Maintenance Technician – Mechanical Technical Services Department

Shetland Recreational Trust

Salary£26,004 per annum inclusive of Island Allowance
Closing Date5pm, 21 February 2019


Maintenance Technician – Mechanical Technical Services Department


Hours of Work: 37 hours per week – Monday to Friday. One in six week rota will include a stand-by week, incorporating the weekend. 

Salary: £26,004 per annum inclusive of Island Allowance


Overall Purpose of the Job

  • To undertake the role of Maintenance Technician (Mechanical) in all facilities owned and operated by Shetland Recreational Trust.
  • Your primary trade skill will be Mechanical.


  • SVQ Level 3 in Mechanical Fitter, Mechanical Engineering, Engineering or time served equivalent.
  • Experience of repair and maintenance works.
  • Have a wide breadth of experience and good background knowledge of engineering, including heating, ventilation and mechanical systems.


  • 3 years’ experience within a mechanical environment.
  • Experience in hot water boiler operation and/or maintenance.
  • Experience in water treatment and associated equipment.


For further details about the post or informal discussion please contact, Mr Steven Peterson, Technical Services Manager on 01595 807723.

A satisfactory Basic Police Act Disclosure is required for this post.


For an application pack please contact:

The Business Support Department on 01595 741016 or email during normal office hours

Alternatively you can download an application pack at


Closing date: Thursday 21 February 2019, 5pm
Interviews will be held on:  Wednesday 27 February 2019


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