DBS3892 Equipment Technician

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
05/04/2020 23:59
£19,554 - £20,344 pa
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Manual / Trades / Transport
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Any location with North Tyneside
Closing date:
5 Apr
Further Information

North Tyneside Council Adaptations and Loan Equipment Service provides over 30,000 items of equipment each year, ranging from walking frames, profiling beds to one off specialist bespoke equipment. Enabling vulnerable residents to live independently and safely in their homes.

We are proud of the services we provide and are seeking to recruit a committed Equipment Technician who can work in our very busy team.

We are looking for an enthusiastic person who can work on their own initiative, as well as being a good team player. The successful candidate will assist in the delivery, collection and servicing of equipment within our warehouse and out in the community – a full driving license is required. Good communications skills are essential.

You must be able to demonstrate a positive attitude towards change, be a good team player. If you can demonstrate this commitment and you would like the opportunity to work in this team, we would like to hear from you.

For an informal discussion about the post, you can contact James Lant on 0191 643 7043.

Please be advised that this position will require an Enhanced check from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

North Tyneside Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

In addition, staff and volunteers are expected to familiarise themselves with all relevant policies, procedures and guidance in relation to safeguarding children and safe practice with vulnerable adults. Within North Tyneside, safeguarding is everybody’s business.