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Driver/Porter at Caledonia Removals Perth - Closing Date: ASAP content

Driver/Porter at Caledonia Removals Perth - Closing Date: ASAP

Driver/Porter at Caledonia Removals Perth - Closing Date: ASAP

Job Title: Driver/Porter

Company: Caledonia Removals Perth

Job Specification:

  • lifting carpets, taking down curtains or taking apart large items such as beds and wardrobes
  • carrying heavy objects such as household appliances up and down several flights of stairs in a tenement building
  • detaching, packing and reinstalling IT and other office equipment (this may be a specialist job)
  • packing items into the van in a certain order, making sure that everything is fixed securely
  • driving the van or accompanying the driver
  • unloading the van and unpacking boxes, using padding materials to separate and protect boxed items
  • putting large pieces of furniture back together
  • positioning furniture in its new location
  • removing doors or windows to move bulky items through

Person Specification:

  • fit, energetic and hard working
  • honest and reliable
  • careful with fragile or valuable goods
  • pleasant and helpful with people
  • able to follow instructions.

Qualifications and Experience Required:

Knowledge of Health and Safety preferred

Working Pattern and Holiday Entitlement:

Various shift patterns

Pay:

Meets NLW

How to Apply:

Call 01738562983 for further details

Closing Date:

ASAP

Service Desk Analyst at Getronics - Closing Date: ASAP content

Service Desk Analyst at Getronics - Closing Date: ASAP

Service Desk Analyst at Getronics - Closing Date: ASAP

Job Title: Service Desk Analyst

Company: Getronics

Job Specification:

  • Answer calls within stated time guidelines.
  • Analyse and interprets client inquiries to ascertain and solve issue.
  • Provide accurate and creative solutions to client problems meeting all predefined quality measurements.
  • Escalate calls within stated guidelines.
  • Provide information, advice, or instruction in response to client inquiries.
  • Provide a high degree of client satisfaction in all work undertaken.
  • Receive and records client inquiries and processes paperwork/systems relevant to client queries.
  • Liaise internally to enable client queries to be answered and problems solved

Person Specification:

What we require of you!

  • Teamwork
  • Communication
  • Responsibility
  • Initiative
  • Focus on results
  • Customer focus
  • Analytical capability
  • Flexibility
  • Planning & Organisation
  • Judgement

Qualifications and Experience Required:

  • Educated to Secondary/High School level
  • Relevant technical qualification
  • Able to demonstrate right to work in the UK

Working Pattern and Holiday Entitlement:

During your initial training period (up to 8 weeks) you would be based in our Glasgow city centre office but thereafter you would work between the Glasgow city centre office and home.

Pay:

Unspecified

How to Apply:

https://www.getronics.com/jobs/service-desk-analyst-2/ 

Closing Date:

ASAP

Barista at COSTA: Perth - Closing Date: Ongoing recruitment at present content

Barista at COSTA: Perth - Closing Date: Ongoing recruitment at present

Barista at COSTA: Perth - Closing Date: Ongoing recruitment at present

Job Title: Barista

Company: COSTA: Perth

Job Specification:

 

Day to day you’ll be making coffee. But not just any coffee, Costa Coffee!  You’ll perfect your craft through amazing training, taking care to make every customer experience an awesome one.  In addition to this you will enjoy the following:

  • Crafting great coffee with your passion and energy for that perfect blend
  • Serving customers with a smile ensuring customers walk away happy, and we see them again very soon
  • Be knowledgeable and confident about all Costa products, after all its not just amazing coffee we sell, don’t forget our teas, frostings, seasonal ranges and much more
  • Work with your team to maintain health & safety and cleanliness across the store.
  • Most importantly, have fun at work. Learn, develop and meet some great people.

