Vehicle Technician-Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council

Full Time
Posted 1 year ago

About us

Fleet Services are Sandwell MBC’s in-house fleet maintenance operation. Based at Waterfall Lane in Cradley Heath, Fleet Services provides fleet maintenance and repair for Sandwell MBC, other public bodies and private sector contracts. With a fleet size of over 1000 items, there is a huge variety of vehicles and equipment.

Key Requirements

  • Full UK HGV (Category C or C+E).

Training will be provided to obtain a full UK HGV category C licence on a fixed term contract if the successful candidate holds a clean full UK drivers licence (Category B).

  • Hold a BTEC National Certificate in Automotive Engineering ONC or equivalent. or experience of working in Heavy Commercial Vehicle workshop.
  • Take part in an out of hours breakdown service
  • Clean LGV Licence Class C

Our Values; Trust, Unity and Progress make us unique, they define how we do things and are reflected in the way we behave. They are important to us, guiding and shaping our organisational culture. Our values are key to us achieving Sandwell’s Vision 2030 and also guide us when we recruit.


37 hours per week

We reserve the right to close vacancies prior to their advertised date if we receive a large number of applications. Therefore, you are strongly advised to complete and return your application as soon as possible. When completing your application please refer to the supporting documents attached.

If you have a disability and require assistance in making an application, or have experienced a problem whilst applying for a position, please contact the Resourcing Team on 0121 569 3300 or via e-mail to:

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