Class 2 Driver

Wolverhampton, UK
13 Sep 2019
26 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Class 2 Driver
£28,578 per annum Plus Bonus (£31,438 OTE) and Benefits including Pension, BUPA Medical Cash Plan, Life Assurance, 20 Days' Holiday (increasing with length of service)

This is an amazing opportunity to help save the planet by making a positive impact in a ground-breaking business that truly puts safety at the heart of everything they do and have big plans for the future.

Our client is on a mission to help protect the planet, working together with thousands of food service businesses, to ensure that greenhouse gas emissions are reduced by hundreds and thousands of tonnes. They are now looking for a Class 2 Driver to join their team and help them to continue to do things the right way.

With over 700 colleagues in multiple sites nationwide, our client supplies premium cooking oils, and collect organic waste, which is then converted into bio-methane, electricity, heat and organic fertiliser.

Within a diverse and inclusive environment, you will have the chance to contribute to our client's H&S culture and help us maintain our reputation for operational excellence.

As a Class 2 Driver, you will be a fundamental part of the team, enabling our client to continue with their mission to help protect the planet. The role is fast-paced but in return, our client will offer you a permanent job with guaranteed hours, including a flexible start-time, personal development, career prospects and job security.

Why join the team?

- You'll have the opportunity to make a difference, help our client to become more successful and deliver more benefits to the environment
- The business is growing and so you will be able to develop your own career
- Our client provides opportunities for you to develop your career and they pride themselves on promoting from within

What does our client expect of each other?

- That each of them act like owners of this growing business
- They collaborate to enable the business to be the best it can be - especially when it comes to safety and wellbeing!

This is the role that's on offer for the right person:

- You'll provide a friendly, professional service and ensure that customers enjoy a first-class experience
- Visiting catering establishments and other customers, you will spend some days delivering bins and collecting food waste and other days delivering premium cooking oil and collecting used cooking oil
- As well as using state-of-the-art handheld technology to record your volumes, you will also be responsible for keeping your modern vehicle clean


What is our client looking for? As you can imagine, you'll need a broad range of personal skills to succeed, but they don't expect you to have everything from the start! They will coach, train and support you, it's more important that you have the right interpersonal skills and the intelligence to grasp the business and take it forward.

Our client will be looking for:

- A class 2 driving licence without any DR10 or IN10 (or equivalent) licence offence codes and no more than 6 points
- Experience with digital tacho cards
- Customer-facing experience

Ideal candidates will have experience in a multi drop, delivery or collection role, but this is not essential. Experience in the waste industry would also be beneficial, as would a CPC qualification, but our client is happy to help with this!

As the role can involve moving and carrying weights in excess of 20kgs, our client will provide manual handling training and medical screening to the successful candidate.

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