Class 2 HGV Driver Ref: AM10214

About Amey

Everyone at Amey works together towards this common aim, which we call our ‘Better Places’ goal. We’re a commercial business which focuses on helping our customers to serve Britain. Making things better every day for people and communities is at the heart of the way we work.
Today we are one of the most diverse companies in our sector. So at Amey you can grow in a specific sector or broaden your horizons by applying your skills to a new sector. You may be surprised where an Amey career can take you.
We offer excellent benefits to our employees from a generous holiday entitlement, life assurance policy to discounts in high street stores.
Amey is an equal opportunities employer.

What is the purpose of this role?

To collect refuse/recycling from residential/ commercial properties and dispose of refuse in designated receptacles. HGV driving may also be required across a range of different vehicles based upon operational requirements. Vehicle operation can include but is not limited to dustcarts, hookloaders, skips, FEL and sprinter van.

What will this role involve?

Collect refuse/recycling from requested locations and dispose of at the appropriate waste collection sites (mainly via dustcart but may include other vehicles).
45 hour working week
Carry out daily vehicle inspections and complete appropriate paperwork.
Drive / load as directed.
Operate the compaction controls of a company vehicle when required.
Operate the ‘in cab device’.
Ensure that were premises, gates, barriers are unlocked to gain access and they are relocked, paying particular attention to the safeguarding of keys.
Cleaning rubbish irresponsibly dumped (i.e. fly tipped)
Carry out and assist with Loading responsibilities as required.
Work as a member of a team and receive any instructions from Supervisors and communicate them to other crew members.
Ensure paperwork is completed fully and passed to relevant Supervisor.
Ensure the satisfactory completion of work in accordance with instructions.
Ensure compliance with both company vehicle policy and all legislative requirements.
Be compliant with Health and Safety at work requirements.
Give advice, guidance and assistance to new or inexperienced staff.
Carry out any reasonable task or other duties and responsibilities as may be required.
At all times carrying out responsibilities/duties with regard to the Company’s Equal Opportunities Policy.

What are we looking for?

Driver CPC Qualification
Basic literacy skills
Driving Experience
Full Category C Driving Licence
Previous experience in customer services and customer care skills
Administrative skills
Willing to learn
Maintaining level of service in all weather conditions
Experience of working under prolonged periods of sustained physical effort
Experience of using a Digital Tachograph Card
Ability to work as part of a team
Flexible approach to hours of work
Technical competencies
Health and Safety awareness and knowledge of Health and Safety requirements
Manual handling

What makes this role unique?

You will maintain the best operational relationship between the public, other customers and client representatives, by dealing courteously with complaints and enquiries.

Publicada el 09-07-2019

Área funcional: Medio Ambiente

Reino Unido

Tipo de contrato: Permanent