Person Specification:

A great Barista will love coffee, and have a genuine passion for people, as well as the desire to learn and be the best they can be.  No experience is required, just a can-do attitude and:

  • A positive outlook with bags of personality
  • A passion for delivering excellence in everything you do
  • Good communication skills because you will be talking to our amazing customers daily
  • Courage to show your confidence

You will often need to multitask, therefore a hard-working attitude is key here

Qualifications and Experience Required:

Training provided

Working Pattern and Holiday Entitlement:

Various shifts available

Pay:

A starting pay of £9.50 – 10.50 per hour (dependent on the size of the store) rising with training

How to Apply:

For any reasonable adjustments and general queries please contact costa.recruitment@costacoffee.com 

Closing Date:

Ongoing recruitment at present

Volunteer at RASAC: Rape and Sexual Abuse Centre Perth - Closing Date: Ongoing content

Volunteer at RASAC: Rape and Sexual Abuse Centre Perth - Closing Date: Ongoing

Volunteer at RASAC: Rape and Sexual Abuse Centre Perth - Closing Date: Ongoing

Job Title: Volunteer

Company: RASAC: Rape and Sexual Abuse Centre Perth

Job Specification: 

Volunteering programme

Person Specification:

Do you want to gain work experience, skills and make change to your community?

Qualifications and Experience Required:

If you are a master’s student or a 3rd or 4th year student studying social sciences, counselling or community education then our volunteering programme might be the opportunity for you

Working Pattern and Holiday Entitlement:

Various opportunities available

Pay:

Voluntary

How to Apply:

If you are interested in learning more about becoming a volunteer for The Rape and Sexual Abuse Centre, please contact Emily Simpson by email: Emily@rasacpk.org.uk or phone: 07547157785

Closing Date:

Ongoing

Event Marshal at Hardcore Events - Closing Date: Ongoing Recruitment content

Event Marshal at Hardcore Events - Closing Date: Ongoing Recruitment

Event Marshal at Hardcore Events - Closing Date: Ongoing Recruitment

Job Title: Event Marshal

Company: Hardcore Events

Job Specification:

We are a Perthshire based company working throughout Scotland and North England. The various types of events we undertake are mainly in the outdoor environment.

We are looking to recruit Event Marshals who have an essential and important role at all events.

The main purpose of event marshal’s role is to ensure the safety of people participating, working, or coming into contact with, an event and offering support, advice, and guidance to those requiring same.

Person Specification:

Good interpersonal skills, a sense of humour, common sense, a willingness to learn new skills, and the ability to work outdoors in all sorts of weather

Qualifications and Experience Required:

Additional basic training will be provided and includes radio communications, water safety, first aid, traffic and pedestrian management. A full UK driver’s licence is useful but is not essential.

Working Pattern and Holiday Entitlement:

This is seasonal casual employment and you can pick and choose those events that you are available for from our list of events that we are working

Pay:

Basic pay commences at £11 per hour and can increase depending on the roles being undertaken.

How to Apply:

Please supply a CV and send to grev@hardcoreevents.co.uk

Closing Date:

Ongoing recruitment

Health Care Assistant at Caley Home Care - Closing Date: ongoing recruitment content

Health Care Assistant at Caley Home Care - Closing Date: ongoing recruitment

Health Care Assistant at Caley Home Care - Closing Date: ongoing recruitment

Job Title: Health Care Assistant 

Company: Caley Home Care (Location: rural parts of Perthshire. Blair, Guiltown)

Job Specification:

  • To provide personal, practical, and emotional care to Service User’s living in their own homes, in order to help them remain in their own homes while it is still safe to do so.
  • To encourage Service User’s to reach and maintain an optimum level of independence.
  • To provide personal care for Service User’s according to the care plan in a professional manner, while maintaining the Service.
  • To provide Service User’s with assistance to maintain and develop recreational interests and hobbies.

Person Specification:

  • Respect for the Individual                                    
  • Respects Confidentiality                       
  • Effective use of time available/ Punctual            
  • Responsible                                                   
  • Communicator
  • Listener                                                                                      
  • Professional                                                                          
  • Genuine Job Interest                                                         

Qualifications and Experience Required:

  • Awareness of Service User’s Social needs is provided by training and guided self-development.
  • All staff are required to undergo training and work towards a minimum of SVQ 2 in Care.
  • A basic knowledge of Food Hygiene is provided through training.

