Chargehand Driver (LGV)

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Ref no: ABC04062
Closes: Monday, 19th March 2018
Published: Tuesday, 6th March 2018
Location: Altens East Recycling & Resource Facility, Hareness Place, Altens Industrial Estate, Aberdeen
Salary: £18,932 - £21,279 per year
Hours: 37.00 hours per week
Contract Type: Permanent
Position Type: Full Time
Organisation: Aberdeen City Council
Category: Roads/Transportation
Sub-category: Driving

Job Description

Before applying for this job, it is important that you read the Applicant Guidance by clicking on this link and the Job Profile attached. These explain the job role and the type of person we're looking for.

Location: Altens East, Waste & Recycling Centre
Duration: Permanent, Full Time
Hours: 37 Hours per Week

Job Purpose
To undertake driving (LGV) duties of waste collection vehicles in compliance with work instructions and road safety legislation. To complete allocated daily routes and to supervise the crew allocated to the vehicle.


The post holder needs to:
Hold a valid Large Goods Vehicle class C(2) driving license (a driving assessment will be conducted prior to appointment).
Hold a Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC) for Professional Lorry & Bus Drivers
Hold a valid Digital Tachograph Card
Sign the mandate for automatic checking of driving licence details with the DVLA


The post holder is expected to demonstrate:
Proven ability to lead a team to achieve set tasks
Proven ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing
Proven ability to understand and respond to instructions given
Proven ability to resolve issues and contribute to continuous improvement of service

The Individual

Please see Job Profile for further details

Candidates will be asked to complete a 45minute driving assessment after completing the formal interview stage.

See also:

2. Job Profile.doc

Job Location