Workshop Technician

Freedom Powerchairs

Register your Interest

We urgently need people with some technical skills in the following roles to repair  scooters and powerchairs:

  1.  Electrical repairs, primarily of mobility scooters;
  2.  Mechanical Repairs, primarily of mobility scooters;
  3.  Workshop stores technician to sort and catalogue parts and refurbish them for use and resale;
  4.  Assessment technician - this involves working with disabled clients and requires a DBS check.
  5.  Enthusiastic labourer to help move scooters, powerchairs and parts, most of which are too heavy for Martin to lift!

Skills

Car mechanics, engineers, electricians, experience all helpful.

Any electrical and mechanical experience would be helpful but we have the experience and knowledge to train you in this area through guidance, instruction and working as a team.

Training provided.

Benefits

  1.  Opportunity to use our workshop
  2.  Work experience & training
  3.  Improves CV
  4.  Meet other people

Practical Considerations

We are situated behind Worthing main train station and bus routes. 

We will work around your availability but usually, we are open every Tuesdays, however, we are open to work other days - so let's speak!

When do I need to be available?

Details We are eager to gain volunteers in this role and opportunities are available ASAP and ongoing.
Morning Afternoon Evening
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday

Register your Interest

  • Details
  • Disabled Access
  • Equal Opportunities Policy or Statement
  • Expenses
  • Health and Safety
  • Induction
  • Insurance Cover for Volunteers
  • Other
  • Suitable for 13 - 16 years
  • Suitable for 16 - 18 years
  • Suitable for a group of volunteers
  • Suitable only for (e.g. 18+, LGBT, BAME, Women only)
    safe working
  • Support on Offer
  • This role is adaptable for different abilities
  • Training