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Recycling2Go Driver Loader (HGV)

Opportunity for a class 2 driver to join the Council's award winning R2Go team.

Salary: £22,743 per annum 37 hours per week

Closing date: 28 April 2019

We are looking for an experienced Class 2 driver to join the Council’s award winning recycling2go team. As a leader in the waste management sector our reliance on high quality staff is essential.  As well as having responsibility for the vehicle during the course of the work you will also be the Crew Leader too ensuring performance is of the highest standard and ensuring the work is carried out in a safe manner. You will be assisting in the collection of domestic waste and liaising closely with other members of the crew to ensure that the best possible service is given to our residents.

A flexible approach to work is essential as in addition to collecting domestic waste and recyclables you will be required to assist with other waste collection duties too including glass collections and the collection of large bulky items of furniture.

Applicants should be prepared to work both week-ends and bank holidays as required to deliver the full range of our services.

Applicants must have a full driving licence (LGV CATEGORY 2 PLUS DCPC QUALIFICATION), be able to provide good customer service and able to work effectively as part of a small team or on their own.  The ability to plan routes and re-route as necessary is essential.  It is an advantage if applicants have experience of refuse collection, tipping and refuse vehicles as well as being confident and assured in leading the collection team. A knowledge of the geographical make up of the Borough of Rushcliffe would also be desirable.

If you feel you have the experience and qualities outlined in the above post then you can obtain further details and apply online by clicking on the apply button below.

You can also request an application form by emailing or by telephoning Nottingham (0115) 914 8317 (voice mail service available), or write to the Strategic Human Resources Manager, RUSHCLIFFE BOROUGH COUNCIL, Rugby Road, West Bridgford, Nottingham, NG2 7YG.

Please note CV’s will not be accepted.

Closing Date: 28 April 2019