Hourly Rate: £12.0602 - £13.2802
Salary: £23,267.55 - £25,621.27 per annum
Contract Duration: Permanent
Scottish Borders Council is looking to appoint a full time permanent Plant Mechanic working in the Newtown Depot. The successful candidate will be a fully qualified plant/vehicle mechanic who can offer a variety of repairs and maintenance experience within a fleet of large and small agricultural/construction plant and commercial vehicles. The post will be 37 hours per week but the successful candidate must be willing to participate in the Winter standby arrangements in place and work overtime as required.Essential
Good all round education to standard grade level.
Be in possession of the CG371 or 373 Craft Cert (or equivalent) approved by City & Guilds in mechanics.
Must have served a recognized apprenticeship in Agricultural/Horticultural or Plant Engineering and hold a current driving licence minimum Cat B
A current driving licence and use of a vehicle is an essential requirement of this post.
* If you have a disability which precludes you from holding a drivers licence, Scottish Borders Council will take into account its responsibility to make reasonable adjustments to allow for your disability. Should it be possible to make such an adjustment in order that you can undertake the travel responsibilities of the post, this will be taken into account in consideration for this role.
Informal enquiries can be made to Alan Brown Telor email and John Martin email