Modern Apprentice - Infrastructure, Westbank Depot, Perth (PKC04056)

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Ref no: PKC04056
Closes: Sunday, 28th January 2018
Published: Friday, 12th January 2018
Location: Westbank Depot, 17 Jeanfield Road, Perth
Salary: £7,996 - £14,077 per year
Hours: 36.00 hours per week
Contract Type: Fixed Term
Position Type: Full Time
Organisation: Perth and Kinross Council
Category: Modern Apprenticeship / Trainee
Sub-category: Parks, Gardens & Green Space

Job Description

Modern Apprentice - Infrastructure (PKC04056)
£7,996 - £14,077 (Fixed Term for 2 years)
Westbank Depot, Jeanfield Road, Perth

The Infrastructure Squad within Community Greenspace are looking to recruit an enthusiastic modern apprentice on a Fixed Term Contract for a 2 year period.

As part of a highly skilled team, in this apprenticeship, you will assist in delivering a multi-functional repair, renewal and inspection service on all assets within Community Greenspace Parks, Open Spaces and Countryside Areas. This work will include working with Community groups, Park Users, Shaw Trust, Educational Establishments in locations throughout Perth & Kinross. You will undertake duties relating to the Maintenance, Repair, installation and carry out detailed inspections of all our infrastructure including seats, bins, fences, bridges, paths, trees, walls/dykes and any other Health and Safety issues that may arise from on-going assessments. You will also be required to undertake and understand basic Health and Safety responsibilities within this role including the operation of mechanical equipment and tools, Safe working practices and care of users & colleagues while carrying out these works based activities.

You will be required to undertake a Modern Apprenticeship in Facilities Services which will be delivered on a work-based bases. You will also be required to work evenings and weekends as agreed.

For further information on this post, please contact Kathy Harper on 01738 475905.

The Individual

When completing your application for this post, please ensure you provide contact details (preferably e-mail addresses) for two referees. One should be your current or most recent employer. However, if you are an existing employee of Perth & Kinross Council, you are only required to provide reference details for your current employer.

Please APPLY ONLINE. Facilities are available at all public libraries in Perth and Kinross. If you have a disability and require reasonable adjustments, please call 01738 475555 to discuss.

As part of our safer recruitment measures, Perth & Kinross Council carries out rigorous checks on the right to work in the UK, qualifications, employment history, including references, and fitness to undertake the post.

Some jobs may have been traditionally carried out predominately by one gender, but we would encourage you to apply if you meet the requirements, irrespective of your gender.

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