Driver / Handyperson

Favourite Scottish Ambulance Service
Ref no: SAS00251
Closes: Thursday, 26th October 2017
Published: Friday, 13th October 2017
Location: Edinburgh City, Kings Haugh, Peffermill Industrial Estate, Peffermill Road, Edinburgh
Salary: £16,532 - £18,903 per year
Hours: 37.50 hours per week
Contract Type: Permanent
Position Type: Full Time
Organisation: Scottish Ambulance Service
Category: Ambulance Service
Sub-category: Fleet and Maintenance

Job Description

We are currently looking to recruit an experienced Driver / Handyperson to work within the Fleet Department of the Scottish Ambulance Service. The post holder’s primary function will be to move Service vehicles between various locations throughout Scotland mainly Edinburgh and the Lothians. This is to allow vehicle maintenance and repairs to be carried out on various types of vehicles as required.

Although the post will be based in Edinburgh Workshop, this role requires travel throughout Scotland to meet the needs of the Service. As a result, there will be occasions where the post holders will have to be flexible in terms of their start time and finish time during their 37.5hr working week.

 The post holder must have a current driving licence for group C1 with no more that 3 penalty points. In addition, they must be able to demonstrate significant and relevant experience in driving C1 class vehicles. The candidate will be required to carry out housekeeping duties in a workshop ,some heavy lifting may be required.

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