Position Title
Vacuum Tanker Driver & Operator

Vacuum Tanker Driver/Operative - Burton on Trent - up to £13.25ph Basic plus Overtime & Overnight Allowance - Modern Vehicles - Mobile - Statutory Holidays & Pension

Our client is a successful, well established Midlands based waste management company, and due to continued expansion, are searching for new HGV Class C drivers

They are aiming to expand dramatically in 2020 and beyond by investing in operational staff and a fleet of modern waste management vehicles in an industry worth £6.7 Billion.

They offer a good basic salary, reward package, training and a fleet of modern waste management vehicles

Please only apply if you have a positive, team focused approach and a "Can Do" attitude and have what it takes to make an immediate impact

  • To be an effective and positive team member with the ability to operate across multiple vehicles on a week by week basis – flexibility is a must in this role, this includes early starts, a mandatory 3 nights out per week and some weekend working
  • Must be a good communicator at all levels as you will be dealing with the public, clients and head office team on a daily basis
  • Competent with the use of a smart phone or PDA system
  • To operate an HGV (usually a rigid vacuum tanker), must hold a minimum of a Cat C licence - you must maintain your licence and provide information that effects entitlement and validity
  • Utilise any drainage experience and provided equipment to complete all works issued by the company, this will involve various practices including but not limited to:
  • Use of bespoke vacuum equipment
  • Use of highly powered jetting equipment to unblock drains
  • Manual lifting of manhole covers / silt pit covers / drain grates
  • Understand & problem solve where blockage(s) may be and try to unblock
  • Be able to feedback to the client and line manager with a potential solution to the problem

HGV Class C Licence

Experience of the Waste Industry desirable

Job Benefits

Up to £13.25ph Basic


Overnight Allowance

Modern Vehicles




Email: info@buildaukbusiness.co.uk

Phone: 0121 582 6119

Employment Type
Full Time
Beginning of Employment
Immediate Start
Duration of Employment
Waste Management
Job Location
Burton on Trent
Working Hours
Mon to Fri 45 hours per week
Base Salary
Date posted
30th January 2020
Valid through
28th February 2020
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