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Vehicle Workshop Support Operative

  • Employer: Brighton & Hove City Council
  • Reference: orbis/TP/765/2441
  • Published: Tue 09/07/2019, 14:35 PM
  • Closing on: Tue 23/07/2019, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £17,364 - £19,171 (see advert for further details)
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Brighton

Job introduction

We are looking to appoint a Workshop Cleaner, Driver and Support Operative for our vehicle workshop in Hollingdean, Brighton.

About the role

Duties include: Keeping the workshop and equipment clean, tidy and organised. To carry out some unskilled, basic tasks in and around the workshop. Driving and collecting vehicles and parts.

The successful candidate will ideally have:

  • A valid UK Category C HGV driving licence.
  • Good driving skills and a good knowledge of the Brighton and Hove area.
  • Experience of having worked in a transport or workshop environment will be an advantage.

In the event the successful candidate does not hold a HGV licence, you will be appointed at scale 1-2 (£17,364 to £18,426). Current HGV licence holders will be appointed at scale 3 (£18,795 to £19,171).

In return you will receive a very competitive salary along with knowing that you are working for an organisation that offers realistic career progression. In addition to the generous package we offer other benefits:

  • Excellent working environment 
  • Dedicated training and development
  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Flexible working hours
  • Uniform provided
  • BHCC pension
  • Travel and Staff Shop benefits
  • Driver CPC training 

Main duties include:

  • Cleaning of the vehicle workshop, equipment and the surrounding area
  • Organise the workshop stock and vehicle parts.
  • Carrying out weekly and monthly checklist of the workshop and equipment.
  • Driving vehicles that require service, repairs and MOT
  • Collecting vehicles and parts

For any further information, please contact Andy Pumphrey - Head of Fleet Management on 01273 294705 or email on Andrew.Pumphrey@brighton-hove.go.uk

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Additional information

Your starting salary will be pro rata if the above position is part-time or term-time only.

Work Permits: we may be able to obtain a Work Permit for this post but this is subject to meeting the requirements of the UK Border Agency's Points-based Immigration System.

From 6 April 2011 the Home Office has placed a permanent restriction on the number of migrant workers that all Tier 2 (General) Sponsors can recruit. Due to the restrictions we cannot guarantee that individuals that meet the requirements of the Points-based Immigration System will be issued with clearance to obtain work permits.

Company information

We welcome applications from all sections of the community but particularly encourage applicants from a BME or White Other background as well as those who identify as disabled, LGB, female or trans as these groups are currently under-represented in our Directorate workforce.

As part of Brighton & Hove City 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.

  • Employer: Brighton & Hove City Council
  • Reference: orbis/TP/765/2441
  • Published: Tue 09/07/2019, 14:35 PM
  • Closing on: Tue 23/07/2019, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £17,364 - £19,171 (see advert for further details)
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Brighton

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