Mechanical Workshop Technician
Oaklands College, is a vibrant, inclusive and progressive Further Education College, with a commitment to student success provided through the best possible learning environment and student experience”
We are looking to recruit outstanding technician within Mechanical Engineering workshop, if you have a genuine passion for engineering, are relentless in your pursuit of quality and want to help shape both the current and future workforce, then we want to hear from you!
We invite individuals with previous experience in mechanical workshop who can repair, maintain, clean and prepare materials for teaching purposes from stock. We are keen to hear from candidates who are looking to pass on their skills to up-and-coming learners who have a keen interest in this industry.
Skills and experience will be required for purchasing, general maintenance of machines and equipment in workshops, on a daily or weekly basis as appropriate. Regular cleaning and lubrication of machines and equipment as specified by manufacturer’s schedules. Furthermore, reporting of any recognised hazards or dangers by conducting risk assessments and COSHH assessments.
The college is a friendly environment, which offers excellent support, placing strong emphasis on continuous professional development. It is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
Interview date TBC - We reserve the right to close the advert early should suitable candidates be found, therefore early applications are advised.
WHAT WE OFFER:
- Generous annual leave – 30 days pro rata plus 8 days bank holiday pro rata
- The chance to train towards a teaching qualification / assessor qualification, paid by the College
- Automatic entry into the Local Government pension Scheme.
- A dedicated and friendly team of professionals who are keen to develop and learn.
- Excellent CPD opportunities to grow and development through mentorship and coaching.
- Free onsite parking.
- Subsidised onsite restaurant.
- Fantastic facilities to resource your ability to teach your students.
We welcome applicants from all backgrounds and communities, and we particularly welcome applicants who are currently underrepresented in our workforce. This includes but is not limited to Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) candidates and disabled candidates.
Oaklands College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff to share this commitment. Employment is subject to an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory safeguarding checks.
Please note, we are unable to accept CVs as form of an application, when applying for a position please ensure you complete all the required fields on the application form attached and email to firstname.lastname@example.org