- Various locations in North Lanarkshire, ML1 1AB
- £22,790 - £24,636 per year
- Contract Type:
- Position Type:
- Full Time
- 37 hours per week
This position has expired.
Based within one of our Waste Management Depots throughout North Lanarkshire, you will drive and be responsible for allocated vehicles requiring specialist driving skills.
Specifically operating complex vehicles in difficult or complex situations where manouvering skills and good judgement are required. Other duties will include vehicle checks, routine maintenance and cleaning, transporting goods and people and carrying out associated paperwork. When not driving, you will carry out other duties which will include and not be restricted to litter picking and leaf removal.
You must be in possession of a Driver Certificate of Competence (CPC) and hold a minimum Category C (LGV) licence. However, category D plus E would be desirable. You must be able to undertake physical duties and capable of understanding verbal and written instructions and completing work related paperwork. You must also have the ability to use your initiative and solve problems as and when required.
It is essential that you have experience of working within a team and dealing with members of the public as well as understanding health and safety requirements and manual handling techniques. You must also have a flexible approach to working practices.
Experience of supervision is desirable.
Week 1 – Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday 6.45am - 6.10pm, Sunday 6.45am – 5.30pm
Week 2 – Monday, Thursday, Friday 6.45am - 6.10pm
Working here at North Lanarkshire Council
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