Driver/Loader

Posted on Feb 04, 2019
Description

Our client based in Torridge are looking for a Driver/Loader to join their team.

Job purpose:
*To drive recycling/refuse lorry (HGV).
*Load recycling/refuse from the kerbside.
*Provision of service to the public.
*Responsible for tipping/emptying of lorry on a daily basis.
*Undertaking daily vehicle checks and completing required paperwork.

Responsibilities:
*To collect domestic recycling/refuse – responsibly and efficiently from properties throughout the district on a previously specified and agreed route weekly.
*To drive and operate refuse/recycling vehicle.
*To clean vehicle body and cab once per week minimum
*To act in accordance with the Council Work Practices and to represent the Council in an appropriate manner at all times.
*To following Health and Safety Work Practices as outlined in the Health and Safety manual
*To take responsibility for the vehicles and equipment issued, reporting any defects that may affect the vehicles roadworthiness, or the equipment’s effectiveness.
*To complete the drivers’ hours book on a daily basis and submit these weekly to the Services Manager
*To provide waste minimisation by not disposing of domestic refuse when collecting organic waste.
*Educating the general public in the correct methods available for the disposal of refuse/recycling.
*Emptying of contents of refuse/recycling vehicle (tipping at landfill site).
*To ensure fuel purchase cards assigned to individual named drivers, are used in accordance with Council’s Financial Regulations.

Personal requirements:
*Must hold a full UK HGV driving licence
*Completion of 35 hours Drivers CPC training
*Basic reading and writing skills
*Able to work on own initiative and as part of a team
*Experience of working in all weathers

Should this role be of interest to you, please send us a copy of your CV or call Karen on 01237 439500 for further details.

Simple Recruitment (South West) Ltd is acting as an Employment Business where this vacancy is concerned.

Job Summary

Reference
04.02.19_1549300212
Category
Industrial Skilled , Logistics
Job type
Temporary
Location
Bideford , Devon
Salary
Negotiable
Description

Our client based in Torridge are looking for a Driver/Loader to join their team.

Job purpose:
*To drive recycling/refuse lorry (HGV).
*Load recycling/refuse from the kerbside.
*Provision of service to the public.
*Responsible for tipping/emptying of lorry on a daily basis.
*Undertaking daily vehicle checks and completing required paperwork.

Responsibilities:
*To collect domestic recycling/refuse – responsibly and efficiently from properties throughout the district on a previously specified and agreed route weekly.
*To drive and operate refuse/recycling vehicle.
*To clean vehicle body and cab once per week minimum
*To act in accordance with the Council Work Practices and to represent the Council in an appropriate manner at all times.
*To following Health and Safety Work Practices as outlined in the Health and Safety manual
*To take responsibility for the vehicles and equipment issued, reporting any defects that may affect the vehicles roadworthiness, or the equipment’s effectiveness.
*To complete the drivers’ hours book on a daily basis and submit these weekly to the Services Manager
*To provide waste minimisation by not disposing of domestic refuse when collecting organic waste.
*Educating the general public in the correct methods available for the disposal of refuse/recycling.
*Emptying of contents of refuse/recycling vehicle (tipping at landfill site).
*To ensure fuel purchase cards assigned to individual named drivers, are used in accordance with Council’s Financial Regulations.

Personal requirements:
*Must hold a full UK HGV driving licence
*Completion of 35 hours Drivers CPC training
*Basic reading and writing skills
*Able to work on own initiative and as part of a team
*Experience of working in all weathers

Should this role be of interest to you, please send us a copy of your CV or call Karen on 01237 439500 for further details.

Simple Recruitment (South West) Ltd is acting as an Employment Business where this vacancy is concerned.