HGV Trainee Waste Collection Driver/Loader

Do you care as much about a clean environment as our residents?

Role Snapshot...

Do you have what it takes to be a top performer? Are you motivated by a desire to make our service succeed now and into the future? The Council operate an in-house service that encompasses waste collection, street cleaning, grounds maintenance and vehicle maintenance activities at Ketteringham Depot.

We have a fantastic opportunity for a trainee HGV refuse collection driver that will work as part of a team collecting refuse from residents and businesses across South Norfolk.

Initially you will be loading alongside experienced crews with a view to gaining an HGV and CPC qualification so that you will become a versatile loader /driver that will be able to provide cover for periods of absence.

You will receive enhanced pay when you are driving, and be responsible for a collection crew

We offer great benefits, first class training and opportunities to develop your career.

What you could be part of...

South Norfolk and Broadland is not your average District Council, we have the ambition to grow our service and be the best.

We are continually looking for innovative ways to become more efficient and competitive and we need strong teams to achieve this whilst always making a difference for our customers.

Our success is a reflection of our people, so being a great organisation depends on us having great people.

Working at South Norfolk and Broadland Council would enable you to be part of an organisation which is proud to deliver high-quality, customer focussed services.

Our success comes from us being commercially astute and business-like.

Continuous improvement is also vital and our employees challenge themselves to develop new and innovative ways to improve the services that make a real difference to people's lives.

What you'll be doing...

As part of our on-going improvement programme, you will be providing an effective waste collection service to residents and busin


  • Location: NR9 3AZ
  • Salary: 19100-19960 Per Annum (with uplift £23494 when competent to drive a HGV Refuse Collection Vehicle)
  • Type: Permanent
  • Recruiter: Career Kinetics
  • Posted: 17-Aug-2022
  • Posted on: jobit.co.uk