Environmental Driver LGV (fixed term) - Ref: EE05521

Walsall, West Midlands
G6 (SCP15 to 23)  £23,541 to £27,741 per annum, plus potential driver vehicle maintenance payment
12 Oct 2021
19 Oct 2021
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Walsall Borough, Clean & Green Services
Environmental Driver LGV – Ref: EE05521
Fixed Term Contract until 25 November 2022
Salary: G6 (SCP15 to 23)  £23,541 to £27,741 per annum,
plus potential driver vehicle maintenance payment

Working within the operational section of Clean & Green Services, we are seeking a motivated individual who wishes to develop a career in environmental services as a professional driver undertaking waste, recycling and street cleaning operations.

Main activities including but not limited to:

  • Required to undertake driving (up to Class C licence), ensuring daily allocation of work is completed within the scheduled time period and ensure resources are deployed effectively on site to optimise outputs and quality standards
  • To operate in accordance with the ‘Operating Licence’ of the council ensuring that:
  • Drivers hours and tachograph rules are observed, proper records kept and made available on request;
  • Vehicles and trailers are not overloaded;
  • Vehicles operate within speed limits;
  • Vehicles and trailers are kept in fit and serviceable condition;
  • Defects are promptly reported and recorded, including symptoms of defects;
  • Ensure seat belts are worn;
  • The laws relating to driving and operating vehicles are observed;
  • To operate in accordance with the requirements of the  ‘Clean & Green Services - Driver Handbook’ / MORR policy (Managing Occupational Road Risk) with particular reference to mobile phone use, seatbelts, depot site rules, driver medicals, fuel efficient driving, vulnerable road users;

Interested candidates should possess qualifications as detailed:

  1. Hold an appropriate Health and Safety Qualification
  2. Full driving licence – CATEGORY C MINIMUM (please specify licence categories you hold on your application form)
  3. Driver Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC) – DQC card holder

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Closing date: Tuesday 19th October 2021

This post is covered by the Government’s Code of Practice on the English Language Fluency Duty for public sector workers.  The postholder will be required to communicate verbally with customers and provide advice and/or information in accurate spoken English.

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