We are looking for a reliable and trustworthy Class 2 (Cat C) Driver for our client based in Taunton.
Our client was established in 1980 and over the years they have gradually expanded and evolved to recycle over 1000 different waste streams from all commercial and industrial sectors regardless of volume, location or type.
Key responsibilities to include:
- Responsible for the safe collecting of waste materials including concealed cooking oil, used batteries, used fluorescent tubes
- Collection of used domestic appliances including washing machines, dishwashers, tumble dryers etc
- Collection of electrical goods including TV’s etc
- Accurate completion of all paperwork and returned to the client at the end of the shift.
- To ensure that the vehicle is driven in accordance with the Highway code and other road users.
- It is essential that all vehicle checks are completed prior to you leaving the clients premises for your first delivery, any defects recorded and reported.
- Communicate with the client any delays or delivery issues as and when they occur.
You must have / be able:
- A valid Cat C licence with up to date CPC qualification and Digital tachograph card.
- No more than 6 points for minor offences
- No DD, DR or IN convictions for insurance purposes only.
- The ability to lift & carry as well as move freely in and out of the vehicle, in all weather conditions is necessary.
- Strong work ethic with the ability to integrate into different companies and be customer orientated.
- Good geographical knowledge of the UK
Pay & Hours of work:
- Monday to Friday, early start times of 05:00am / 06:00am
- This position requires 3-4 nights out per week
- Salary of £25,000 per annum
- Performance related bonus
What we can offer:
- Family run business with experienced & respectful recruiters
- To be part of our team.
To apply, call 01823 332100 to arrange to register on line or make an appointment to call into the office to register. Due to Covid 19 restrictions all candidates visiting our office must comply with government advice, face mask must be worn (these can be provided)
Driver Hire is the UK’s largest specialist transport & logistics recruitment company. We can provide regular, ongoing driving work throughout Somerset from our office in Taunton. We treat you as the true professional that you are and in our latest survey, 94% of our candidates said they were proud to work for us and 81% scored 8/10 or more when asked if they would recommend Driver Hire.