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.
Due to continuing business success and growth we now have a fantastic opportunity available for a Cat 1 Driver to join our team in Slough. Working 48 hours per week, Monday to Sunday.
Driver key responsibilities:
Drive any vehicle that you have been trained to a competent level to operate.
Maintain contact with the operations department to give advanced notice of arrival at collection and delivery points.
Use any available method of contact to advise operations department of delays, or potential delays on any given journey.
Advise operations department if scheduled workload is likely to be unachievable, and be receptive to changes at short notice.
Ensure all routes between facilities are followed accurately. No deviation is permitted without clear, prior agreement.
Adhere to vehicle defect policy which extends to reporting of suspected defects (such as soft tyres or worn equipment).
Ensure the trailer (or tipper body) is swept out regularly as per Viridor Waste Management Ltd procedure, and each time prior to a different material being carried if practical.
At all times carry driving license, Driver CPC & Digital Tachograph cards and present to relevant authorities when requested to do so.
The ideal Driver:
Full Driving Licence
Hold a LGV CE Driving Licence (Class 1)
Previous experience of driving waste collection vehicles
Knowledge of Tachograph Operations
To hold a Driver CPC qualification
Experience in Road Haulage Operations
In return for your hard work, you can expect to receive a salary of £33, 745 per annum with a range of benefits. Please click here for the full Role Profile.
If you are looking for your next challenge as a Driver then we want to hear from you, please click APPLY!