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Technician (Career Graded)
  • Employer: West Berkshire Council
  • Reference: V4927
  • Published: Thu 15/09/2022, 9:30 AM
  • Closing on: Wed 28/09/2022, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: From £18333 to £25927 (Grade B to F) Dependent on qualifications and experience
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Council Offices, Market Street, Newbury, Berkshire

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Technician (Career Graded)

If you would like to begin or further your career in Engineering, West Berkshire Council’s Highways Asset Management team could be your next step. We’ve become recognised as a fast-moving, modern and dynamic Council with a determination to provide high quality, value-for-money services – and that means ensuring that our staff have all the qualifications, skills and knowledge they need to do a professional job.

We have a Career Graded Trainee Technician or Technician post and the successful applicant will be rewarded with an excellent package including the opportunity to study for an apprenticeship and/or engineering qualification, flexible working hours and an essential car user allowance.

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work on a variety of highway improvement and maintenance projects and we will expect you to take on more responsibility as you gain experience.

To start as a Trainee Technician you should be educated to GCSE level or equivalent including good passes in English, Maths and a Technical or Science subject.  Technicians will require a Civil Engineering qualification and relevant experience.

West Berkshire Council offer excellent employment benefits such as flexible working, access to a wide range of relevant training, local government pension scheme, family friendly policies, a range of local discounts and much more. You will also be entitled to a generous annual leave entitlement of 26 days per annum rising to a maximum of 32 days.

For an informal discussion about the above posts, please contact Andrew Reynolds (Asset Manager) on 01635 519 076.