communication skills.

The appointee must be competent to teach in any of the following subjects:

  • Computer Aided Drafting

  • Mechanics

  • Industrial Automation

  • Programmable Logic Controllers

  • Robotic Integration & Programming


  • Conduct lessons, tutorials and laboratory sessions to internal stakeholders, students (young adults and adult learners) and industry personnel through effective learning activities

  • Keep abreast of current and future development and trends in Mechatronics and Robotics sector, so as to maintain relevant and up-to-date teaching curriculum. This includes review of existing curriculum to make recommendations on areas of improvements that would enhance students’ performance, learning and employability

  • Provide mentorship and pastoral care for students

  • Engage and collaborate with industry pro-actively to enhance students’ learning through activities such as industry learning journeys, student-industry projects, internship program and overseas programme. 

  • Provide administrative support in the running of the diploma course and general school operations


  • Relevant qualification in the field of Mechanical or Mechatronics Engineering. Fresh graduate welcome.

  • Relevant skillsets/knowledge in the area of mechatronics, robotics and industrial automation (smart sensors, motion control, communication protocol, IIoT, coding, PLC).

  • Self-driven, independent and possess readiness to work as a team

  • People-oriented  individual with strong interpersonal, written and communication skills

  • Passionate about education and possess strong interest in teaching and mentoring both young adults and adult learners

Closing Date: 2 Jun 2020

If you are shortlisted for the position(s), you should hear from us within 30 days of the closing date of the advertisement. 





If you apply for this position please say you saw it on Engineeroxy


All Jobs


Chinese University of Hong Kong

Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (Guangzhou)

Harvard University Academic Positions

Kuwait University Current Faculty Openings

Osaka University Academic Opportunities

Purdue University Job Postings for Faculty Positions

University of Cambridge Job Openings

University of Geneva Faculty Opportunities

University of Nottingham Research Positions

University of Oslo Academic Jobs

University of Saskatchewan Faculty Positions

University of Southampton Research Vacancies

University of Tokyo Current Academic Vacancies

University of Toronto Open Faculty Positions

University of Zurich Job Postings