Vehicle Technician

Dorset Police
Sowton, Exeter
07 Jun 2018
22 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Vehicle Technician

The commencing salary will be within Scale E starting at £21,999 rising by yearly increments to a maximum of £25,656 per annum

Permanent, 37 hours per week

Ref: VAC – 2750

Sowton Workshops, Exeter

The police forces of Devon & Cornwall and Dorset have established a Strategic Alliance to provide a single service within certain functions across the three counties. Some of our current departments will be hosted by Devon and Cornwall Police and others by Dorset Police. We can confirm that the Fleet Services Department will be hosted by Dorset Police. As such, the successful candidate in the Vehicle Technician role will be employed on the terms and conditions of Dorset Police on appointment.

To deliver a prompt, efficient and effective repair service to optimise vehicle availability for all vehicle users. To provide timely and efficient scheduled maintenance on vehicles and equipment to ensure that all assets owned by both Devon & Cornwall and Dorset Police remain safe, reliable, legally compliant and fit for the purpose for which they were provided. To complete all documentation relating to vehicle repairs and maintenance.

For further details or an informal discussion please contact Roger Mills, Fleet Safety and Compliance Manager on 01392 225714 or alternatively email at

Please ensure that your application provides evidence of all the essential experience and specialist skills and knowledge as outlined in the role profile as the short listing process will be assessed against these criteria.

CVs will not be accepted.

We are committed to making reasonable adjustments for individuals with a disability to ensure they are able to participate and perform to their full potential in their role. If you feel you would benefit from reasonable adjustments, please contact Business Support Services (Resourcing) on 01392 452020 (option 1).

For further information on how to apply please visit our website:

Closing date: 22 June 2018