Engineering and Built Environment
2 x Technicians (Engineering)
Full Time – 35 hours per week
Location: Midlothian Campus
Salary: Band E £23,120 - £24,799 per annum (please note appointment is usually offered at the first point of the salary scale)
We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Engineering Technician to join a flexible team of professionals in supporting the provision of a quality teaching and learning environment at Edinburgh College. Engineering delivers a wide range of education and training across all Engineering disciplines; mechanical manufacture, fabrication and welding, automotive service and repair. This post is key in ensuring that staff and students are appropriately supported with preparation of learning materials by supporting the Mechanical and Automotive curriculum.
Educated to HNC level/SVQ Level 3 in a relevant engineering discipline, you will have knowledge of safe working practices and a good knowledge of the construction industry.
You will have relevant Automotive and/or Mechanical Maintenance industry experience and must also possess relevant welding discipline experience and experience of providing advice and information. You will be required to carry out routine maintenance of equipment through regular stocktaking, so you must have experience in record keeping systems and procedures, while experience of servicing/repair and ensuring machinery is maintained correctly and operated in accordance with Safe Systems of Work (SSOW) is desirable.
You will also be required to assist in training and supervision of any new Technician and/or work experience students, therefore a ‘can do’ attitude is required.
The successful candidate may be required at any Edinburgh College Campus.
Please see the person specification for a full breakdown of the essential and desirable criteria.
Closing Date: Sunday 19 November 2017
Applications must be made online at myjobscotland.gov.uk