Technician - Mechanical Engineering

North Lindsey College
14 Apr 2019
10 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
18-055 Technician in Mechanical Engineering

Salary: £15,013.74 - £16,981.30 per annum

Doncaster College, part of the DN Colleges Group is a large provider of further and higher education in South Yorkshire, with a comprehensive range of further and higher education course options. With a turnover of circa £33 million, the College is based at the iconic £65-million Hub campus on the town's waterfront.

Our Investor In People status emphasises the College’s commitment to staff development.

Benefits package includes a career average pension scheme, generous annual leave and statutory bank holidays, 2 weeks closedown at

Technician – Mechanical Engineering

Full time 36.66 hours per week

It is usual for new appointees to commence at the bottom of the scale with progression on an annual incremental basis

The STEM department is seeking to appoint a full time Technician in Mechanical Engineering within our FE provision.

The successful candidate will provide general and specialist technical support to lecturers and students whilst carrying out practical activities and classroom based sessions. You will maintain and service a wide range of mechanical equipment to include manual and CNC lathes, milling machines, grinders and drilling machines as well as an extensive list of hand tools and precision marking out and measuring equipment. The technician will also be responsible for the operation, maintenance and servicing of a range of mechanical testing equipment to include Tensile testing machines, Charpy Impact tester and Hardness testing Machines.

You would also be required to produce mechanical technical drawings and specifications using CAD software.

Experience of fabrication and welding processes would be an advantage

Applicants should possess at least one year’s relevant industry experience, a relevant level 2 qualification in the area of expertise and ideally a minimum of a level 2 qualification or equivalent in both Maths and English.

To apply for this position please click ‘Apply’ at the top of the advert to access the online application form.

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We reserve the right to withdraw this vacancy at any time if there is a high level of applications therefore, we would recommend that you submit your application as early as possible.

Candidates who have been invited to interview will be notified in writing within 4 weeks of the closing date.

As an Equal Opportunities Employer, Doncaster College seeks a workforce which reflects the community we serve. We welcome applications from those groups under-represented among our staff.

The College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff to share this commitment.

All successful candidates will be required to obtain a DBS Disclosure

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