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OPP OF THE DAY: Engineer/Maker – Remap

Volunteers make and adapt products for people with a wide range of disabilities. Volunteers give their time and workshop facilities freely. Remap raises money to cover material costs and a contribution for transport

What the role involves
This role may vary depending on local needs, but is likely to include:

· Designing and making pieces of equipment for individuals with specific needs
· Using your practical skills working with one or more of: Metal, wood, plastic, or electronics
· Attending a monthly meeting of the local branch.

We can support you to develop the skills you need for this role, including an induction into all the areas outlined. You will have a chance to discuss your role and any additional needs with us.

· Practical experience in working with one of the above materials
· Able to listen well, to understand someone’s needs.
· Able to follow Remap policies and procedures
· Able to understand and apply our risk management system
· Able to apply disability, equality, and inclusion practices
· Able to keep people’s personal details safe

· Access to your own tools and workshop (or can access theses)
· Able to drive or have good transport links
· Committed to our values
· Enjoy working as part of a team
· Willing to develop skills and experience

Philip Watts
Tel: 0121 308 7838

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