Skip to main content

HGV Driver

City of York Council
York, North Yorkshire
£13.59 per hour
Closing date
31 May 2024

View more

Traffic Management
Job role
Contract Type
Full time

Job Details

Do you have a HGV/LGV licence (Class II)?

Do you have a Driver CPC qualification?

Do you have driving experience?

Our client has a great opportunity for HGV/LGV drivers.  If you want to be rewarded for dedication and loyalty, enjoy managing your own workload & being outdoors and have excellent people skills then we want to hear from you.

This is a full-time (Monday-Friday), temporary role, running for an initial 3 months, but potentially longer.

The pay rate for this position is £13.59 per hour.

As an LGV/HGV driver you will:

  • Drive and operate a variety of waste collection vehicles using safe and efficient driving techniques in line with the clients’ requirements.
  • Assist in the provision of an effective and efficient waste collection and disposal service across various locations within the York district, observing health and safety requirements and being responsible for the safety of crew, self and members of the public.
  • Be working within a team that will include waste loaders and you will be required to assist with loading duties when needed.

You will need:

  • Driver CPC Qualification
  • Driving Experience
  • Full Category C Driving Licence
  • Class 2 Driving Licence
  • 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

Previous experience with waste or recycling would be an advantage although the client will offer in-house, on the job training and instruction on the various vehicles they operate in their fleet, so your experience as a driver will be utilised and your skills and knowledge base will increase.

For more information please call Stephen on 07922 425165 and to apply please visit the WorkwithYork website.

Regrettably we can't respond to every application we receive and please note that to apply for this vacancy you must be able to work in the United Kingdom.


The City of York has a rich history stretching back nearly 2000 years; George VI once said that: 'The history of York is the history of England'. York has a wealth of heritage and history. York attracts over four million visitors a year and popular destinations include York Minster, which is the largest Gothic cathedral in Europe, the Castle Museum, the National Railway Museum and the Jorvik Viking Centre. Tourism is an important industry in York and the city also has a thriving bioscience, technology and research sector, centred on the City's Science Park. Other major employers include Nestle, City of York Council and York Hospitals NHS Trust. York has excellent transport links, being on the East Coast Mainline and close to the A1M. From York seaside resorts such as Scarborough, Whitby and Filey or the North York Moors National Park are a short journey by road or rail.

Company info
01904 551550
City of York Council
Library Square
North Yorkshire

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalised job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert

Similar jobs