Job at GISHARI INTEGRATED POLYTECHINIC : Workshop Assistant in Plumbing (Deadline: 24 October 2017 )
Preparing a range of materials for training purposes in the workshop,
Preparing, setting up and checking machinery, equipment and apparatus for teaching purposes,
Issuing equipment, tools, components and materials to teaching staff and pupils and maintaining appropriate records
Regular servicing and maintenance of workshop furniture, machinery, tools, components and accessories in accordance with manufacturers’ schedules. Keeping appropriate records. Arranging for maintenance and repair if necessary
Providing technical advice and assistance to teaching staff and trainees in the workshop
Designing and making simple models, teaching aids and tools
Maintaining appropriate stock levels within the workshop, carrying out stock checks and reporting any shortages to the Management.
Assisting with re-ordering if required.
Locking up of classrooms and stores when not in use
May be required to oversee pupils in a work area in case of an emergency for safety reasons
May be required to be aware of recent technical and related educational developments and participate in the development of the Department’s technical facilities
May be required to advise on suitable equipment and suppliers and recommend specifications where appropriate
Maintaining workshops, machinery, tools and equipment, storage rooms in a safe manner in accordance with institution’s policy
May be required to ensure that standardized risk assessments are available and that all staff are aware of their location
May be required, when trained, to provide first aid treatment of minor workshop injuries and maintain first aid equipment in workshop areas.
Provide technical support to the Workshop Supervisor and all Workshop Technicians.
Assist in the preparation of the institutional annual equipment budget.
Pro-actively make recommendations to the Workshop Supervisor for
Improving the quality and cost of both product and process.
Advanced Diploma (A1) or certificate (A2) in Plumbing or related field with at least second class upper division.