Closing Date : 29 Mar

View Receptionist Details

Learning Support Assistant

Swimming Instructor

Closing Date : 31 Jul

View Swimming Instructor Details

School Crossing Patrol Officer

< >

Technician Purchasing & Plant (Buyer)

This job is closed and is displayed for reference only. 


Working Hours: Full Time , Hours per week - 37 


Appointment Type:Permanent 

Location:Arbor Road, Croft, Leicestershire, LE9 3GE 


Closing date:14 March 2018 at midnight 

Salary Details: Grade 8 – (Salary £20,727 - £22,658pa)
The post being advertised is within the Purchasing and Stores Team which supports the Highway’s Delivery Group operation by coordinating the procurement and delivery of the materials and plant required to fulfil the works areas as described above.
The two primary objectives of the Purchasing and Stores Team are to work with suppliers in ensuring that Materials are delivered to the right quality, quantity, place, time and price as well practicing high levels of compliance with The Public Contract Regulations 2015.
The work environment can be high paced at busy periods and as a result relies on people who operate well within a small team and are able to focus on moving tasks through to completion whilst offering a high level of customer service at the same time.  
An individual coming in to this role can expect to gain experience of the commercial aspect of a Highways Delivery operation which includes purchasing, public sector procurement, contract management, logistics, finance, health and safety and elements of civil engineering.      
Information relating to the essential requirements is on the person specification / job description.
Please see the Job Description / Person Specification which are attached further down on this page.
For informal enquires please contact Andy Cryer, Tel: 0116 305 8253 Email:
Leicestershire County Council is committed to Smarter Working and understands the benefits of supporting employees to manage their work and life balance, whilst meeting the needs of the service.
Please apply sending us your CV as well a supporting statement, detailing how you meet the requirements of the post. The supporting statement should be no longer than 500 words and be incorporated into your CV, to form a single document.
Link to Environment and Transport’s web pages for further information about the department, working for Leicestershire County Council and the job opportunities available:
If you have any technical issues completing your application form please contact