South Lanarkshire Council is hosting a recruitment open day in Blantyre this month.
Those interested in working with the council’s Fleet Services team should attend the event at Hamilton Technology Park in Blantyre on Saturday 22nd April 2023 from 9am to 2pm for a wide range of information and support.
The team will be recruiting a variety of staff including workshop operatives, workshop semi-skilled technicians, light vehicle technicians, heavy vehicle technicians, tyre fitters, advanced technicians and bus drivers.
Head of Roads and Transportation Services, Colin Park, told Blantyre Telegraph: “This is a great opportunity to become part of a vital team within the council. Full support and training will be provided, allowing for career advancement and developing of skills.”
“Staff will be available on the day to answer any questions and detail the benefits of working for South Lanarkshire Council.”
Fleet services are responsible for the maintenance of over 1800 vehicles and mobile plant items ranging from small electric vehicles, vans, refuse collection vehicles and heavy tippers. The service is also responsible for operating 65 passenger-carrying vehicles, transporting children to schools and adults to day care facilities.
Salaries range from £24,616 to £38,583 for a 37-hour week depending on the role experience and qualifications.