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Vehicle Technician – 37 hpw

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Permanent
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
05/10/2020
Advert End Date:
02/11/2020 12:00
Salary:
£26,922 pa (Pay Award Pending)
Hours per week:
37
Job Category:
Manual / Trades / Transport
Vacancy ID:
200857
Employment Location:
Middlefields, South Shields
Post Number:
RE02520
Closing date:
2 Nov
Further Information

Vehicle Technician – 37 hpw
(Middlefields, South Shields)
£26,922 pa (Pay Award Pending)

The Vehicle Workshop is the driving force in supplying maintenance solutions to the diverse fleet of vehicles relied upon by South Tyneside Council and the local community. The service has recently received an injection of funding and we are looking for a Vehicle Technician to help us take the service forward.

You will be a key member of our team, maintaining vehicles to the highest standards and carry out:

• Inspections of vehicles to ‘O’ licence standards;
• Preparing vehicles for MOT;
• Vehicle condition reports;
• Vehicle and plant servicing, maintenance and repairs;
• Welding and fabrication;
• Bodywork repairs;
• Vehicle and plant recovery;
• Maintaining statutory records;
• Providing cover for seasonal events outside of core working hours.

You will need to have good business acumen and be able to work closely with our customers and provide advice and assistance.

For an informal discussion please contact Gareth Gordon, Workshop Controller on (0191) 427 2069.

This is a re-advertised post, previous candidates need not re-apply.

To find out more about this role and to apply please visit www.southtyneside.gov.uk alternatively you can email jobs@southtyneside.gov.uk or call (0191) 455 4968. BT Typetalkers welcome.

Closing date: Noon, Monday 2 November 2020.

Please may we ask you to submit your Application form via email to jobs@southtyneside.gov.uk where possible. We apologise but due to the circumstances there may be unavoidable delays in the receipt and processing of posted Application forms.