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Scottish Fire and Rescue Service Headquarters Westburn Drive Cambuslang, G72 7NA
£23,543 - £24,567 per year
Contract Type:
Position Type:
Full Time
35 hours per week


The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service would like to invite applications for the post of Purchasing Assistant based at Scottish Fire and Rescue Service Headquarters, Cambuslang on a fixed term basis.

This is a full-time post however, applications from individuals seeking to work on a part time, job share, or flexible working basis would be considered.

The successful candidate will be required to assist in the purchasing of goods and services and to provide administrative support.

The candidate should have strong interpersonal and communication skills, excellent written and verbal skills, the ability to work in a team, good time management skills, and highly developed analytical and problem-solving skills.

Full details of the role and our recruitment process can be found in the attached information pack. 

Salary on appointment will normally be at the lower salary point, with progression subject to regular review - in line with the SFRS performance appraisal arrangements.  A higher salary placing will be considered in exceptional circumstances subject to experience demonstrated.

The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service is an Equal Opportunities employer and encourage applications from all sectors of the community. In addition, we are committed to being a “Disability Confident Employer” and will ensure that all applicants who meet the essential criteria for the role are invited for interview.

 If you would like to apply in a different format, please email

Please note, a fully completed application form must be submitted as SFRS do not accept CVs in support of applications for employment.


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  • Happy to Talk Flexible Working
  • Scottish Living Wage
  • Carer Positive Employer in Scotland - Engaged