HGV Class 2 Tramping Hook Roll on Roll Driver, Glasgow

The NWH Group is a second-generation family business headquartered in Midlothian. Servicing the whole of Scotland and the north east of England from eight 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. 

NWH Group are now recruiting for an HGV Class 2 Tramping Hook Roll on Roll Off Driver to join our team, who would travel from the Glasgow area. This is a rare opportunity, with Full Time Tramping openings uncommon in the business.

The successful candidate would be responsible for making their way to our Dalkeith, Midlothian site on a Monday morning, and would be tramping or camping out in the vehicle until the Friday or Saturday that week. This is a full-time position, working a minimum of 40 hours per week, with overtime regularly available both during the week and every second Saturday.

 The average weekly wage based on a 55-hour week is £600 - £650 per week based on Basic Rate, Overtime and Weekly Driver bonus. Additionally, overnights are paid at £28 per night.

The ideal candidate will have previous experience in operating Hook / Roll on Roll off vehicles in the waste industry.

The ideal HGV Class 2 Tramping Hook Roll on Roll off Driver will have;

  • Held their Class 2 Licence for at least two years
  • Experience in Hook Roll on Roll off vehicles
  • Valid CPC entitlement
  • Digital Tachograph card
  • Good knowledge of road networks in Edinburgh and the Lothians
  • 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
  • HGV Class 2 Hook Roll on Roll Off Driver bonus scheme payable weekly
  • 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 apply on this page, send a CV to or call 0333 320 4000.

 The NWH Group is an equal opportunities employer. 

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