A position as a motor vehicle technician has become available in the North West Ambulance Service’s Fleet Maintenance Division. This is a part of the shift system, which is designed on a two-shift schedule to cover seven days a week, working between the hours of (7:00am to 7:00pm Monday to Friday and 7:00am to 6:00pm Sat and Sun)
We have one opening in the Greater Manchester region, and the position will be based in Bury at the Bury Workshop.
Main responsibilities of the job
Together with driving responsibilities, you will play a crucial part in the upkeep of the Trust’s fleet of ambulances, operating vehicles, and the work is extensive and varied.
For people who require emergency medical care and transportation, the North West Ambulance Service NHS Trust offers accident and emergency services around-the-clock, every day of the year.
Our highly qualified staff members offer patients in the neighborhood life-saving care and, if necessary, transport patients to hospitals or care facilities.
For patients who need non-emergency transport to and from the hospital and who are unable to travel independently due to their medical condition or clinical need, we also offer non-emergency patient transport services.
We aim to secure public security and patient care in the case of a significant incident, with other emergency services.
The NHS 111 service is also provided by us in the North West. In 2013, NHS Direct was replaced with NHS 111. To make it simpler for people to access local NHS healthcare services in England, this service was developed. It offers prompt non-emergency medical assistance and is accessible around-the-clock, 365 days a year.
Certificate of Sponsorship
Job applicants who need existing skilled worker sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome to apply, and their applications will be taken into consideration together with those from everyone else. Visit the UK Visas and Immigration website for more details (Opens in a new tab).
For entrance clearance into the UK, skilled worker applicants must now submit criminal record certificates from each nation in which they have lived continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more during the previous ten years as of April 6, 2017. Adult dependents who are over the age of 18 must also meet this condition. You can get advice here.
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