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Below are our current available jobs throughout the Tayside region.

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School Crossing Patroller, Viewlands Primary School

Undertake duties concerned with the safe passage of school children and other pedestrians across roads to and from school.

Hours: 7.5 hours 8.15am - 9.00am AND 3.00pm - 3.45pm

Salary: £68.03 (£56.69) per week

School Crossing Patroller, Abernethy Primary School

Undertake duties concerned with the safe passage of school children and other pedestrians across roads to and from school.

Abernethy is approximately 27 miles from Dundee and 12 miles from Perth

Hours: 7.5 hours 8.15am - 9.00am AND 3.00pm - 3.45pm

Salary: £68.03 (£56.69) per week

School Crossing Patroller, Auchterarder High School

Undertake duties concerned with the safe passage of school children and other pedestrians across roads to and from school.

Auchterarder is approximately 37 miles from Dundee and 15 miles from Perth

Hours: 7.5 hours 8.15am - 9.00am AND 3.00pm - 3.45pm

Salary: £68.03 (£56.69) per week

School Crossing Patroller, Crieff Primary School

Undertake duties concerned with the safe passage of school children and other pedestrians across roads to and from school.

Crieff is approximately 41 miles from Dundee and 18 miles from Perth

Hours: 7.5 hours 8.15am - 9.00am AND 3.00pm - 3.45pm

Salary: £68.03 (£56.69) per week

School Crossing Patroller, Dunning Primary School

Undertake duties concerned with the safe passage of school children and other pedestrians across roads to and from school.

Dunning is approximately 32 miles from Dundee and 9 miles from Perth

Hours: 7.5 hours 8.15am - 9.00am AND 3.00pm - 3.45pm

Salary: £68.03 (£56.69) per week

School Crossing Patroller, Meigle Primary School

Undertake duties concerned with the safe passage of school children and other pedestrians across roads to and from school.

Meigle is approximately 13 miles from Dundee and 27 miles from Perth

Hours: 7.5 hours 8.25am - 9.10am AND 2.55pm - 3.40pm

Salary: £68.03 (£56.69) per week

School Crossing Patroller, Blackford Primary School

Undertake duties concerned with the safe passage of school children and other pedestrians across roads to and from school.

This post is for a temporary period and will end no later than October 2019 or when the permanent post holder returns. Blackford is approximately 39 miles from Dundee and 19 miles from Perth

Hours: 7.5 hours 8.15am - 9.00am AND 3.00pm - 3.45pm

Salary: £68.03 (£56.69) per week

School Crossing Patroller, Perth Academy, Glasgow Road

Undertake duties concerned with the safe passage of school children and other pedestrians across roads to and from school.

Hours: 7.5 hours 8.25am - 9.10am AND 3.00pm - 3.45pm

Salary: £68.03 (£56.69) per week

Apprentice Mechanic, Peasiehill Depot

Transport in Angus Expires in 15 days

As part of the apprenticeship, you will be required to complete a Modern Apprenticeship Training and Qualification Programme which involves maintaining a diverse fleet of vehicles and plant for both Tayside Contracts and our external customers.

• Are you aged 16-24 years old? • Are you interested in pursuing a career in vehicle maintenance? • Do you have the ability to work as part of a team and follow instructions? • Are you willing to learn from experienced professionals over a 4 year period and gain a qualification in Vehicle Engineering? • Would you like a full-time position working 37 hours per week with a competitive salary? • Get paid to construct a career as an Apprentice Mechanic • 4 Year fixed term contract leading to a qualification in Vehicle Engineering • Competitive salary of £24,775.03 (% paid dependant on stage and age on entry to apprenticeship) • Plus employee benefits • You will be required to attend block release, currently at Edinburgh College and study for and pass all exams • We have vacancies in the Perth and Kinross and Angus areas

Hours: 37 hours Monday-Thursday 7.30am - 3.30pm and Friday 7.30am - 3.00pm

Salary: Competitive salary of £24,775.03 (% paid dependant on stage and age on entry to apprenticeship)

Apprentice Mechanic, Ruthvenfield Depot

Transport in Perth and Kinross Expires in 15 days

As part of the apprenticeship, you will be required to complete a Modern Apprenticeship Training and Qualification Programme which involves maintaining a diverse fleet of vehicles and plant for both Tayside Contracts and our external customers.

