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HGV Vehicle Mechanic

Vacancy Summary
Adur & Worthing Councils
£24,313 - £28,785 p.a.
Commerce Way, Lancing
Working Pattern:
Full Time
37 hours per week.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
28/06/2019 at 23:55 PM
Vacancy Description

HGV Mechanic

Post No: 8035

Salary: Starting from £24,313 - £28,785 p.a. (Grade 5)

Hours: 37 hours per week (Permanent)

Place of Work: Transport Workshops, Commerce Way Depot, Lancing Business Park, Lancing

Closing date:28th June 2019

We are looking for an experienced HGV Mechanic to work in our busy transport workshop maintaining the council’s fleet of vehicles and plant. The successful applicant must have the necessary knowledge and skills to maintain a wide range of vehicles and plant including refuse and recycling trucks, vans and various types of plant machinery.

You must be qualified to City & Guilds or NVQ standard in vehicle repairs and maintenance.

A category C HGV driving licence with no more than three penalty points is desirable but not essential.

Practical experience in the Municipal vehicle maintenance sector is also desirable but not essential.

To comply with our equal opportunities policy we can only accept a completed Council application form.

For more information or an informal chat, please contact Andy Northeast on 01273 264149.

Staff are our most important asset and we therefore have a benefit package which reflects our continuing commitment to our employees, which includes:

  • Generous leave entitlement; a minimum of 25 days + Bank Holidays 
  • Generous sick pay entitlement
  • Local Government Pension Training & development
  • Child care subsidies
  • Occupational Health
  • Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)
  • Eyesight tests
  • Staff discounts and offers
  • Leisure centre membership discounts and offers
  • Worthing Theatres discounts and offers
  • Staff Social Club events

Equal Opportunities
Adur and Worthing councils have a commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Adur District and Worthing Borough Councils are equal opportunities employers and encourages applications from people with disabilities, ethnic minorities, people of any religion or belief or sexual orientation and job sharers. Childcare subsidy is payable in appropriate cases. Work base location is indicated, however you may be asked to work at any such place within the Adur District and Worthing Borough Council Service’s area as required.

Additional Information
As part of Adur & Worthing Council’s ongoing commitment to redeployment, please note that this vacancy may be withdrawn at any stage of the recruitment process, without prior notice if a suitable redeployee (internal employee at risk of redundancy) is identified.
How to apply
In order to apply for this vacancy please use the Apply Online link below. No CVs or agency applications accepted.
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