HGV Class 2 Drivers - Vacuum Tanker Operatives


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Janet Johnson

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HGV 2 vacuum Tanker Driver / Coalville / Temp2perm / 45 Hour week Monday to Friday , overtime available / £11 - £13.50 per hour + Holiday Pay 

Licences required: HGV 2 Category Licence, CPC & Digi card

The starting rate of pay is between £11 - £13.50 per hour DEPENDANT ON EXPERIENCE + any overtime/call allowance. – This is reviewed over a sustained period depending on working capabilities and knowledge

45 hours Mon-Fri (09.30 till 16.30), however on occasions may be asked to start early or work late depending on works with as much notice provided as possible

Overtime is paid a time and a half after 45 hours, with double time being paid after 10pm or on Sundays/Bank Holidays

Weekend work is also available.

Call Rota – We currently have a call rota in place which is 1 week in 5 (Mon-Fri), however depending on number of employees this may change. You are also required to be on call for a Sat or Sun prior to your call week). Bank Holidays also need to be covered, however these are shared out between all engineers. - Call allowance is paid

Family owned waste management company

· 20 days annual leave + Bank holidays

- Full PPE & Uniform provided

The role will not involve a lot of driving as predominately East Midlands based

  • Driving and operating a JetVac Tanker

  • Assist the Drainage Operative clearing and unblocking drainage blockages

  • Leading a two-man team operating high pressure jetting equipment and jet vacuum units

  • Attending drainage related issues, including emergency call-outs to deal with blockages or cleaning pipes during regular maintenance programs

About you:

Firstly, you need to love working outdoors in all weather and you must be physically fit as the job involves some heavy lifting. Ideally you’ll have experience in using Jet-Vac equipment; although working within the waste industry experience is not necessary as we will provide training to get you to the required standard to operate Jet-vac tankers.

We take our customer satisfaction seriously, so you will need to be polite, kind and respectful when dealing with customers and the general public and observe all health and safety requirements.

You must be able to work on your own and as part of a team while supporting other operatives or engineers and you will need to be able to carry out daily and weekly maintenance checks on your vehicles and pumps to ensure all equipment is fully operational.

Apply on line or contact Janet Johnson at Infinite Recruitment Ltd directly if you would like further details


Coalville LE67, UK