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Vehicle Preparation System (VPS) Operative

Band 2

Main area
Ambulance Preparation
Grade
Band 2
Contract
Fixed term until 31 March 2019
Hours
Full time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
174-VPSO-120218-AB
Site
Wakefield Ambulance Station, Brunswick Street, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, WF1 4PA
Town
Wakefield
Salary
£15,671 to £18,157 per annum, pro rata
Closing
25/02/2018 23:59

We are currently recruiting for a number of roles to prepare ambulances and other patient carrying vehicles ready for use by clinical staff.

Main duties include cleaning of the vehicles to a very high specification, checking and inspecting equipment and restocking consumables. The role will also involve moving vehicles between stations and refuelling, etc.

The successful candidate must be flexible in their approach to the job as this position is a supporting role to the emergency services. Must be reliable and conscientious with a good eye for detail. Must be able to work as part of a small team.

Initially these roles will be based in Wakefield although this may be subject to change in the future. No experience is required as full training will be given.

Hours of work – 37.5 hrs per week.

Rate of pay AfC Band 2 + 25% unsocial hours enhancement.

27 days annual leave plus bank holidays.

PLEASE ONLY APPLY FOR THIS POSITION IF YOU HAVE A C1 ENTITLEMENT ON YOUR DRIVING LICENCE. IF YOU PASSED YOUR DRIVING TEST BEFORE 1997 YOU SHOULD AUTOMATICALLY HAVE THIS ENTITLEMENT.

This is for a temporary contract which could result in a permanent position.

Interview date – TBC

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