Dumfries

HGV Class 2 Driver, Dumfries

The NWH Group is a second-generation family business headquartered in Midlothian. Servicing the whole of Scotland and the north east of England from ten sites, the NWH Group’s vision is to eliminate waste by transforming it into a valuable product. 

On this journey to eliminate waste we provide waste collection services to the Commercial & Industrial, Office, Leisure & Retail and Construction industries. Collecting waste with our fleet of Trade Refuse, Skip, Tipper, Grab and Walking Floor articulated vehicles, we transport materials to our material recycling facilities where we produce and recover valuable products such as metals, cardboard, paper, washed sands, biomass for energy and animal bedding. 

The business is now ready for the next phase of growth following strong trading performances. We are recruiting to expand our team to deliver this growth. 

The NWH Group has strong family values and cultures which underpin the recruitment process. Do you want to work for a business which puts safety and compliance at the forefront of everything? Would you like to be part of a team who never settle and are always aiming higher, who value each other’s contributions and who always strive to deliver that local service whilst part of a national business? If the answer is yes, then we may have the position for you. 

We are now recruiting for a HGV Class 2 Driver to join our team based at our Dumfries Depot. This is a full-time position with regular overtime available through the week and at weekends. The successful applicant would work primarily on our Hook Roll on Roll off fleet, but also be trained on our Skips with Chains, and potentially our Trade Waste Bin vehicles.

The first 8 hours per day Monday to Friday at paid at £10.20 per hour, with overtime paid at £15.30 thereafter and all day Saturdays.

The ideal HGV Class 2 Driver will have;

  • Held their Class 2 Licence for at least two years
  • Valid CPC entitlement
  • Digital Tachograph card
  • Good knowledge of road networks in Dumfries
  • Less than 6 points or less on their licence (No DR, DD, CD or IN codes)
  • An excellent command of the English language
  • Good Customer Service Skills

In return, The NWH Group offers;

  • A competitive rate of pay
  • 40 hour basic week
  • Time & half paid after 8 hours Mon-Fri, & all day Saturday, double time on Sundays
  • Group Pension Scheme
  • Average Weekly Pay for Holidays
  • 1 CPC module paid per driver per year
  • Death in Service Benefit

To apply for this position, please send a CV to careers@nwhgroup.co.uk or call 0333 320 4000.

The NWH Group is an equal opportunities employer. 

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