Technician - Mechanical Engineering

Uxbridge, London (Greater)
£22,095 - £27,047 pa
25 Sep 2023
05 Oct 2023
Subject Area
Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time

We are seeking to appoint a full time Technician to support students and staff in our Mechanical Engineering section. You would prepare and maintain equipment for use by lecturing staff and students, demonstrate the use of equipment and support the teaching teams in their delivery of the curriculum.

You would also supervise students in the workshop ensuring that they comply with health and safety requirements and good workshop practice.  You will need to possess a Level 3 qualification in Mechanical Engineering, and will have relevant workshop experience including experience of drilling, milling, turning and bench fitting.  Experience of working with other equipment such as CNC machines, vacuum forming, grinding and band saws is highly desirable, and you will be willing to learn mechanical test equipment such as material testing and fluid mechanics.  You will also be willing to train and practise as a First Aider.

Further details:    Job Description    

Equal Opportunities

HRUC is an equal opportunities employer. We encourage applications from all people, irrespective of disability, race, gender, age, sexual orientation, transsexual or gender reassignment, marital or civil partnership, religion/faith or pregnancy and maternity leave.

Disclosure and Barring Service checks 

HRUC (Harrow, Richmond & Uxbridge Colleges) is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and vulnerable adults, and we expect all staff to share this commitment. To ensure that we meet our safeguarding commitments we will carry out all necessary pre-employment checks, including undertaking an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring check for all successful candidates.  

Where references are taken up by the College, it is our policy not to disclose references to candidates.

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