HGV Driver

Job Type:
Job Sector:
Transport, Logistics
Salary Description:
£Competitive + Benefits
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Are you an experienced HGV Driver looking to take on a new challenge?

Viridor is one of the UK's leading recycling, renewable energy and waste management companies. Part of the FTSE 250 Pennon Group, Viridor puts waste into action, transforming it into high quality recyclables, raw materials and energy. This is an exciting time to work at Viridor. We are at the forefront of the UK's green economy and we use smart people and technology to deliver our vision, bringing people together to give the world's resources new life.

Due to continued success and growth, we are now looking to recruit a HGV Driver for our team in Sheffield, working 48 hours a week.

The Role:

Joining our team, the HGV Driver will drive and operate vehicles and plant profitably and efficiently, in accordance with Viridor and legislative requirements. Duties include:

- Receive instructions from the Traffic Office regarding jobs to be done and carry them out efficiently, in accordance with the law and the best interests of the customers and the Company
- Always empty the customer's container on time and report any issues that may affect the service, immediately to the traffic office
- Return all containers to the customers preferred location, ensuring that the brakes are applied, the lids closed
- Ensure the vehicle you are responsible for is kept in a clean and tidy manner
- Drive your vehicle in a responsible manner that promotes Viridor in a positive way
- Be flexible to working hours which allows Viridor to meet customer's requirements.
- Ensure customers follow recycling needs and to not allow contamination to affect our recycling performance

The ideal HGV Driver:

- Good geographic knowledge of the area serviced by the Logistics Unit
- Hold a current HGV driving licence and Driver CPC Qualification
- Road Haulage Operations experience
- Experience of Digital Tachograph Operation
- Excellent routing skills

Rewards & Benefits

In return for your hard work as our HGV Driver, we can offer a Competitive salary plus excellent benefits, including:

- A free helpline for health, legal or personal issues available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
- Free eye tests and prescription and safety eyewear where required.
- A contributory pension scheme - helping you plan for later in life.
- Childcare vouchers, payroll giving (charity donations from salary deducted before tax) and cycle to work schemes are all available through Viridor Extras,
- Discounts on local gym membership and some of the biggest retail brands

If you want to work within in a team-orientated and collaborative environment, for a company that strives to be environmentally, socially and economically sustainable, click APPLY!

No terminology in this advert is intended to be deemed discriminatory. We are happy to accept applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their age, gender, race, religion, disability, sexual orientation or marital status.

Contact Details:
Tel: 02392856811
Contact: George Baker

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