Workshop Technician

Location
St Helens College & Knowsley Community College
Salary
£14,901 - £17,544
Posted
10 Jan 2019
Closes
02 Feb 2019
Job Level
Technician
Specialism
Higher Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

PERMANENT

FULL-TIME

INTERVIEWS: 01/02/19

We are seeking to appoint a self-motivated and enthusiastic individual, to join our team of Technicians within the Department of Engineering, Automotive & Robotics, based at our STEM Centre.

This role will support a range of workshop activities, specifically in Engineering. You will prepare work areas and materials for practical classes and maintain accurate stock levels. In addition, you will ensure the resources and tools are stored securely and work in line with the current legislation, codes of practice and College policies.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Hold a Level 2 qualification in engineering. (or willing to undertake)
  • Have experience of working in a busy environment.
  • Have strong communication skills.
  • Hold a Level 2 English and Math. (GCSE’s or Functional Skills)
  • Have basic IT skills.
  • Have undertaken fork lift truck driver training – desirable.
  • Hold a First Aid Certificate – desirable.

The benefits package includes generous annual leave, membership of final salary or career average pension scheme, professional development and training, free on-site car parking, and other voluntary benefits schemes, including cycle to work scheme.

St Helens College is committed to Equality and Diversity and to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults, and expects all staff, students and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

This role does not meet the minimum requirements set by UK Visas & Immigration to enable sponsorship of migrant workers.  Therefore, we cannot progress applications from candidates who require sponsorship to work in the UK.

Please note we do not accept CV’s from recruitment agencies. Any speculative CVs sent to the College will NOT be considered.