HGV Driver Class 2 – Norwich Depot

Due to continued expansion we require experienced and conscientious HGV Class 2 drivers to drive and operate our high security shredding vehicles.

About the Job

We are looking for a flexible and hard working HGV Class 2 driver to join our growing team at our headquarters depot.

You will be also a Shredding Operator and so, we require any individual applying for this role to be prepared to undertake physical task, as well as maintain a high standard of driving at all times.

Other key traits we look for with all of our drivers are listed below:

  • good customer service skills
  • good communication skills
  • a friendly and engaging personality
  • capability to work as part of a team
  • it will be necessary to be physically fit
  • the ability to work under pressure
  • good punctuality & reliability
  • a high level of problem solving ability

Principal Accountabilities:

The driver will be expected to:

  1. Drive the company’s rigid commercial vehicles in a safe and efficient manner.
  2. Keep the company’s and our customer’s information secure at all times.
  3. Assist the driver’s mate in the collection and/or destruction of customer’s confidential waste.
  4. Be prepared to undertake an occasional night out when it’s required.
  5. Undergo an in-depth check of their employment and residence history.
  6. Be prepared to undertake security checks up to UK Government SC level including a DBS check every 3 years.
  7. Complete Collection note on PDA
  8. Abide by company policies and procedures.
  9. Undertake any and all appropriate training programs.
  10. Complete and return an accurate timesheet each month.
  11. Inform the Operations Manager of any changes to their circumstances relating to the holding of an appropriate driving license and CPC.
  12. Ensure timely and effective communication with the Operations Manager and wider Management Team takes place as and when required
  13. Be responsible for their own, their colleagues, the customers and the general public’s health & safety during the course of their work activities.
  14. Carry out such other responsibilities and activities as can reasonably be required in accordance with the nature of the post.
  15. Ensure that services are provided in accordance with the company’s standards, equal opportunities.
  • Start times may vary from 5 am to 7 am.
  • Task to finish job, with guaranteed 40 hours a week pay.
  • Need to be flexible to work over 8 hours per day.

To be considered for this role you will be required to meet security screening checks to BS7858 standards including; 5-year employment & residence check, DBS and a financial history check.

Shred Station processes personal data collected during the recruitment process in an accordance with its data protection policy.

Shred Station is committed to applying its equal opportunities policy at all stages of recruitment and selection.

Job Type: Full-time, Permanent

To apply or more info

Oliver Grice 01603 721123 or email recruit@shredstation.co.uk