Automotive Technician / Vehicle Technician / Mechanic
Job Title: Automotive Technician
Salary: £26,999 to £28,785 per annum
Job Type: Full Time, Permanent
Closing Date: Sunday 17th March 2019
A fantastic opportunity has arisen to join one of the country’s leading fire and rescue services; to join a family where everyone plays their part in making West Yorkshire safer!
Joining a first-rate organisation, you will have the job satisfaction of knowing each day that you are contributing to the delivery of one of just six metropolitan fire and rescue services in the UK, supporting over 1,000 firefighters who work round the clock to help people and save lives.
Based at their Headquarters, you will have the opportunity to work across West Yorkshire to carry out the inspection, repair and maintenance of the Fire & Rescue’s fleet of vehicles and associated operational equipment.
You will work in a modern clean workshop environment with great motorway links and have access to the latest equipment to maintain their fleet. They invest in their staff and provide both in-house and external training including LGV driver, aerial appliance and Freight Transport Association training.
Candidates must have considerable experience in the repair and maintenance of motor vehicles and possess a recognised apprenticeship in vehicle maintenance with City and Guilds Parts 1, 2 and 3 Craft studies (or Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeship or equivalent level relevant qualification) and a full UK car manual driving licence.
You may also be required to participate in the section’s standby rota, to which terms and conditions apply.
They offer an excellent package, including excellent training and development including generous holiday entitlement, family friendly working, local government pension scheme, free parking, Sports and Social Club with free use of gym, with all clothing and personal protective equipment and tools provided.
The Authority is an Equal Opportunities Employer.
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Candidates with experience of: Vehicle Mechanic, Vehicle Repair, Automotive Technician, Automotive Mechanic, Vehicle Technician, Automotive Engineer, Vehicle Engineer, Vehicle Servicing, Motor Technician, Automotive Servicing, Vehicle Helpdesk Engineer may also be considered for this role.