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In order to service a major new contract Premier Waste Recycling Ltd are recruiting full time LGV Class 2 Drivers.

The position will be based at our Birtley site; however, drivers may be required to work from other company sites.

Duties will include:

  • Safely drive and operate Class 2 RCV/Roll on Roll Off/Skip vehicles. The work involves regular manual labour.
  • Transporting recyclable and waste materials to various locations.
  • Carry out duties in accordance with Company rules, including Health and Safety, at all times.

Applicants should ideally have

  • Experience of waste operations and knowledge of route/area.
  • At least 2 years driving experience.
  • Hold a full driver CPC qualification and digital tacho card.
  • Have no more than 6 points on license.

Applicants must be reliable, trustworthy with good communication skills and a polite and professional manner.

Due to our increased work load we are looking for a candidate to cover either of the following shift patterns, Monday to Friday, Tuesday to Saturday or Wednesday to Sunday.

We also have a need for Bank Holiday working and the candidate to have a flexible approach to overtime to meet our customers’ requirements

The benefits include….

  • 40 hour contracted basic week, £11.50 ph.
  • 22 holidays per year plus bank holidays
  • Substantial driver bonus
  • Life Cover

For further information please contact

Closing date 22 January 2022

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from any suitably qualified persons regardless of age, sex, race, disability, sexual orientation, religion or belief.

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