Specialist Refuse Loader

Stakeford, Choppington
£19,312 - £19,698
01 Mar 2021
14 Mar 2021
Contract Type
Full time

You will drive a vehicle up to 7.5 tonnes Gross Vehicle Weight and load refuse, recyclable and bulky waste and be responsible for the vehicle and where appropriate a small team of Refuse Loaders to provide an efficient and effective refuse collection and recycling service.

You must hold a Driving Licence category C1 or above, have knowledge of the legislation and regulations relating to driving and an awareness of Health & Safety legislation and its application in the workplace.

You will have recent experience of driving large vehicles up to 7.5 tonnes Gross Vehicle Weight on a regular basis and of carrying out vehicle checks. You must be able to cope with the regular high level of physical demands.


We are offering:

  • A salary of £19,312 - £19,698
  • Access to the Local Government Pension Scheme
  • A wide range of staff benefits including a competitive annual leave provision

For more detail please see the Job Description/Person Specification below


This is a permanent, full time post


Closing date for applications is Midnight on 14th March 2021


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