Dental Bus Driver

Pathfinder Personnel
21 Jul 2017
20 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Working as part of a team of two the successful candidate will be responsible for driving the dental unit from a central location in Southampton to various locations in and around Southampton.

Successful candidates will be eligible and have experience of driving up to and including Category C1.

As well as driving the dental unit you will be responsible for ensuring that the dental unit is ready for the dentist and other members of staff. Once the day has concluded you will also be responsible for ensuring all equipment is packed up and returned to the Depot in Southampton.

Duties include:
- Vehicle Checks (lights, tyres, horn etc as per daily check sheet)
- Leaving the Depot in Southampton allowing enough time to pick up dental staff on route.
- On arrival at location lower the legs to stabilise the dental vehicle and erect gazebo.
- Ensure generator is switched on/connect vehicle to mains supply ensuring cables are safe.
- Ensure the general upkeep of the vehicle (bulbs/fuses etc reporting any defects).
- Ensuring that the waste tank is emptied on a daily basis and re-filled with fresh water as and when required.
- refuelling vehicle as and when required.
- Other associated duties as and when required.

This role is offered as part of a job share. You will work 3 days one week and two days the following week. The rota can be agreed between the successful candidate and their respective counterpart.

Every 2nd Saturday you will be required to do a deep clean of the dental bus. (Rota to be agreed)

Please be aware shifts can be anything between 6-12 hours.

As part of the role you will be require to have a Hepatitis B injection