• Are you aged 16-24 years old? • Are you interested in pursuing a career in vehicle maintenance? • Do you have the ability to work as part of a team and follow instructions? • Are you willing to learn from experienced professionals over a 4 year period and gain a qualification in Vehicle Engineering? • Would you like a full-time position working 37 hours per week with a competitive salary? • Get paid to construct a career as an Apprentice Mechanic • 4 Year fixed term contract leading to a qualification in Vehicle Engineering • Competitive salary of £24,775.03 (% paid dependant on stage and age on entry to apprenticeship) • Plus employee benefits • You will be required to attend block release, currently at Edinburgh College and study for and pass all exams • We have vacancies in the Perth and Kinross and Angus areas

Hours: 37 hours Monday-Thursday 7.30am - 3.30pm and Friday 7.30am - 3.00pm

Salary: Competitive salary of £24,775.03 (% paid dependant on stage and age on entry to apprenticeship)

Mechanic, Peasiehill Workshop, Arbroath

Transport in Angus Expires in 29 days

To maintain and repair to the required professional standards, all vehicles or items of plant presented, ensuring that legal compliance is the minimum standard achieved. Participate in maximising workshop efficiency and productivity.

A Category C driving licence is essential and C plus E desirable. Early shift: Mon-Thu 6.00am - 2.00pm and Fri 6.00am - 1.30pm Late Shift: Mon-Thu 11.30am - 8.00pm and 11.00am - 4.30pm

Hours: 37 hours Working early/late shift on rotation (see notes)

Salary: £475.08 - £520.22 per week

Mechanic, Perth Workshop

Transport in Perth and Kinross Expires in 29 days

To maintain and repair to the required professional standards, all vehicles or items of plant presented, ensuring that legal compliance is the minimum standard achieved. Participate in maximising workshop efficiency and productivity.

Early shift: Mon-Thu 6.00am - 2.00pm and Fri 6.00am - 1.30pm Late Shift: Mon-Thu 1.30pm - 10.00pm and Fri 12.30pm - 5.30pm A Category C driving licence is essential and C plus E desirable.

Hours: 37 hours Working early/late shift on rotation

Salary: £475.08 - £520.22 per week

Catering Assistant, St Ninian's Primary School

Catering in Perth and Kinross Expires in 1 day

Undertake, normally under the general direction of a higher graded operative in a kitchen, the preparation, simple cooking and serving of food.

Hours: 12.5 hours 11.15am - 1.45pm

Salary: £113.38 (£95.47) per week

Catering Assistant, Viewlands Primary School

Catering in Perth and Kinross Expires in 1 day

Undertake, normally under the general direction of a higher graded operative in a kitchen, the preparation, simple cooking and serving of food.

Hours: 16.25 hours 10.45am - 2.00pm

Salary: £147.39 (£124.12) per week

Catering Assistant, Perth Grammar School

Catering in Perth and Kinross Expires in 1 day

Undertake, normally under the general direction of a higher graded operative in a kitchen, the preparation, simple cooking and serving of food.

Hours: 16.25 hours 11.00am - 2.15pm

Salary: £147.39 (£124.12) per week

Catering Assistant, Oakbank Primary School

Catering in Perth and Kinross Expires in 1 day

Undertake, normally under the general direction of a higher graded operative in a kitchen, the preparation, simple cooking and serving of food.

Hours: 25 hours 8.30am - 2.00pm

Salary: £226.75 (£190.95) per week

Catering Assistant, Viewlands Primary School

Catering in Perth and Kinross Expires in 1 day

Undertake, normally under the general direction of a higher graded operative in a kitchen, the preparation, simple cooking and serving of food.

