Equipment Technician

Betony Road, Malvern
£18,870 - £20,541 per annum
05 Oct 2018
30 Oct 2018
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Contract Type
Full time permanent
Working Pattern

Scale 4

£18,870 - £20,541 per annum

37 hours per week

Operational Logistics, Malvern

The Role

A permanent opportunity has arisen in the Operational Logistics department, based at Betony Road, Malvern. The role of Equipment Technician is to be responsible for the servicing and maintenance of the Service’s operational equipment and to certify that such equipment meets specified safety standards so that it is available for immediate operational use.

The successful applicant will carry out equipment testing, inspection, servicing and maintenance on a range of equipment in use by the Service. This includes; breathing apparatus and its ancillary equipment, chemical protection suits and pneumatic rescue equipment.

The Person

The ideal applicant will be in possession of a current driving licence and be able to demonstrate the relevant sector competency to undertake the role. Experience of servicing, testing and maintaining various mechanical or technical equipment as well as an ability to manage own workloads and to work without supervision.

About Us

Every day we're helping to save lives and keep the community safe - and not only by fighting fires. Behind the scenes at Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service, there are lots of other roles that people don't see, helping to provide vital functions to keep us an efficient and effective Fire and Rescue Service.

Reasons to Join Us

- 24 days annual leave entitlement increasing to 29 days after five years’ continuous service (plus bank holidays).

- Access to a local government pension scheme.

- Flexi-time scheme allowing you to have an element of flexibility over your working hours.


The closing date for applications is Sunday 28th October 2018.

The proposed Interview date is W/C Monday 19th November 2018.

For any further queries regarding the role, please contact Neil McDonnell on 07919 573471.

Supporting documents
Candidate Guidance Notes 2018.pdf
Equipment Technician JD.doc