Vacancy: HGV Mechanic

JOB TITLE: HGV Mechanic

REFERENCE NUMBER: GGA-2023-1453

HOURS OF WORK : 37
SALARY/WAGE: £11,524 / £5.99 p/h
CLOSING DATE: 05/06/2023

Glasgow City Council - NRS


Modern Apprenticeship


Job Description

NRS Fleet Services is responsible for the maintenance of the council's Vehicle Fleet Licence. Currently the vehicle workshop is located at Jessie Street. Vehicles maintained and repaired range from HGV to Light vehicles and also includes a fleet of Electric cars and vans

Key Responsibilities

You will be required to assist with identifying and rectifying faults, conducting pre and post inspections, carry out maintenance and repairs to light and heavy vehicles and contribute to a clean and safe working environment and maintain positive working relationships with fellow workers.

Key Skills

Positive attitude, willing to study, hard working, good communication skills, ability to work individually or as part of a team,. Good hand/eye coordination, ability to work through problems and operate tools and equipment safely to the required standard. You will need to demonstrate that you can receive and understand instructions effectively and follow health and safety procedures at all times.

Apprenticeship Framework Level

level 3/SCQF 7

Apprenticeship Framework Title

Vehicle Maintenance and Repair (Heavy Vehicle)

Training Provider

NRS Transport/GTG

Company profile

Neighbourhoods, Regeneration and Sustainability(NRS) part of Glasgow City Council deliver essential services which are designed to help achieve our aim of creating a cleaner, safer, better Glasgow. Through citizen engagement and working together with our City Partners we provide enhanced service delivery, ensuring that the needs and demands of the communities and neighbourhoods are supported and responded to at local level.

Education, Qualifications and Training

Minimum of 4 national 5. (C+) English, Maths and science subject desirable. Nat 4 qualifications will also be considered.

Experience & Knowledge

Interest in working with vehicles, work experience in vehicle industry. Driving licence or provisional. Full training will be provided so not essential.

Any Additional Requirements

Due to funding criteria this vacancy is available to the following:
16-19 year olds
20-29 year olds with a disability
20-29 year olds who are in care
*Age on 14th August 2023*

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