HGV Class 2 Skip Driver, Glasgow

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

On our mission to eliminate waste we provide waste collection services to the Leisure, Retail and construction industries. Collecting waste with our fleet of Trade Refuse, Skip, Tipper, Grab and Walking Floor articulated vehicles, transporting materials to our Material recycling facilities where we produce a valuable product such as cardboard, Paper, Washed sands, Biomass for energy and animal bedding.

The business is now primed for the next phase of growth following strong trading performances and we are recruiting to increase our team to deliver this vision.

The NWH Group has strong family values and cultures which are an imperative of the recruitment process. Do you want to work for a business who 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 always strive to deliver that local service whilst being part of a national business? If the answer is yes, then we might have the position for you.

We are now recruiting for an HGV Class 2 Skip Driver to join our team based in Glasgow. This is a full-time position working on day shifts, with overtime consistently available. Those drivers with Waste or Recycling experience will be at an advantage, particularly those with experience in driving Skips or Roll on Roll offs.

We are looking to hold an assessment day in Glasgow the week commencing 3rd May 2021.

Basic Rate as of April 2021: £9.62 per hour for the first 8 hours worked.

Overtime Rate as of April 2021: £14.43 per hour after 8 hours and all-day Saturday

Additional Driver Bonus up to £1.05 per hour based on Accidents, Infringements, Telematics and Employee Engagement.

Based on an average 52 hour week, the average earnings are approx £600 – £650 gross per week.

The ideal HGV Class 2 Skips Driver will have;

·         Held their Class 2 Licence for at least two years due to insurance requirements

·         Valid CPC entitlement

·         Digital Tachograph card

·         Good knowledge of road networks in Glasgow

·         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;

·         Group Pension Scheme

·         Average Weekly Pay for Holidays

·         1 CPC module paid per driver per year

·         Death in Service Benefit

For more information, or to apply, please apply on this page, e-mail or call 0333 320 4000 (Option 3).

The NWH Group is an equal opportunities employer. 

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