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Driver Technician

Social Care


Wigan Council

Early Intervention
Makerfield Way Depot

Salary: Grade 4, £10,059 - £11,191 per annum. £9.19 - £10.22 per hour.

The salary is subject to the 2019 National Joint Council pay award and any local agreements

21 hours per week

Your role:

As a Driver Technician you will be part of the team delivering, fitting and collecting equipment across the borough. The role also requires you to work as part of the decontamination unit with cleaning of equipment and input of data relating to equipment.   

The Integrated Community Equipment Stores is part of the Early Intervention Service assisting people to live independently within their own homes. Working every Friday, Saturday and Sunday between the hours of 7am and 7pm, this role you will improve the quality of vulnerable people’s lives in the Wigan Borough.  

About you:

You will be self- motivated with a strong customer care ethic and the ability to carry out work that can be physically demanding. You will have the ability to support the existing team to ensure demands are met to support hospital discharges in a timely manner. You will have a caring personality and want to make a difference to people’s lives.  

About us:

The Integrated Community Equipment Stores deliver equipment across the Wigan Borough to allow people to live independently within their own homes. The service is expanding and as a result requires a positive individual to deliver equipment in the evenings and weekends.

Delivering, fitting and collecting equipment around Wigan provides a vital service to many service users. The service also provides the hospital with support delivering equipment to aid hospital discharge.  

As an employer we like to thank our employees for their hard work and commitment by giving them the opportunity to access a range of exclusive rewards and benefits.

For further information, please contact Paul Beardsmore on

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Interview date: Monday 29 April 2019 

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application deadline

11 59 pm

15th Apr 2019

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