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Mobile Mechanic

Forestry Commision

Published
12-09-2018
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Forestry Commision
Practical information
Published:
12-09-2018
Expires:
16-09-2018
Job id:
329878340
Job type:
Full-time
Salary level
£23,293 - £24,633  per year
Job sector:
Engineering and Science, Agriculture, Forestry, Gardening
Job title:
Mechanical Engineer
Mechanical/Electrical Engineer
Experience:
Mechanical engineering, Mechanical engineering, Mechanics, Mechanical components, Mechanical
Language:
English Excellent (written and spoken)

Mobile Mechanic, Fochabers

£23,293 - £24,633, plus benefits

 

Background Information

 

Forest Enterprise Scotland (FES) is an agency of Forestry Commission Scotland (FCS) and our main task is to manage the National Forest Estate in Scotland for public benefit, developing and demonstrating good forestry practice.

 

Our North Scotland Workshop is one of three Workshops in Scotland. Mechanical Engineering is part of the Forest Enterprise Business Support Services, led by The Head of Service Development. Mechanical Engineering provides a safe and economic repair service for all the vehicles, machinery, and equipment (VME) used by the Forestry Commission in the delivery of its national objectives. You will be based at Balnacoul Workshop in Fochabers and will report to the Balnacoul Service Manager.

 

The key responsibilities for the role will include:

 

  • Assess and carry out all assigned tasks, identifying the most appropriate method of effecting a repair/maintenance whilst considering cost, downtime and ensuring the safety of all;
  • Understand and apply all Health and Safety controls and effectively communicate these between colleagues and co-workers;
  • Work effectively with the Service Manager and Parts controller on spares requirements to ensure a cost effective and efficient repair is carried out;
  • Complete and comply with all administrative systems required by the workshop and meet the return deadlines requested;
  • Preparation of new VME to FC standard, which includes the application of livery and installation of ply lining.

 

For more information and to apply, please click the 'APPLY' button.

Alternatively, visit our website:

www.civilservicejobs.service.gov.uk

 

0300 067 5300

 

HRScotland@forestry.gsi.gov.uk

 

Please quote ref 1592468. Closing date: 16 September 2018, 23:59

 

No recruitment agencies please.

 

We are committed to providing equal opportunities for all sectors of our diverse community.

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Contact
Forestry Commision
Practical information
Published:
12-09-2018
Expires:
16-09-2018
Job id:
329878340
Job type:
Full-time
Salary level
£23,293 - £24,633  per year
Job sector:
Engineering and Science, Agriculture, Forestry, Gardening
Job title:
Mechanical Engineer
Mechanical/Electrical Engineer
Experience:
Mechanical engineering, Mechanical engineering, Mechanics, Mechanical components, Mechanical
Language:
English Excellent (written and spoken)
Location