Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Location based
Hours per week
£24,701.00 per year + a welcome bonus with a potential to earn up to £27,000.00 per annum
Summary of vacancy

Are you a qualified HGV Driver?

Would you like to bring this experience to a company working for a greener UK?

Suez is a major player in the waste and recycling industry and is seeking HGV Driver/Loaders to join our busy team in Bracknell Forest, Berkshire.

When you join SUEZ, you get more than a brand-new role. Your work will help us deliver innovative and environmentally responsible solutions for water and waste management. You will get a chance to help us preserve and restore our planet’s natural capital for future generations. It’s a career that’s not only exciting, but full of opportunities as well as professional and personal fulfilment.

About the role

About The Role

  • A welcome bonus of £1200 for all existing and new LGV recruits. 
  • Uniform and PPE will be provided
  • Working Hours:  Mondays - 6am until 3pm, Tuesday to Friday - 6am until 2.45pm
  • Salary:  £24,701 per annum with the potential to earn upto £27,000 per annum
  • You will receive an extra 30 mins per day paid at time and a half for completing vehicle checks.
  • £35.00 per day for completing single manned routes
  • £135.00 bonus is paid every January following the three days catch up after Christmas
  • Saturday after bank holiday's are worked apart from Good Friday and paid at time and a half.
  • We work Good Friday as local agreement.

What will I be doing

  • Driving, operating, and loading our Class 2 vehicles.
  • Providing waste and recycling collection services to households.
  • Ensuring compliance with Suez Health & Safety regulations.
  • Delivering a high standard of service
  • Accurately record work completed and report any collections issues that may arise.
  • The work will mainly be on a Refuse Collection Vehicle.

What are the requirements

  • You must be able to demonstrate a passion for professional driving coupled with good communication skills and a willingness to be part of a successful hardworking team, delivering a high level of customer service.
  • Experience of working in the waste industry is desirable though not essential, we offer in-house training and on the job training to increase your skills and knowledge.
  • Experience of working with refuse collection vehicle is desirable but not essential as training will be given where necessary.
  • Category C / Class 2 licence as a minimum
  • Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC) card
  • Digital Tachograph card is desirable but not essential
  • Good knowledge of tachograph laws
  • Flexibility and good work ethic
  • Ability to use IT such as a handheld computer
  • Willingness to work overtime on occasions to ensure we meet our service obligations
  • Must be willing to do driving and loading

About us:

At SUEZ the efficient and sustainable management of resources around the globe is at the heart of everything we do. Respect – acting ethically and with integrity – is one of our core values. We’re passionate about the environment and believe in protecting our world. Over 90,000 likeminded people worldwide makes for an incredible team, where collaboration and trust are part of the way we work. With true team spirit, we can give our customers a standard of service that goes above and beyond and ensure that our local communities have access to essential water and waste services.

We thank our people for all they do with development opportunities, wide-ranging benefits and rewards that reflect their hard work. In a friendly, supportive environment, you’ll be inspired to grow and play your part in creating a better future for all.   

*No agencies please*

Closing Date
Once we have sufficient applicants we withhold the right to close job vacancies early.