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Various locations in North Lanarkshire, ML1 1AB
£12,743 - £21,663 per year
Contract Type:
Position Type:
Full Time
37 hours per week

This position has expired.

Job Advertisement

NLC7 (SCP 22 - £25,486 Pro rata as below)

Year 1 - 50% of £25,486

Year 2 -70% of £25,486

Year 3 - 80% of £25,486

Year 4 - 85% of £25, 486

Based in one of ours Depots, you will work as part of the team responsible for all aspects of inspection, servicing and maintenance of a large diverse commercial fleet.

With an interest in vehicle maintenance, it will be a condition of employment that you have three standard grade passes at bands 1-4/National 5s at band A-D in Maths, English and a Science or Technical subject prior to starting in post and be willing to undertake a four-year apprenticeship programme that will require you to successfully complete SVQ Level 3 in Motor Vehicle Mechanics.  You will also be required to attend New Lanarkshire College, Motherwell, training on a day or block release basis.

You will be a good communicator, mix well with other members of staff and be able to work as part of a team, as well as work on your own initiative. You will also have the ability to follow written and verbal instruction. Basic knowledge of vehicles and equipment, and an awareness of related Health and Safety issues would be advantageous.

You must be between 16 and 24 years of age and a resident of North Lanarkshire to apply for this post.

Please note: these posts are temporary for a fixed period of four years.

Working here at North Lanarkshire Council

If you’re considering a career with us, you’ll be keen to know what’s in it for you.  We have a great package of benefits available, from health and wellbeing to finances and family.  This includes 26 days annual leave and 6 public holidays*, and a wide range of offers available to you through our NLLife reward site.  We also have a full package of learning and development through our learning academy LearnNL to help you reach your full potential and further your career.

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North Lanarkshire Council are Happy to Talk Flexible Working, we operate a
Smarter Working Policy.

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*For all casual/sessional roles, you will receive 12.1% of your hourly rate for every hour worked in total recompense for annual leave, including public holidays. These rates will be indicated separately on your payslip.  You will only be paid for the hours that you work.

Disability Confident Leader   Happy to Talk

We are a Disability Confident Leader and offer a guaranteed interview to applicants who consider themselves to be disabled and who meet the minimum requirements for the position.

We have also adopted the Armed Forces Community Covenant to show our support for service personnel, veterans and their families. We offer a guaranteed interview for service leavers, spouses, reservists and veterans, as long as they meet the essential criteria of the person specification/job description.

Alternative Application Packs can be requested in other formats for example, Large Print, Braille, and Audio. To request an alternative Application Pack please phone 01698 403151.

The following link contains our Easy Read documents which will help explain the process and what happens during the selection process.

Easy Read – My NL