Driver - Class 2 Roll On Roll Off - North Tyneside x 2 (6 Months FTC)

This vacancy has now expired, and is not accepting any new applications.
Contract type
Fixed term
Working Pattern
Full time
North Tyneside
Dates that interviews will take place
Interviews to be arranged locally
£12.98 per hour
Summary of vacancy

Are you an experienced Roll On Roll Off Driver?

Then you can help create a greener UK. A greener, more environmentally-friendly UK is possible – and we’re making it happen.

As a Roll On Roll Off Driver at SUEZ recycling and recovery UK, you’ll be contributing to an ever growing established company that’s helping customers reduce their impact on the environment, conserve natural resources and reduce landfill.

About the role

  • In the Summer, the working hours are 06:30 - 18:00 each day (46 Hours per week)
  • In the Winter, the working hours are06:30 - 17:00 each day (42 Hours per week) plus overtime shifts, where necessary.
  • Roles are offererd on a 6 Month FTC basis with a possibility of these being made permanent.
  • Shift pattern will be on a 4 ON 4 off rotation.
  • The pay rate for this role is £12.98 per hour.

What will I be doing?

  • Drive and operate Roll On and Roll Off Vehicles
  • Assist to load and unload waste from customers
  • To service customer premises exchanging container on site using a Roll on Roll off wagon and to operate to a high professional standard with safety always in mind.
  • To be a motivated and proactive to keep contracts moving to a high standard.
  • To plan delivery schedules and routes with Line Managers
  • Provide excellent customer service
  • Handle customer issues effectively and contact Line Manager for assistance if required
  • Drive the vehicle safely and in accordance with the law.
  • Look after the vehicle and ensure that it is not subjected to unnecessary damage
  • Ensure that all SUEZ Policy & Procedures are being adhered to at all times
  • Liaise with operational staff regarding vehicle related issues on a daily basis
  • To assist in basic maintenance, like oil, tyre and brake checks before and after journeys

What are the requirements?

  • We are looking for someone who is self-motivated whilst also an enthusiastic team player, with a passion for customer service, to join the team at Suez North Tyneside
  • Applicants 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.
  • Roll on Roll off experience is essential.
  • A Valid Digital Tacho Card.
  • A valid Drivers DQC Card.
  • Good knowledge of surrounding areas.

Our approach

With over 6,000 members of staff working across a whole range of business areas, our people are the company’s greatest asset and we are proud to be an Investor in People.

In 2018 we were awarded by Best companies as one of the top 25 companies in the UK for employee engagement.

As well as our competitive salaries and benefit packages we are able to offer long-term career development within a friendly and supportive environment.

With our collaborative engaging culture, our employees join us and grow with us.

We believe creativity, clear communication and our drive for excellence are the keys to our success. We also expect our people to be enthusiastic and responsible.

We understand that the richness of the diversity of our employee’s experiences enables us to harness more creativity, innovation and opportunities.

If you share our thinking – and have the qualities we’re looking for – you could play a big part in our dedicated team.

Join us and be part of the Resource Revolution.

To find out more or apply, please complete the application form and attach your CV.

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About the role


Closing Date
This vacancy has now expired, and is not accepting any new applications.