Multi Skilled Workshop Team Member 

 

Full Time position.

Salary negotiable (based on experience) up to £25K + Overtime.

In this role we are seeking a true-all-rounder, multi-skilled crafts person to join our team and play a pivotal role in the construction of our unique range of equipment.

Based in Amersham, Buckinghamshire.

 

 

ROLE DESCRIPTION:

This is an incredibly varied hands-on role and we are keen to hear from applicants commanding well developed craft skills in a broad range of areas.

We manufacture and operate world leading event equipment working to exacting standards with all materials including metals, timber, plastics and composites.  We design and manufacture integrated solutions blending mechanics, with IT, sophisticated electronics and complex structures in metal and timber.  We have a small team who are constantly adapting to new skills, techniques and equipment to ensure that innovation runs through everything we do and that all our equipment performs to the highest possible standards.  A significant element of the role involves conversion of HGV’s up to 7.5T in which, possession of the relevant driving licence (C1), while not essential, would be a distinct advantage.

 

The successful applicant will be able to work to rigid timescales and always to the highest standards of finish.   They will have a good understanding of the attributes of different materials and will be able to draw on experience to assist in the design and specification process for a wide range of different projects.

 

This hands-on role offers the successful applicant boundless opportunities to progress within a truly innovative and rapidly growing business.  In order to succeed, it is imperative that they naturally treat every area in which they lack knowledge and experience as an opportunity to advance.  We have no room for ‘plodders’ or those who find new skill challenges beyond reach.

In your application please outline your skills and experience in ALL areas which may be applicable to the role.

 

ATTRIBUTES & EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

CRAFTSMAN LEVEL SKILLS IN SEVERAL OF THE RELEVANT DISCIPLINES

(While not a comprehensive list, these are some of the skills employed)

  • Engineering General

  • Carpentry

  • General Building/Construction

  • Vehicle Mechanics

  • Machinery maintenance

  • Wiring Installation

  • Electrical Assembly

  • Machine Engineering, turning and milling

  • Intricate Soldering

  • Vehicle Bodywork / Coachwork

  • HGV Bodybuilding

  • Electrical Diagnostics (with multimeter)

  • Basic GRP (Fibreglass) Laminating

  • Painting & Decorating

  • Signmaking and vehicle wrapping

  • Set Building

  • Metalworks (Welding and Fabrication)

Skilled in the use of a comprehensive range of hand and power tools with a variety of materials. 

An appreciation of basic vehicle mechanics and mechanical assembly

Flexibility and enthusiasm to constantly innovate and adopt new skills and techniques with materials to keep our business at the leading edge of the events industry

A full clean driving license and experience of driving larger vehicles, including vans and trucks and trailers.  All applicants should state clearly whether they have a full, clean (C1) licence or otherwise.

Able to assist in the assembly of large event equipment. Able to work in various environments including regular work outdoors.

To work not only as part of a team but to be capable of working effectively on singular projects. Conveying these to a timely and satisfactory conclusion.

Reliable & Punctual– In our industry there is no room for anything other than exceptional Reliability and Punctuality – Please do not apply for any role unless you can demonstrate a proven record of unblemished attendance and timekeeping.

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FURTHER DETAILS

Tel: 01494 956851

Email: info@theracingbug.co.uk

Address: Unit A1, Mop End Farm, Mop End, Amersham, Buckinghamshire, HP7 0QP

Open 7 days a week

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