JT Recruit
Date Posted
June 21st 2022
Job ID
Newcastle Under Lyme
Salary & Package
£10.47 phr

Full Job Description

Refuse HGV Driver

You will report to:

Recycling & Waste Collections Manager

Assistant Recycling & Waste Collections Manager

Main Purpose of Job:

  • Responsible for a recycling and waste collection vehicle and operatives allocated to a collection round to ensure the smooth delivery of collection services.
  • Supervising collection operatives allocated to a round team.
  • Ensuring freighters are not overloaded.
  • Informing the Assistant Recycling & Waste Collections Manager of any breakdowns or damage to vehicles or equipment as soon as practicable.
  • Informing the Assistant Recycling & Waste Collections Manager of any requests or complaints from members of the public.
  • Completing and returning timesheets, log sheets, etc., to the Assistant Recycling & Waste Collections Manager.
  • Collecting recycling and waste in accordance with Council Policy, complying with all Regulations and procedures.
  • Returning emptied containers and bins to their original point of collection with their lid closed.
  • Collecting all spillages of recycling and waste.
  • Distributing sacks and other items such a communication items as directed by the Assistant Recycling & Waste Collections Manager.
  • In instances when recycling and waste is not collected, e.g. unsuitable waste, issuing households with non-collection cards explaining the reason for non-collection.
  • Current, valid Heavy Goods Vehicle (HGV) driving licence (minimum category C – old class 2 & 3).

You will be expected to complete vehicle cheeks weekly and report anything necessary. You may be required to undertake duties outside normal working hours including weekends and Bank Holidays.

Working hours 0600-1500 TBC

Induction dates 23/06 30/06 01/07

Start date 04/07

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