Hours: 25 hours 8.30am - 2.00pm

Salary: £226.75 (£190.95) per week

Catering Assistant, Letham Primary School (Perth)

Catering in Perth and Kinross Expires in 1 day

Undertake, normally under the general direction of a higher graded operative in a kitchen, the preparation, simple cooking and serving of food.

Hours: 17.5 hours 10.00am - 2.00pm

Salary: £158.73 (£133.66) per week

Catering Assistant, Bertha Park High School (2 posts)

Catering in Perth and Kinross Expires in 1 day

Undertake, normally under the general direction of a higher graded operative in a kitchen, the preparation, simple cooking and serving of food.

Hours: 16.25 hours 10.30am - 1.45pm

Salary: £147.39 (£124.12) per week

Catering Assistant, Oakbank Primary School

Catering in Perth and Kinross Expires in 1 day

Undertake, normally under the general direction of a higher graded operative in a kitchen, the preparation, simple cooking and serving of food.

Hours: 16.25 hours 11.00am - 2.15pm

Salary: £147.39 (£124.12) per week

School Cleaner, Bertha Park High School

Cleaning in Perth and Kinross Expires in 1 day

Undertake the cleaning of areas within school premises as designated by the Lead Cleaner/Cluster Supervisor (which may include toilets, dining and common areas) to ensure that these areas are kept in a clean and hygienic condition.

Hours: 10 hours 7.00am - 9.00am

Salary: £90.70 (£79.56) per week

School Cleaner, Bertha Park High School (4 posts)

Cleaning in Perth and Kinross Expires in 1 day

Undertake the cleaning of areas within school premises as designated by the Lead Cleaner/Cluster Supervisor (which may include toilets, dining and common areas) to ensure that these areas are kept in a clean and hygienic condition.

Hours: 15 hours 4.00pm - 7.00pm

Salary: £136.05 (£119.34) per week

Catering Assistant, Comrie Primary School

Catering in Perth and Kinross Expires in 1 day

Undertake, normally under the general direction of a higher graded operative in a kitchen, the preparation, simple cooking and serving of food.

Comrie is approximately 47 miles from Dundee and 24 miles from Perth

Hours: 15 hours 11.00am - 2.00pm

Salary: £136.05 (£114.57) per week

Catering Assistant, Forgandenny Primary School

Catering in Perth and Kinross Expires in 1 day

Undertake, normally under the general direction of a higher graded operative in a kitchen, the preparation, simple cooking and serving of food.

Forgandenny is approximately 27 miles from Dundee and 5 miles from Perth

Hours: 10 hours 12.00pm - 2.00pm

Salary: £90.70 (£76.38) per week

Catering Assistant, Portmoak Primary School

Catering in Perth and Kinross Expires in 1 day

Undertake, normally under the general direction of a higher graded operative in a kitchen, the preparation, simple cooking and serving of food.

Kinross is approximately 36 miles from Dundee and 17 miles from Perth

Hours: 20 hours 9.30am - 2.00pm

Salary: £181.40 (£152.76) per week

Cook in Charge 4, Viewlands Primary School

Catering in Perth and Kinross Expires in 1 day

Responsible for all catering activities within a kitchen.

THIS POST IS OPEN TO EXISTING TAYSIDE CONTRACTS EMPLOYEES ONLY

Hours: 30 hours 8.00am - 2.30pm

Salary: £292.50 (£246.31) - £309.90 (£260.96) per week

Chargehand Roadworker, Fairmuir Depot

Construction in Dundee Expires in 1 day

To undertake the maintenance and construction of roads and drains.

THIS POST IS OPEN TO EXISTING TAYSIDE CONTRACTS EMPLOYEES ONLY.

