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Fleet Engineer

Posted: 1 Oct 2020 Closes: 31 Oct 2020
Nursling - Southampton, United Kingdom £27,000 PR PA + unsoical hours Payments
Permanent & Full-time NHS_5saw8cny2qAA

Fleet Engineer

Job Reference: 195-01-039-ALE

Employer: Department: Fleet Location: Nursling - Southampton Salary: £27,000 PR PA + unsoical hours Payments

South Central Fleet Services Ltd (SCFS) are a wholly owned subsidiary of South Central Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust (SCAS) . We provide a dedicated fleet management and maintenance solution to SCAS from our workshops in Nursling, Didcot and Eastleigh, specialising in not just ensuring the fleet is maintained to the highest standard but also in the maintenance of medical equipment for example stretchers, carry chairs. SCFS are also experts in converting and commissioning vehicles to blue light specification.

SOUTH CENTRAL FLEET SERVICES LTD
South Central Fleet Services Ltd is a wholly owned subsidiary company of South Central Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust responsible for the delivery and maintenance of vehicles to the trust

South Central Fleet Services Ltd, are looking for Fleet Engineers to join our team maintaining vehicles on behalf of South Central Ambulance Service at our Nursling Workshop

Our fleet engineers perform a vital and challenging role to support the ambulance service. This involves maintaining and repairing specialist vehicles and equipment to the highest standards while ensuring maximum levels of vehicle availability at all times. The role offers a unique opportunity to maintain a diverse range of vehicles and also ancillary equipment for example tail-lifts, stretchers, air lines and advanced electronic components.

The successful candidate will have served a recognized Motor Vehicle Indentured apprenticeship or completed an equivalent training scheme and obtained City and Guilds Motor Vehicle Craft studies parts 1, 2 & 3 or Motor Vehicle Technicians qualification or BTEC equivalents.

The role will also require weekend working and out of hours cover on a rotation basis

A full UK driving licence is essential and a category C1 is desirable

If you feel that you have the necessary skills and experience- then we would like to hear from you.

The role is full time covering workshop opening hours on a rota basis

Salary Circa: £27k plus shift payment

Holiday entitlement is 25 days per annum (based on full time hours) plus bank holidays

Our benefits

25 days holiday plus bank holidays

NEST pension at 5% employer contribution

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