Handy Person/ Driver

South West One Ltd
Portishead, City of Bristol
£14,698 - £15,195 per annum
25 Nov 2016
09 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Southwest One

Corporate Services

Police HQ, Portishead

Handy Person/ Driver

37 hours per week

Salary: £14,698 - £15,195 per annum

Job Ref No: 1892/AA


An opportunity has arisen where our Facilities team is looking to recruit a Handyperson/Driver at Avon and Somerset Police Headquarters, Portishead, North Somerset.

Reporting to the Facilities and Corporate Support Officer, the main purpose of this role is to provide maintenance work on premises, grounds, vehicles, equipment and the delivery or collection of goods/services, as required. 

Working in a busy environment, you will have previous experience in a similar role, using your practical maintenance skills and the ability to act on your own initiative with minimum supervision.

You will be required to drive police vehicles and have a full current driving licence.

Whilst you will primarily be based at Police Headquarters, Portishead you will be required to work from other locations in the geographical area as and when required.

‘Southwest One is a joint venture company which currently provides back office services to Somerset County Council, Taunton Deane Borough Council and Avon and Somerset Constabulary. The existing contract will change from 1st December 2016 as some services are returning to Somerset County Council and Taunton Deane Borough Council.

‘The work that is currently undertaken by this role is predominately on behalf of Avon and Somerset Constabulary. Therefore, this role is likely to transfer to Avon and Somerset Constabulary on 1st June 2018 and therefore the post holder would also transfer to Avon and Somerset Constabulary.'

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This post involves providing a service to Avon and Somerset Constabulary, therefore a police vetting check is required, as per Avon and Somerset Constabulary's vetting procedure.

Closing date: Thursday 8th December at 5.00pm

Interviews: the week commencing the 19th December