Hours: 37 hours Seasonal (shorter hours in winter)

Salary: £430.31 - £469.53 per week

School Crossing Patroller, Various locations within Dundee

School Crossing Patrol in Dundee Expires in 8 days

Undertake duties concerned with the safe passage of school children and other pedestrians across roads to and from school.

Hours: 10 hours Exact working pattern to be discussed at interview

Salary: £90.70 (£75.58) per week

Assistant Project Agent, Based at Ruthvenfield Depot

Construction in Perth and Kinross Expires in 8 days

To provide support as appropriate to project staff within the designated area.

A Category B driving licence is essential.

Hours: 37 hours 7.30am - 4.00pm

Salary: £24,772 - £30,019 per annum

Catering Assistant, Lochleven Campus (3 posts)

Catering in Perth and Kinross Expires in 8 days

Undertake, normally under the general direction of a higher graded operative in a kitchen, the preparation, simple cooking and serving of food.

Kinross is approximately 36 miles from Dundee and 17 miles from Perth

Hours: 3 hours Working pattern to be discussed at interview

Salary: £27.21 (£22.91) per week

Catering Assistant, Milnathort Primary School

Catering in Perth and Kinross Expires in 8 days

Undertake, normally under the general direction of a higher graded operative in a kitchen, the preparation, simple cooking and serving of food.

Milnathort is approximately 35 miles from Dundee and 16 miles from Perth

Hours: 8.75 hours Working pattern to be discussed at interview

Salary: £79.36 (£66.83) per week

Cleaner, West Grimsby Office

Cleaning in Angus Expires in 8 days

Undertake the cleaning of designated areas (which may include toilets, dining and common areas) to ensure that these areas are kept in a clean and hygienic condition.

This post is for a temporary period and will end no later than July 2020. Arbroath is approximately 17 miles from Dundee and 17 miles from Forfar

Hours: 3 hours Mon, Wed & Fri 5.00pm - 6.00pm

Salary: £27.21 per week

Principal Accountant, Contracts House, Dundee

Professional in Dundee Expires in 13 days

Responsible for effectively organising the timeous production of all financial reports and other accounting requirements for specific divisions/units.

You will be a CCAB qualified accountant or equivalent with significant post qualifying experience, with experience of complex finance systems and be proficient in the use of Microsoft Excel. The role requires extensive use of advanced excel skills to analyse and manipulate large volumes of data on an ongoing basis.

Hours: 37 hours

Salary: £44,798 - £49,042 per annum

School Cleaner, Tulloch Primary School

Cleaning in Perth and Kinross Expires in 15 days

Undertake the cleaning of areas within school premises as designated by the Lead Cleaner/Cluster Supervisor (which may include toilets, dining and common areas) to ensure that these areas are kept in a clean and hygienic condition.

Hours: 10 hours 7.00am - 9.00am

Salary: £90.70 (£79.56) per week

School Cleaner, Auchterarder Sports Centre

Cleaning in Perth and Kinross Expires in 15 days

Undertake the cleaning of areas within school premises as designated by the Lead Cleaner/Cluster Supervisor (which may include toilets, dining and common areas) to ensure that these areas are kept in a clean and hygienic condition.

Auchterarder is approximately 37 miles from Dundee and 15 miles from Perth

Hours: 20 hours 3.30pm - 7.30pm

Salary: £181.40 (£159.12) per week

School Cleaner, Auchterarder Primary School

Cleaning in Perth and Kinross Expires in 15 days

Undertake the cleaning of areas within school premises as designated by the Lead Cleaner/Cluster Supervisor (which may include toilets, dining and common areas) to ensure that these areas are kept in a clean and hygienic condition.

Auchterarder is approximately 37 miles from Dundee and 15 miles from Perth

Hours: 15 hours 3.15pm - 6.15pm

Salary: £136.05 (£119.34) per week

Cleaner, Contracts House

Undertake the cleaning of designated areas (which may include toilets, dining and common areas) to ensure that these areas are kept in a clean and hygienic condition.

