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Trainee HGV Class 2 Sweeper Driver, Dalkeith

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 have a rare and exciting opportunity for a HGV Class 2 Driver with less than 2 years experience to join us as a trainee HGV Class 2 Sweeper driver. As a trainee driver you will be trained by a dedicated mentor driver until you are at a stage where you are ready to drive solo, this is usually 2-3 months. This is a full time and permanent position. Applicants must have at least 3 months experience driving HGV Class 2 vehicles.

In return, The NWH Group offers;

  • A competitive rate of pay
  • HGV Class 2 Sweeper Driver bonus scheme payable weekly once solo
  • 40 hour basic week
  • Time & half paid 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

For more information, or to apply, please e-mail careers@nwhgroup.co.uk or call 0333 320 4000 (Option 3).

The NWH Group is an equal opportunities employer. 

Job Type: Full-time

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