A vacancy currently exists for a time-served Mechanic based at our Bonnyrigg Depot, working a 39 hour week, Monday to Friday.
It is essential the jobholder is a time served mechanic qualified to SVQ 3 level or equivalent with a proven track record of maintaining LGV's. A full working knowledge of electrical, hydraulic, air and pneumatic systems for motor vehicles.
The successful candidate will have a current LGV Driving Licence and undertake, duties concerned with the repair and maintenance of the Council's fleet. Candidates should preferably hold an MOT testers certificate.
Position Title: Vehicle Technician
Position Number: FL03
Location: Bonnyrigg Depot
Contract Status: Permanent
Hours of Work: 36 Hours per Week + 3 Hours Contract Overtime
Working Pattern: 7:30am to 4:00pm Monday to Thursday
7:30am to 3:00pm Friday
(half an hour unpaid lunch break each day)
Weeks per year: 52
Closing Date: Tuesday 22 August 2017
Interview Date: To be confirmed
Please note that it is Midlothian Councils policy that successful applicants will be appointed to the first point on the salary scale.
Based on you working 39 hours over 52 weeks per year the minimum actual salary for this position is £24,204 per annum.
If you have difficulty applying for this post or in accessing attached documentation, or if you have a disability and reasonable adjustment is required, please call 0131 271 3063 to speak to a member of the Recruitment Team, stating the post reference number.
Midlothian Council is currently undergoing a period of transformation, changing and improving the way it delivers services in Midlothian. As a consequence, there are a number of existing employees for whom we are committed to seeking suitable alternative employment within the Council in accordance with our legal obligations. Candidates are advised that, for some vacancies, internal candidates in this situation will be interviewed before the wider selection pool and a slightly longer delay may be experienced before application outcomes can be advised to you. Thank you for your patience in this matter.