Class 2 Dustcart Driver / Loader

  • Job ref: 080/01210
  • Type: Full Time, Temporary
  • Location: Brentwood
  • Salary: £14.56 per hour
  • Recruiting office: Chelmsford & Harlow
  • Date posted: 8 June 2022

Job details

  • Full Time
  • Temporary
  • Brentwood
  • Job Ref: 080/01210
  • Salary: 14.56 per hour

Fed up of not receiving regular work?

Done with those 10-hour days?

Need something that involves more than just driving?

If so, Driver Hire Chelmsford and Harlow have just the role for you!

Our client is currently recruiting for a Dustcart Driver/Loader to join their team on an ongoing temporary basis in the Brentwood area! Initially on a temporary basis, it is very likely this will lead to a permanent position for the right person!

As a Refuse and Recycling Driver you will be required to successfully lead a small team of refuse loaders to collect waste and recycling from residential and commercial properties. Work is to be completed efficiently and you must ensure the daily rounds are completed.

As a Loader you will be required to prep the collection of the waste and load the Bin Lorry as and when required. Due to this, the ideal candidate will be physically fit as the role will involve lots of walking, vehicle loading, heavy lifting of sacks and pushing/pulling of loaded wheeled bins/containers (weighing upwards of 450kgs) in all weather conditions.

This is a truly exciting and incredibly important opportunity which will offer work within the council and mean you will achieve their vision of keeping our streets clean!

To be considered you must hold a Class 2 licence and current CPC and Digi cards.

Role Requirements:

  • Attention to detail and care – You will be driving a Class 2 dustcart vehicle in residential areas! You must be able to demonstrate the ability to reverse and manoeuvre in tricky areas with precision and care.
  • Complete daily rounds as efficiently and effectively as possible
  • Complete daily vehicle checks in line with our client’s procedures and H&S requirements

Please be mindful that you will be required to complete a driving assessment/induction prior to commencing work.


Working hours:

Monday to Thursday – 07:30 – 15:30 / Friday 07:30 – 15:00 (37 hours per week)

(Guaranteed 7.5 hours Monday – Thursday, 7 hours Friday)


Salary (temp basis):

INC holiday – £14.56 per hour *

EXC holiday  – £13 per hour





*Holiday pay is to be requested in writing on the timesheet by the candidate


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