Working Pattern and Holiday Entitlement:

Various shifts available

Pay:

£12 per hour

How to Apply:

Send CV to Laura@caleyhomecare.com

Closing Date:

Ongoing recruitment at present

Mechanical Assembler at Farid Hillend Engineering Ltd - Closing Date: Recruiting throughout the year content

Mechanical Assembler at Farid Hillend Engineering Ltd - Closing Date: Recruiting throughout the year

Mechanical Assembler at Farid Hillend Engineering Ltd - Closing Date: Recruiting throughout the year

Job Title: Mechanical Assembler

Company: Farid Hillend Engineering Ltd

Job Specification:

Farid Hillend Engineering is one of the major manufacturers and providers of waste collection vehicles, recycling collection vehicles and container washers in the UK and Europe offering perhaps the largest range of collection vehicles on the market today. Farid Hillend Engineering, recognised for product quality and service worldwide, provide comprehensive sales and service solutions, utilising modern technology, to the ever-changing waste collection sectors of the waste management industry.

Our corporate ethos continues to be on customer need and satisfaction with vehicles being built to exacting customer specification and exemplary after-sales service. We are a growing manufacturing company based in Dalgety Bay that offers our employees excellent rewards. Winners of the Excellence in Innovation Awards, Farid Hillend Engineering were recognised as one of the top 10 forward-thinking innovators of 2019.

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our Production Department as a Hydraulic Fitter on a permanent basis This is an exciting opportunity for an individual to bring their skills and be part of our business expansion.

Reporting to: Team Leader

Job summary: To build Refuse Vehicle Collection Vehicles while meeting targets for safety, quality and performance.

Key Performance Indicators:

  • Yearly Production Plan including schedule adherence, output, efficiency, Quality, and Health & Safety.
  • Performance and Development objectives.
    Scope
  • Key contacts: Team Leaders, Supervisors, Engineering, Employees within the Production Department, and external contacts including third party providers.

Responsibilities

  • To mechanically assemble pumps and PTOS on units.
  • To fit gear box and engine mounted PTOS.
  • To fit hydraulic pumps including hydraulic hose skiving, hydraulic tube cutting and flaring.
  • Assembly of industrial hoses using crimp ferrules.
  • Pressure test hydraulic systems for both high and low pressure.
  • To provide on the job training to other employees.
  • To ensure work area is kept tidy and hazard free.
  • To ensure any defect tools are reported to the Team Leader.
  • To report any health and safety issues/concerns to Team Leader.
  • To ensure agreed stock levels are maintained.

Additional Responsibilities
At all times ensure that compliance with company policies is maintained, particularly:-

Total Quality Management and ISO 9001
This Company is dedicated to pursuing a 'Total Quality Management Philosophy'. The Company is certificated for ISO 9001. It is therefore a requirement that duties are carried out as per the Quality Manual in the Department. In addition, a basic knowledge of the complete Quality Manual must be attained.

Health & Safety
Under the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 and Company Safety Policy, the employee has a responsibility to carry out the above duties in a safe manner in accordance with the Safe Systems of Work and the procedures laid down under the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH).

Person Specification:

Personal Attributes

  • Handling sensitive issues with care and thoughtfulness.
  • Demonstrate a positive attitude to new ideas and approaches.
  • Able to work with others, communicating and building robust working relationships with other departments and people across the business.
  • To support other members of the team in times of pressure.
  • Actively participate in, and contribute to, team meetings, and to carry out agreed action points within the time frame set.
  • To handle confrontation when faced with conflict in a professional and calm manner.
  • Ensure work is focused upon the needs of the customer.
  • Able to adapt working patterns and proactively engage flexibility and change.
  • Able to accept ownership and accountability for the tasks assigned.
  • To be a positive ambassador for the business.
  • Flexibility on shift and overtime hours.

Experience

  • Good knowledge of mechanical skills essential.
  • Working experience with pumps, PTOs or similar desirable.
  • Working experience of hydraulic systems desirable.
  • Welding experience would be advantageous.
  • Experience working in an automotive, mechanical, or agricultural maintenance or similar industry.
  • Experience working within a strong safety culture.
  • Experience with both metric and jig hydraulic fittings.

