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Refuse Driver

  • Location

    Coalville, Leicestershire

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  • Salary:

    £10.48 - £11.00 per hour

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months

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We have an exciting opportunity for a Refuse Driver to join our clients office based in Coalville on a temporary contract basis for 3 months with the possibility of an extension.

As the Refuse Driver, your main duties will include:

  • Collect and empty wheeled bins, boxes etc in accordance with the collection round sheets. After emptying return these bins to their collection points and place as required.
  • Deliver and collect bins as required and carry out other refuse collection or recycling duties as instructed.
  • Inform the Refuse Supervisor no later than the end of each working day of addresses where bins, boxes etc were not presented for collection.
  • Ensure that the vehicle is roadworthy before leaving the depot each day. Wash and clean the vehicle as directed.
  • Ensure that the vehicle is not loaded over the legal limit.
  • Discharge the refuse at the disposal point as directed by the site operator.
  • Ensure that the protective clothing of the crew is in good order and that members of the crew wear the clothing whilst carrying out refuse collection duties.
  • Maintain an awareness of the health and safety of the crew members at all times.
  • Ensure that the crew return bins, boxes etc. correctly and any spillages are cleared up.

To be successful for this Refuse Driver post you will need to to have:

  • Numerate, literate
  • Previous experience of similar work
  • Current, clean Category C Vocational Licence
  • Able to work to written instructions
  • Manual dexterity to use equipment, drive and willingness to operate large vehicles in confined situations
  • Manual Dexterity
  • Manual Handling
  • Safety Conscious

HGV Driving Licence Required

Start Date-


Working Hours-

37 hours per week

Tuesday - Friday

Pay Rate-

£10.48 p/h

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