Specialist Technician - Carpentry & Joinery
Full Time – 37 hours per week
Based at Brighton East Campus
We are looking to appoint a Specialist Technician in the Carpentry area to support teaching and learning and the smooth, safe, day to day running of the specialist work area/s that you are responsible for, ensuring that regulations relating to Health and Safety (H &S) policies and College wide procedures are observed by staff and students using the facilities, and ensuring that outstanding customer service and professional conduct is demonstrated always.
You will be liaising closely with Curriculum Managers, lecturing staff, and other technicians to ensure that the technical support and supervision of specialist work areas meets all the timetabled and open access needs of the curriculum area and to ensure that that all staff and students using the specialist work areas, machinery and equipment have received appropriate operation and safety inductions.
You will also be responsible for the effective management of both consumable and physical resources including the safe movement of resources, the loaning out of resources and the safe storage of resources.
The successful applicant will require English and Maths at level 2 or above, specialist qualifications to level 2 in Carpentry and Joinery and good IT skills. You will also require proven experience of working in the relevant subject sector industry environment with experience of wood machining being essential. Previous experience supervising staff and managing budgets and procurement processes are also essential.