Knowledge

  • Ability to read and interpret drawings including hydraulic schematics and fault find.
  • Knowledge of production processes.
  • Knowledge of different displacement types - Vane, Gear and Piston.

Qualifications and Experience Required:

As described above

Working Pattern and Holiday Entitlement:

The hours per week are 39 hours worked 07.00 to 16.00 Monday to Thursday and 07.00 to 12.00 on a Friday. 30 days for annum for holidays. 

Pay:

The salary is up to £12.50 per hour dependent on experience.

How to Apply:

Send your cv to hr@hillendeng.com

Closing Date:

Recruiting throughout the year

Welder / Fabricator at Farid Hillend Engineering Ltd - Closing Date: Recruiting throughout the year. content

Welder / Fabricator at Farid Hillend Engineering Ltd - Closing Date: Recruiting throughout the year.

Welder / Fabricator at Farid Hillend Engineering Ltd - Closing Date: Recruiting throughout the year.

Job Title: Welder / Fabricator

Company: Farid Hillend Engineering Ltd

Job Specification:

Reporting to: Team Leader

Job summary: To build Refuse Collection Vehicles while meeting targets for safety, quality and performance.

Key Performance Indicators:

  • Yearly Production Plan including schedule adherence, output, efficiency, Quality, and Health & Safety.
  • Performance and Development objectives.
    Scope
  • Key contacts i: Team Leaders, Supervisors, Engineering, Employees within the Production Department, and external contacts including third party providers.

Responsibilities

  • Complete all manufacturing tasks as assigned by the Team Leader to a high standard.
  • Ensure units are produced to standard times and quality targets as per Company KPI.
  • Ensure a commitment to quality at all stages of production by self-inspecting of completed units before they move onto the next operation.
  • Ability to operate fabrication machinery and hand tools safely and effectively.
  • Report any machinery or hand tools that are not fit for use to Team Leader.
  • Maintain high levels of housekeeping.
  • Report any Health & Safety concerns to Team Leader.

Additional Responsibilities
That at all times ensure that compliance with Company policies is maintained, particularly:

Total Quality Management and ISO 9001
This Company is dedicated to pursuing a 'Total Quality Management Philosophy'. The Company is certificated for ISO 9001. It is therefore a requirement that duties are carried out as per the Quality Manual in the Department. In addition, a basic knowledge of the complete Quality Manual must be attained.

Health & Safety
Under the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 and Company Safety Policy, the employee has a responsibility to carry out the above duties in a safe manner in accordance with the Safe Systems of Work and the procedures laid down under the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH).

Person Specification:

Personal Attributes

  • Handling sensitive issues with care and thoughtfulness.
  • Demonstrate a positive attitude to new ideas and approaches.
  • Able to work with others, communicating and building robust working relationships with other departments and people across the business.
  • To support other members of the team in times of pressure.
    Actively participate in, and contribute to, team meetings, and to carry out agreed action points within the time frame set.
  • To handle confrontation when faced with conflict in a professional and calm manner.
  • Ensure work is focused upon the needs of the customer.
  • Able to adapt working patterns and proactively engage flexibility and change.
  • Able to accept ownership and accountability for the tasks assigned.
  • To be a positive ambassador for the business.
  • Flexibility on shift and overtime hours.

Experience

  • Proven background in fabrication and welding in particular experience welding / fabricating stainless steel parts / assemblies.
  • Previous experience working in an automotive, mechanical, or agricultural maintenance or similar industry.
  • Experience working within a strong safety culture.
  • Experience of working as part of a team.
  • City and Guilds / SVQ qualification would be advantageous.

Knowledge

  • Must be able to read and interpret engineering and fabrication drawings and follow instruction.
  • Knowledge of production processes.
  • Coded welders would be advantageous.

Qualifications and Experience Required:

As described above.

Working Pattern and Holiday Entitlement:

30 days for annum for holidays and Monday to Thursday 7am to 4pm and 7am to 12pm on a Friday.

Pay:

Pay up to £12.01 per hour dependent on experience.

How to Apply:

Send your cv to hr@hillendeng.com

Closing Date:

Recruiting throughout the year.

