Posted 14 August by Viridor

Are you an experienced LGV Driver looking to take on a new challenge? If so Viridor are recruiting and are looking for individuals just like you!

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. This is an exciting time to work at Viridor. We are at the forefront of the UK’s green economy and we use smart people and technology to deliver our vision, bringing people together to give the world’s resources new life.

Due to continued success and growth, we are now looking to recruit a Driver for our team in St Austell, working 45 hours a week, Monday to Friday.

Driver Responsibilities include:

  • Drive and operate vehicles and equipment safely, compliantly and incident free and maximise profitability and efficiency
  • Follow direct and written instructions from the Collections Business Managers and their appointed representatives
  • Ensuring the Near Miss Pad is carried at all times and is used to identify any risk to yourself or others and ensure that all Near Misses are reported as soon as reasonably practicable.
  • Adhere to legal requirements regarding driver’s hours, highway regulations, permits and legislation
  • Ensuring security of vehicles & equipment at all times
  • Ensuring completion of satisfactory daily records and all associated drivers paperwork.

The ideal Driver:

  • Good geographic knowledge of the area serviced by the Collections Unit
  • Thorough working knowledge of current legislation of LGV driver hours including WTD
  • Experience of driving LGV vehicles in a commercial environment
  • Full Driving Licence.
  • Category C or C+E and Driver CPC
  • Experience of driving LGV vehicles in a commercial environment

In return for your hard work as our Driver, we can offer a competitive salary plus excellent benefits, including:

  • A free helpline for health, legal or personal issues available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
  • Free eye tests and prescription and safety eyewear where required.
  • A contributory pension scheme - helping you plan for later in life.
  • Childcare vouchers, payroll giving (charity donations from salary deducted before tax) and cycle to work schemes are all available through Viridor Extras,
  • Discounts on local gym membership and some of the biggest retail brands

If you want to work within in a team-orientated and collaborative environment, for a company that strives to be environmentally, socially and economically sustainable, APPLY now for the role of Driver.

The vacancy you have applied for is being advertised by CVWOW Ltd, the UK's leading, award winning recruitment specialist. No terminology in this advert is intended to be deemed discriminatory. We are happy to accept applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their age, gender, race, religion, disability, sexual orientation or marital status. Full terms and conditions of the CVWOW business can be found on our website.

Required skills

  • Logistics
  • Transport
  • Driving

Reference: 35871955

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