Huntingdon, PE28 0QB
Full Time, Permanent (39 hours per week)
Monday to Friday (plus occassional weekend and evening overtime)
Circa £29,000 per annum plus benefits
Here at Serco, we are currently looking to recruit a Vehicle Technician to join our team at RAF Alconbury. The station is home to the 423rd Air Base Group and operates one of Europe's largest military switchboards and processes approximately a third of all U.S. military communications in Europe. RAF Molesworth is based in Huntingdon and is a Royal Air Force station which is currently held by United States Air Force.
Joining our friendly team as a Vechical Technician you'll be required to repair, maintain, inspect and fault find electrical and hydraulic faults along with general maintenance/service and complete diagnostic tests using manual tools and technological devices. This role is a fantastic opportunity for mechanics and technicians and involves working on various U.S Military vehicles, as well as Fire Engines and high-spec Police vehicles.
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Meaningful and Vital Work - Everyone in our Defence business has an important role to play in the smooth operation of the UK's Armed Forces. Whether you're joining us from the military or from a civilian background, you'll take great pride in supporting the military and the care we take of our defence customers.
A World of Opportunity - With over 70 military contracts here in the UK and a wide variety of roles, Serco can offer excellent opportunities for progression, whether that's in Defence or in another part of our multi-sector business. We also support our teams with a range of training and accreditations, from apprenticeships to chartered statuses.
Great People - Within Serco you'll find diverse and inclusive people that are driven by the same can-do attitude and values of Care, Trust, Pride, and Innovation. We are proud of who we are as individuals - and of how we come together as one team.
At Serco, not only is the nature of the work we do important, everyone has an important role to play, from caring for vulnerable people to managing complex public services. We are a team of 50,000 people responsible for delivering essential public services around the world in areas including defence, transport, justice, immigration, healthcare and citizen services. We are innovators, committed to redesigning and improving public services for the benefit of everyone.
We're also a signatory of the UK Government's Women in Defence Charter serco.com/uk/careers/defence-careers/women-in-defence
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Serco is a Disability Confident Employer committed to employing and retaining people with disabilities. Disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the job will be given the opportunity to demonstrate their abilities at an interview. For help with your application please contact 0345 010 4000.
We see people first and foremost for their performance and potential. We are committed to building a diverse and inclusive organisation that supports the needs of all. As such we will make reasonable adjustments at interview through to employment for our candidates. We're a proud holder of the Silver Inclusive Employer Standard and we actively encourage applications from females, those with disabilities or from an ethnic minority background.