Design Workshop Technician

Hammersmith and Fulham, London, England
£60 - £70 per day
14 Oct 2016
11 Nov 2016
Emma Barnett
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you ready for something new this Autumn term? Randstad Education has the perfect opportunity!!

Our client, a school in West London is seeking a Design Workshop Technician. This positon is an immediate start, and is long term to cover a vacancy.

Are you an art or art related graduate? Or do you have previous experience within this field? If the answer is yes, then please APPLY online now. If not, but you know someone who is looking for a position like this, then please tell them about Randstad Education.

Job responsibilities:

- Daily routine maintenance and monitoring of tools and equipment
- Ensuring the workshop is clean, tidy and safe at the end of every School day
- Spotting defects/equipment failure, drawing them to the attention of the teacher, and proactively taking steps to rectify these faults
- Preparing and setting up materials and equipment for lessons
- Assisting the art teachers in the workshop and studios
- Assisting with large teaching groups in the department
- Organising, tidying and cleaning the workshop, studios and storage areas as required
- Working with the teachers responsible for 3d design, sculpture and printmaking on stock and budgeting
- Assistance with the construction of sculptural armatures and plinths
- Assisting in setting up exhibitions, mounting work and picture framing as required
- Mounting and displaying students? work throughout the School as requested
- Updating the Art Department section of the school website (no experience necessary)
- Ensuring that first aid boxes in studios and workshops are kept fully stocked
- Preparing Risk Assessments for equipment and processes in consultation with teaching staff
- Assisting with the implementation of the School?s Health & Safety Policy for Art & Design

Skills and attributes:

- Art degree or related degree is essential
- Good communication and interpersonal skills
- To have good organisational skills
- To be able to work well individually, as well as a team
- Able to use a range of tools and machinery
- Competent in wood, metal, sculpturing

Did you know that Randstad Education is one of the leading education recruitment agencies within London? We offer competitive rates, and provide outstanding service.

If you are interested in this role, then PLEASE APPLY ONLINE NOW.