Horticultural Engineer

City of Edinburgh Council


£26,393 to £31,484 per annum Full Time Contact: Human Resources Reference: EDN16923

Job Description


Horticultural Engineer
Edinburgh City Workshop

Craft Salary: £26,393 - £31,484
Hours: 36 per week

The City of Edinburgh Council are looking to recruit a Horticultural Engineer to support the Workshops department in the full maintenance, servicing and upkeep of a diverse range of plant machinery including ride on grass cutting equipment, tractors, pedestrian mowers and various powered hand tools.

The post holder will work as part of team maintaining a number of assets both Council owned and equipment for external customers.

The Council is looking for a time served individual with an extensive background in maintaining grounds machinery, agricultural or general road plant equipment.

If you've got the right skills for the job we want to hear from you.

In return we can offer:

- Starting salary of £26,393 rising to £31,484 on a contract of 36 hours per week.

- 26 days annual leave plus public holidays rising to 34.

- Access to a lucrative defined benefit company pension scheme.

Please see attached documentation for further information about the role.

We're committed to creating a workplace culture where all our people feel valued, included and able to be their best at work, and we recognise the benefits that a diverse workforce with different values, beliefs, experience, and backgrounds brings to us as an organisation.

Our salary range typically reflects the initial starting salary and annually increases until it reaches the top of the range.  For roles in grade 5 or above, annual increments in our contribution zones are dependent on achieving agreed performance goals.

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