class 2 driver Newtownabbey

Job Ref: SG0503
Sector: Driving
Job Type: Permanent
Date Added: 08 May 2019
  • Newtownabbey, County Antrim, Northern Ireland, Northern Ireland Belfast Road Antirm BT36 4PE
  • £10.82 - £16.23 per Hour
  • Blue Arrow Belfast
  • 02890 315005
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Working hours:  Monday - Friday 07.30 - FINISH (Task & finish applies)
Pay: £10.82 per hour
Must be physically fit
40 hrs CPC essential

The recycling operator will be responsible for carrying out collections of recycled materials from a specified round.

  • Operation of a recycling vehicle, up to 12 tonnes.
  • Maintain a predetermined daily collection round, lifting recycling boxes from houses and sorting the contents into the rear of the vehicle.
  • Supervising the programme, including the assistant operator and temporary staff.
  • Starting time will be 7.30am to 4.30pm; working hours may occasionally vary between 7am and 8pm
  • Work with one other employee to complete rounds.
  • Maintain good relationships with local community - answering questions to the best of his/her ability.
  • Collecting and returning the vehicle to and from the Depot.
  • Offload the vehicle, emptying contents into appropriate containers or areas.
  • Maintain the programmes Health and Safety policy at all times.
  • Fill out documentation.
  • Leave quality comment notes to participants who leave out wrong materials.
  • Carry out daily vehicle inspection, and ensure vehicle is kept clean and tidy.
  • Co-operate in occasional media stories and promotions as required.
  • Deliver promotional leaflets associated with the programme.
  • Carry out customer canvassing as required.
  • All other duties as and when required.
  • To partake in relevant training as required.


  • Current, clean driving licence covering the operation of a 12 tonne vehicle
  • At least one years' experience driving a 7.5 - 12 tonne vehicle.
  • Hard and efficient worker with the ability to improve own productivity
  • Commitment to the principles of recycling
  • Ability to maintain standards
  • Ability to communicate well with the public
  • Prepared to work outdoors in all weather conditions
  • Initiative and motivation in own work
  • Basic literacy and numeric skills
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05/06/2019 09:00:00
GBP 10.82 10.82