Electrical Assembler at Farid Hillend Engineering Ltd - Closing Date: Recruiting throughout the year content

Electrical Assembler at Farid Hillend Engineering Ltd - Closing Date: Recruiting throughout the year

Electrical Assembler at Farid Hillend Engineering Ltd - Closing Date: Recruiting throughout the year

Job Title: Electrical Assembler

Company: Farid Hillend Engineering Ltd

Job Specification:

Farid Hillend Engineering is one of the major manufacturers and providers of waste collection vehicles, recycling collection vehicles and container washers in the UK and Europe offering perhaps the largest range of collection vehicles on the market today. Farid Hillend Engineering, recognised for product quality and service worldwide, provide comprehensive sales and service solutions, utilising modern technology, to the ever-changing waste collection sectors of the waste management industry.

Our corporate ethos continues to be on customer need and satisfaction with vehicles being built to exacting customer specification and exemplary after-sales service. We are a growing manufacturing company based in Dalgety Bay that offers our employees excellent rewards. Winners of the Excellence in Innovation Awards, Farid Hillend Engineering were recognised as one of the top 10 forward-thinking innovators of 2019.

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our Production Department as a Body / Cab Wirer on a permanent basis. This is an exciting opportunity for an individual to bring their skills and be part of our business expansion.

Job title: Body / Cab Wirer- Line Operator – Fife - Scotland

Reporting to: Supervisor

Key Performance Indicators:

  • Yearly Production Plan including schedule adherence, output, efficiency, Quality, and Health & Safety.
  • Performance and Development objectives.

Scope:

  • Key contacts: Team Leaders, Supervisors, Engineering, Employees within the Production Department, and external contacts including third party providers.

Responsibilities

  • Manufacturing and installing of control systems to Refuse Vehicle Bodies including running control systems and connecting to chassis electrics.
  • Assembling wiring looms.
  • Reading and understanding electrical schematic drawings provided by the Engineering Department.
  • Fully testing and fault finding of complete Refuse Vehicle.

Person Specification:

Personal Attributes

  • Self-motivated and enthusiastic.
  • Comfortable and able to act with autonomy.
  • Flexible, accommodating, and positive approach.
  • Use initiative to achieve results.
  • Takes full accountability for performance and development.
  • Ability to work under pressure.
  • Team player.

Experience

  • Experience of loom running.
  • Be familiar with electrical control systems.
  • Previous experience of working within a strong safety culture.
  • Previous experience of working as part of a team.

Knowledge

  • Knowledge of Commercial vehicle electrics would be advantageous.
  • Ability to read and understand Electrical Schematic drawings and fault finding.
  • PC literacy, including the use and understanding of Microsoft Office packages.
  • Knowledge of production processes.

Qualifications and Experience Required:

As described above

Working Pattern and Holiday Entitlement:

Full-time and permanent position. The hours per week are 39 hours worked 07.00 to 16.00 Monday to Thursday and 07.00 to 12.00 on a Friday. 30 days for annum for holidays.

Pay:

Pay up to £14.00 per hour dependent on experience

How to Apply:

Send your cv to hr@hillendeng.com

Closing Date:

Recruiting throughout the year

Hospitality Staff at REL Recruitment - Closing Date: Open Ended content

Hospitality Staff at REL Recruitment - Closing Date: Open Ended

Hospitality Staff at REL Recruitment - Closing Date: Open Ended

Job Title: Hospitality Staff

Company: REL Recruitment

Job Specification:

  • Welcoming and serving customers
  • Making barista coffees
  • Taking food & drink orders and processing
  • General cleaning duties
  • Maintaining visual standards
  • Stock replenishment
  • Cashiering

Person Specification:

  • Exceptional customer service skills
  • A team player
  • Ensuring the customer has the best experience
  • Maintain high standards of presentation and cleanliness at all times
  • Flexible approach

Qualifications and Experience Required:

  • Food Hygiene / Health and Safety Certificate would be advantageous

Working Pattern and Holiday Entitlement:

  • Flexible hours and days including weekends
  • Example 8.30am – 6pm (on any days you can work) / 10am – 4pm (on any days you can work)

