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Experienced Class 2 Tipper Driver (Ilkeston)

  • Ilkeston
  • £11.75 p/h  + Overtime (£14.69 p/h)
  • Permanent
  • Staff Benefit Scheme – cycle to work scheme and leisure, retail and holiday discounts. 

Due to further expansion Ward Recycling are looking  to appoint a number of experienced Tipper Drivers to join their independently owned waste management and recycling business which has over 80 years experience within the industry.

The Role: 

This is a great opportunity for Class 2 Tipper Drivers who want to join and expanding and established company. Ward have recently invested in a fleet of 21 plate, high spec vehicles, complete with TVs, fridges and microwaves.

You will be responsible for checking the vehicle, and its load safety. All paperwork must be filled in and kept with all due care and attention. You will be expected to have a good understanding of the UK driving regulations, and working time directive.

Working hours are a minimum of 40 hours per week between Monday and Friday with start times from 4am. Overtime is paid at 125% per hour and wages are paid weekly. A £26.20 night allowance will apply for overnight stops. 

Uniform is provided and staff parking is available. 

You will need to have: 

  • A full driving licence with a C + E licence entitlement
  • Completed Driver CPC
  • Good customer service skills
  • A flexible working approach
  • A good geographical knowledge of the UK road network
  • No more than 3 points on your licence
  • ADR certificate is advantageous

About Us: 

Today Ward Recycling has an annual turnover in excess of £160m, employs over 350 people and operates a fleet of over 125 vehicles.

The company is now managed by third and fourth generation family members who continue their commitment to developing waste management and recycling techniques, saving their customers money and helping them to meet and exceed their recycling targets.

We look forward to welcoming your application.

Please complete our online application form here.

No agencies, please.

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