Volunteer Grade representative roles for IOM3 Advisory Council

Institute of Materials, Minerals & Mining
Contract type
Voluntary role
Closing date

The Advisory Council forms part of the Institute's governance structure and exists to advise the Executive Board on major strategic decisions and strategic planning. It consists of the Officers of the Institute together with members representing the Technical Communities and the Member Networks, eight members representing Grades and seven members representing UK and overseas regions.

Current vacancies:


  • Technician Member (TIMMM)


Every candidate must be a member in good standing of IOM3. They will need to provide a statement to help members voting decide on who to support. This statement must be no more than 150 words describing themselves, their expertise and experience. Please enclose this statement with the nomination form.

Members wishing to be nominated for one of the vacancies should complete the nomination form. They should also obtain the support of one other member in good standing of the Institute who can either complete the lower part of the form or write separately to the Institute, supporting the nomination by indicating their belief that the candidate is a fit to be a member of the Advisory Council.

We are particularly keen to improve the diversity of our volunteer cadre. We are happy to arrange informal conversations for anyone who wants to find out more about any of the posts and the process.

If this is something that interests you please submit your CV to [email protected] 

Don’t meet every requirement? Studies have shown that women and people of colour are less likely to apply to jobs unless they meet every single qualification. At IOM3 we are building a diverse, inclusive and authentic Institute. If you’re excited about this role but your past experience doesn’t align perfectly with every qualification in the role description, we encourage you to apply anyway. You may just be the right candidate for this or other roles.