Pay:

  • £10.50 per hour
  • Holiday Pay
  • Career progression and learning and development opportunities
  • Good work / life balance

How to Apply:

Please send your CV to linda.stewart@rel-group.com in the first instance or call on 07469 140 668

Closing Date:

Open

 

Hospitality Staff: Perth Races at Dima Services - Closing Date: ongoing recruitment content

Hospitality Staff: Perth Races at Dima Services - Closing Date: ongoing recruitment

Hospitality Staff: Perth Races at Dima Services - Closing Date: ongoing recruitment

Job Title: Hospitality Staff: Perth Races 

Company: Dima Services 

Job Specification:

  • Serving a range of drinks and snacks including sandwiches and hot food
  • Taking orders, mixing and pouring drinks using special measures, perhaps carrying trays of drinks over to tables
  • Collecting and washing glasses and keeping the bar and tables clean and tidy

Person Specification:

  • Stamina, for working long, busy shifts
  • A smart appearance
  • An enthusiastic and friendly nature
  • A good sense of humour
  • The ability to memorise orders

Qualifications and Experience Required:

Training will be provided

Working Pattern and Holiday Entitlement:

Predominantly on race days at Perth racecourse though other opportunities will arise

Pay:

Meets Living Wage

How to Apply:

Contac Sonia MacLeod for further details
sonia@dimaservices.co.uk

Closing Date:

Ongoing recruitment

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Volunteering Opportunities

Volunteer Mentor Role at Project Scotland - Closing Date: Ongoing recruitment content

Volunteer Mentor Role at Project Scotland - Closing Date: Ongoing recruitment

Volunteer Mentor Role at Project Scotland - Closing Date: Ongoing recruitment

Job Title: Volunteer Mentor Role

Company: Project Scotland

Job Specification:

Our mentors are at the heart of what we do here at Project Scotland, so we are very grateful for your interest/commitment and support. We will do everything we can to ensure you have the necessary tools and confidence in yourself to be the best mentors you can be. We also hope you have fun, learn more about your own community and develop your skills throughout your journey with us. While we primarily support young people across the country, some of our projects have the flexibility to support people of any age (including high school aged young people).

Meet/communicate with your mentee weekly at a time or place that suits both parties, face to face in the local community, or on a video chat, or call for a minimum of 1 hour. This is flexible and can be broken down into bite size chunks if need be. • Be an active listener and offer support and encouragement when appropriate. • Acknowledge the person’s strengths, talents and gifts and encourage them to find ways to use them • Be a positive role model and develop a healthy, trusting relationship through clear communication and appropriate boundary setting • Assist the person to identify personal goals and outcomes

Person Specification:

  • Self-motivated, reliable and organised
  • Flexible, patient and resolute
  • Empathy and understanding of the challenges people might face in society today
  • A positive attitude
  • Supportive and encouraging approach that can help others recognise and reach their potential

Qualifications and Experience Required:

All of the following will be provided

  • Mentoring Training workshop(s)
  • Safeguarding Training
  • Support from a single point of contact in the mentoring team
  • Ongoing access to webinars and mentoring resources at a time that is convenient for you

Working Pattern and Holiday Entitlement:

As a guide - 6-month commitment – 1 hour weekly although this will be flexible and may fluctuate to meet mentor and mentee availability

Pay:

Voluntary

How to Apply:

CV and covering letter to: hanlon@volunteeringmatters.org.uk

Closing Date:

Ongoing recruitment

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Family Mentor Volunteering Opportunity

Family Mentor Volunteering Opportunity

Please get in touch for more information about this exciting role:
Jo Johnson - Volunteer Co-ordinator, Family Mentoring Service
07394 573821
jo.johnson@barnardos.org.uk

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Chest Heart Stroke Scotland Volunteering Opportunity

Chest Heart Stroke Scotland Volunteering Opportunity

Thinking of volunteering? Come along to find out more:

Perth - Boutique Store
44-50 High Street
Perth
PH1 5TQ

email: volunteering@chss.org.uk

tel: 0131 225 6963

www.chss.org.uk

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