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Ref no:
WDN04609
Published:
25/1/2023
Closes:
8/2/2023
Location:
Driver Services, Auchentoshan Depot, Mountblow Rd, Dalmuir, Clydebank, G81 4SN
Salary:
£24,616.34 - £26,622.68 per year
Contract Type:
Permanent
Position Type:
Full Time
Hours:
37 hours per week

Job Description

West Dunbartonshire Council are looking for a PCV Driver to join the Fleet & Waste Services.

The successful candidate will be required to provide an efficient and safe transportation services for school children and adults (generally involving children and adults with additional/special needs) on behalf of the Educational Services and HSCP directorates.

Work Pattern - Monday - Thursday 7.00am - 4.30pm, Friday 7.30am - 4.00pm (30 minutes unpaid break). 37 hours per week plus 5 hours contractual overtime.

Applicants must hold a Full UK PCV driving license with a vocational entitlement category D (unrestricted) and a Drivers Certificate of Professional Competence (DCPC).

Requirements

This post is considered as Regulated Work with Children and Adults under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007 and as such membership with the PVG scheme is essential. Further details of this scheme can be found here.

Preferred applicants will be required to become members of the relevant PVG scheme, or undergo a PVG Scheme update check prior to a formal offer being made by West Dunbartonshire Council.

Responsibilities

The employment for which you are applying is excepted from the provisions of section 4(2) of the Rehabilitation of Offenders (Exceptions) Order 1975. Applicants are, therefore, not statutorily entitled to withhold information about convictions which for other purposes are "spent" under the provisions of the Act. In the event of employment any failure to disclose such convictions could result in dismissal or disciplinary action.

The Individual

WDC was voted one of the top ten flexible employers and prides itself in providing flexible working to support work life balance. In addition to this there are also additional benefits:

• Access to the Local Government pension scheme (LGPS) with an employer’s contribution of at least 19.3% and all associated benefits
• A minimum of 25 days annual leave, increasing a day each year up to 35 days as well as 8 fixed public holidays each year
• Access to employee wellbeing supports including occupational health & counselling if ever you need help and support

Now that you have read the role and what we have to offer, we would love to hear from you. Please use the application to tell us your experience, and why you are the candidate for this role.

For information about West Dunbartonshire Council please click on the following link and see why we are an employer of choice:
http://www.west-dunbarton.gov.uk/jobs-and-training/working-for-us/about-us/

More information on the benefits of working within West Dunbartonshire Council, can be found using the following link:
http://www.west-dunbarton.gov.uk/jobs-and-training/working-for-us/benefits-of-working-with-us/