Technician - Motorsport

We have a great opportunity based at our National College for Motorsport campus at Silverstone for a Technician in Motorsport to become a key member of our Motorsport department.

As a Technician, you will play a pivotal role in the success of our students through:

  • Undertaking technician support duties, including activities such as the preparation of workshops.
  • Providing technical support for academic staff and students in the workshops.
  • Preparing resource areas and teaching aids for staff.
    Undertaking stock control and maintain records of equipment use.

Our ideal candidates will have the ability to work unsupervised demonstrating self-management and will have excellent organisational skills, alongside the following qualifications:

  • Maths and English Level 2 or above/ or equivalent or working towards qualification whilst in post
  • A relevant Motorsport qualification or working towards qualification whilst in post.

The successful candidate will be required to enrol and complete a Level 2 Engineering Operations Apprenticeship standard.

Further details of the essential criteria for the post can be located within the Job Description.

About Us

The Bedford College Group aims to deliver world-class skills and education to the communities we serve. The Bedford College Group is comprised of Bedford College, Shuttleworth College, The Bedford Sixth Form, Tresham College and the National College of Motorsport.

Contract Type – Bedford College Professional Services Ltd (BCPS Ltd)

39 hours per week (1.0 FTE) / 52 weeks per year

273 hours holiday per annum

An Enhanced DBS check will be required and you will be required to declare any convictions, cautions, reprimands or final warnings, which would not be filtered in line with current guidance.

As a result of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, in the interests of business continuity The Bedford College Group has made the decision to conduct out interviews via Microsoft Teams. More information on Microsoft Teams interviews will be discussed at interview stage.

For further information about the role including job description and application form please visit the vacancies section of our website via the apply link.