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Newtown Depot, Bowden Road, Newtown St.Boswells, Melrose, Roxburghshire, TD6 0SA
£25,540.44 - £28,125.68 per year
Contract Type:
Position Type:
Full Time
37 hours per week

Job Details

Grade: 6F
Hourly Rate: £13.23 - £14.57
Salary: £25,540.44 - £28,125.68 per annum
Contract Duration: Permanent


Role Purpose

We are looking to appoint a full time permanent Mechanic/Welder to be based at our Fabrication Workshop Newton St. Boswells.

The main purpose of the role is to ensure that our vehicles are maintained to a high level and to carry out fabrication and welding projects at our Fabrication Workshop with some site visits to maintain things like cattle grids.    

We will provide staff training and development to support the role, we also offer excellent terms and conditions of employment including Local Government Pension & Life Insurance.  



Fully qualified Motor Vehicle Technician or Fabrication Welder City and Guilds or time served. 
Hold a current driving licence. 



Informal Enquiries

If you would like to discuss this opportunity further then contact Kenneth Naylor at or by phone on 07929726661 

Scottish Borders Council is committed to improving the diversity of its workforce to better reflect the communities we serve. We welcome applications from all minority groups and individuals who identify with one or more of the protected characteristics as defined by the Equality Act 2010.  In particular from candidates who assess themselves as having a disability, under the Disability Confident Employer scheme this guarantees an interview to those individuals who meet the essential criteria of the post.  All appointments will be made on merit. 

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