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Ref no:
GLA09096
Published:
5/8/2022
Closes:
21/8/2022
Location:
425 Polmadie Road, Glasgow, G42 0PJ
Salary:
£35,005.55 - £40,214.62 per year
Contract Type:
Permanent
Position Type:
Full Time
Hours:
37 hours per week

Job Description

A qualified vehicle engineering mechanic with IT skills is sought to ensure that all licence holders and taxi operators comply with Glasgow City Council and Government legislation.  Duties include: carrying out roadside inspections of vehicles, dealing with complaints from members of the public, auditing licensing records as required, providing technical reports and liaising with internal/external customers.  You will also attend licensing committee as an expert witness, as required and work closely with Police Scotland and other external agencies on joint exercises during both day and nightshift.  The successful candidate should have good communication, IT and interviewing skills, the ability to produce technical reports and knowledge of Civic Government Scotland Act 1982.  A qualification in vehicle engineering, City and Guilds Certificate or equivalent, a current driving licence and basic disclosure are essential. Qualification as a DVSA MOT Trained inspector is desirable. 

This position requires a Basic Disclosure. Please note successful candidates for the above position will be required to pay for their Disclosure.

Please note this is a re advertisement and previous applicants should not re-apply.

Application Packs

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