Depot Attendant

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 13/01/2019 23:59
£18,870 - £21,074 per annum Grade 5
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Manual / Trades / Transport
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Based at Meadowfield Depot-but you could work from other DCC Depots-Chilton, Morrison Busty Annfield Plain or Hackworth Road Peterlee
Post Number:
Closing date:
13 Jan
Further Information

We are currently looking to recruit an enthusiastic and self motivated Depot Attendant.

You will be based at the Meadowfield Depot but you could work from other Durham County Council Depots - Chilton, Morrison Busty Annfield Plain and Hackworth Road Peterlee.

This is a multi functional role, ensuring the Depot is cleansed / inspected / maintained for the safety of staff /visitors.

Provide support to Vehicle Workshops / Fleet Services.

The post holder will be expected to drive/operate a wide range of vehicles and equipment including vans, HGV vehicles (subject to holding appropriate licence category) and specialist vehicles / plant / equipment.

The hours of work are:
Monday to Thursday 08.00 to 16.00 hours and
Friday 08.00 to 15.30 hours
However, there may be occasions when these hours could change to meet the service needs.

Required Qualifications:
Holds a Current Cat B Drivers Licence

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Michael Toas, County Fleet Manager on tel. no. 03000 266093 or email:

Interviews are scheduled to be held on Monday 21st January 2019.

Due to the requirement to drive a County Council vehicle in this role, appointment will be subject to the production of a valid driving licence for the required category of vehicle and the satisfactory completion of an in-house Driver Induction Assessment.

Apply on-line via the jobs portal or for further assistance contact the HR Operations & Data Team on telephone no. 03000 268153 / 264223 / 268119 or email

Please note that all communication regarding your application for this post will be sent to the email address that you have registered with North East Jobs, including your invite to interview if you are short-listed. Please check your email after the closing date for notification from ‘DONOTREPLY@NORTHEASTJOBS.ORG.UK’ as you will not be notified by any other means.

In line with the County Council’s Recruitment & Selection Policy, please note that we are unable to accept CVs. Any information provided on CVs will not be considered for short-listing purposes.

Please note
This job is closed for applications.