CLOSING DATE: When sufficient suitable applications are received or 14 days have expired PLEASE APPLY ONLINE ONLY. As this post requires working at weekends, an enhanced rate will be payable.

Hours: 10 hours 6.00am - 8.00am

Salary: £90.70 per week

Expires: When sufficient suitable applications are received.

Assistant Cook, St Paul's Academy

Catering in Dundee Expires in 15 days

Undertake, normally under the general direction of a higher graded operative in a kitchen, the preparation, cooking and serving of meals.

CLOSING DATE: When sufficient suitable applications are received or 14 days have expired PLEASE APPLY ONLINE ONLY.

Hours: 30 hours 8.00am - 2.30pm

Salary: £283.80 (£238.99) per week

School Cleaner, St Andrews Primary School

Undertake the cleaning of areas within school premises as designated by the Lead Cleaner/Cluster Supervisor (which may include toilets, dining and common areas) to ensure that these areas are kept in a clean and hygienic condition.

CLOSING DATE: When sufficient suitable applications are received or 14 days have expired PLEASE APPLY ONLINE ONLY.

Hours: 15 hours 3.30pm - 6.30pm

Salary: £136.05 (£122.32) per week

Expires: When sufficient suitable applications are received.

School Cleaner, Langlands Primary School

Cleaning in Angus Expires in 15 days

Undertake the cleaning of designated areas which premises to ensure that they are kept in a clean and hygienic condition.

Forfar is approximately 14 miles from Dundee and 15 miles from Arbroath

Hours: 5 hours 7.30am - 8.30am

Salary: £45.35 (£39.78) per week

School Cleaner, Monifieth High School

Cleaning in Angus Expires in 15 days

Undertake the cleaning of designated areas which premises to ensure that they are kept in a clean and hygienic condition.

Monifieth is approximately 6 miles from Dundee, 13 miles from Arbroath and 16 miles from Forfar

Hours: 20 hours 3.55pm - 7.55pm

Salary: £181.40 (£159.12) per week

Trainer/Assessor, Contracts House, Dundee

Training in Dundee Expires in 15 days

We are looking for either an existing plant trainer/assessor or experienced operator who would like to become a qualified trainer and assessor.

The successful applicant will have experience within the Highways Industry and will be responsible for training and assessing candidates in light, mobile and specialist road maintenance plant and machinery and other highway maintenance training and qualifications. A current driving licence with Cat C entitlement is essential for this post.

Hours: 37 hours 7.30am - 3.30pm plus adjustments to suit the job

Salary: £30,502.01 - £32,875.03 per annum

Catering Assistant, Warddykes Primary School

Catering in Angus Expires in 15 days

Undertake, normally under the general direction of a higher graded operative in a kitchen, the preparation, simple cooking and serving of food.

This post is for a temporary period and will end no later than December 2019 or when the permanent post holder returns. Arbroath is approximately 17 miles from Dundee and 17 miles from Forfar.

Hours: 13.75 hours 11.30am - 2.15pm

Salary: £124.71 (£105.02) per week

School Cleaner, Inverbrothock Primary School

Cleaning in Angus Expires in 15 days

Undertake the cleaning of designated areas which premises to ensure that they are kept in a clean and hygienic condition.

This post is for a temporary period and will end no later than October 2019 or when the permanent post holder returns. Arbroath is approximately 17 miles from Dundee and 17 miles from Forfar

Hours: 20 hours 3.30pm - 7.30pm

Salary: £181.40 (£159.12) per week

Assistant Cook, Craigie High School

Catering in Dundee Expires in 15 days

Undertake, normally under the general direction of a higher graded operative in a kitchen, the preparation, cooking and serving of meals.

THIS POST IS OPEN TO EXISTING TAYSIDE CONTRACTS EMPLOYEES ONLY. CLOSING DATE: When sufficient suitable applications are received or 14 days have expired PLEASE APPLY ONLINE ONLY.

Hours: 30 hours 8.00am - 2.30pm

Salary: £283.80 (£238.99) per week

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