Job Title: 7.5T Driver/Operative - Street Cleansing
Position Based: Tower Hamlets Depot, Tower Hamlets Road, Dover, Kent, CT17 0BL
Hours: 40 hours per week- 5 days over 7 days
Salary: £9.45 per hour
You will be responsible for driving a street cleaning vehicle to maintain and clean public spaces within the local area. You will also be responsible for collecting flytips, sweepers bags as well as loading and sweeping when necessary.
You will be responsible for driving a street cleaning vehicle to maintain and clean public spaces within the local area.
You will also be responsible for collecting flytips, sweepers bags as well as loading and sweeping when necessary.
To accurately complete appropriate forms and paperwork
Report locations of any fly tipping, graffiti, fly posting or damaged/missing litter bins
Drivers are responsible for ensuring at the end of their shift the vehicle is tipped, washed and the cab is left clear of litter, uniform and personal effects
Ensure that all accidents that occur during you shift are reported to your Supervisor/Working Foreman, to the police if appropriate and all accident reports are completed before you leave work.
You could be required to work overtime and weekends as required to complete your work.
Ideal candidate profile
Skills, Knowledge & Experience
C1 (7.5 ton) licence as a minimum and previous driving experience is a must.
Valid CPC card
Previous experience within the waste industry is a strong advantage
Ability to communicate effectively within a team and with the general public
Who is Veolia?
We are the UK leader in Environmental Solutions. We offer services and expertise in waste, water and energy management helping to build a more sustainable future. As a global organisation, our work focuses on delivering simple but innovative solutions to preserving natural resources, reducing pollution and protecting our environment.
We live in a world that needs to take care of its resources, and our mission is to 'Resource the World'. Improving communities and protecting the environment are right at the heart of our business.
But it takes more than just words and ambition to achieve this, it takes the daily efforts of thousands of people across the UK to bring it to life. Together our employees make our communities better. They are the resourcers, behind the resources. They are real people like you, and they make real change happen every day.
Veolia is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All applicants meeting the minimum criteria for the role will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, gender or gender expression, disability, race or ethnicity, religion or belief, sexual orientation, or veteran status.