Technician - Fabrication & Welding

About the Role

In this key role for our Construction department you will take an active role in supporting staff and students in workshop sessions by providing technical services to support the delivery of the College programmes.

You will have the opportunity to work in our Fabrication & Welding workshop and you will use your knowledge, experience and ideas to continuously improve our current processes and procedures with the potential to develop these further to create the best training facilities in South Yorkshire. You will also be responsible for providing technical assistance and advice by taking an active role in supporting academic staff and students in all workshop activities.

You will…

Have previous experience working within the industry and ideally of working with young people. You will hold a Fabrication & Welding Qualification and your L2 English and Maths or equivalent. You will need to have excellent team, communication and IT skills.

Desirable qualifications include Health & Safety and First Aid.

Department Info

Your line manager will be the Curriculum Team Leader of your area. You may be required to participate in projects with other technicians within Engineering/Construction and when required, other departments. 

Our excellent benefits and rewards package:

  • Access to local government pension
  • Up to 41 days annual leave per year (22-26) including closure during Christmas period
  • Access to our gyms, restaurants and salons
  • Staff health & wellbeing and benefits schemes including in-house Occupational Health service
  • Full, part time and flexible working hours available in many roles
  • Parking available at all of our sites
  • Fantastic career development opportunities including funding for teacher training, apprenticeships and various other industry recognised qualifications

What is the RNN Group?

RNN Group’s main goal is to be an ‘outstanding’ education and training provider and this is at the heart of everything that we do. To help us achieve this we are looking to recruit highly motivated, innovative and enthusiastic individuals to join our existing teams. To be a part of the team at RNN Group we will expect you to be committed to our values too;

  • We are Inclusive,
  • We have Integrity,
  • We Deliver,
  • We are One Team.

We are OFSTED ‘Good’ (November 2022)

We celebrate diversity and are proud to have been recognised as Investors in Diversity for our work on Equality, Diversity and Inclusion.  This means that you’d be working in a supportive environment that encourages, recognises and celebrates effort, achievement and cooperative attitudes. We welcome applications from everyone regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, sexuality, faith or disability. We are also proud to be part of the Disability Confidence Scheme.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, vulnerable adults and young people. All new employees will be required undertake a DBS check.

Closing date: Monday 09 October at 12:00 Noon – if you are shortlisted for this post you will be contacted within a week of the closing date.

If you require further information about this vacancy please contact the HR department on 01709 722750 or

For further information about the role please visit the vacancies section of our website via the apply link.