Bradford Council Part Time Jobs – LGV Driver

Website Bradford Council

Department of Place

Waste Services

LGV Driver Pool

(Class 1 CE)
Band 6 scp 6 – 11 £19,698 pa – £21,748 pa (Pro rata for Part Time Posts)
(Pay Award Pending) £20,043 – £22,129 pa
1 x 37 hours plus 5.5 hours overtime per week
Bradford TLS, Bowling Back Lane, BD4 8SZ

LGV Driver Pool Class 1 CE

Manual Band 6, SCP 6 to 11, £10.39 to £11.47 per hour (for 37 hours) Plus 5.5 hours contracted at time and half

42.5 hours per week plus casual overtime as required (overtime paid at time ½ and double time Sunday)

1 post Based at Bradford Transfer Station,

The prime objective of the post is to act as LGV Driver/Pool in Waste Disposal duties. To work where appropriate as a member of a team engaged on the collection and disposal of waste from Household Waste Recycling Centres and transfer stations and the materials recycling facility, including the use of associated plant and machinery at Transfer Stations and/or Household Waste Recycling Centres and the materials recycling facility. To operate and maintain large items of plant i.e. wheel loading shovels, 360 excavator roll pack machines, compaction equipment and undertake front line and shunting duties of Large Goods Vehicles and trailers.

To meet operational targets agreed by Management. Working on various Household Waste Recycling Centres and the materials recycling facility will also be a feature as operational needs dictate.

You will:

  • Have experience of manual work regarding the handling of weight, lifting and walking long distances and have experience of driving and maintaining large items of plant within the waste industry e.g. loading shovels
  • Have recent experience of driving and maintaining LGV class 1 vehicles
  • Possess a current LGV class 1 licence
  • You must possess a valid CPC and a digital drivers card
  • Have Good literacy and numeracy skills in order to complete work, plant and vehicle record sheets (A written test will be undertaken at the interview).
  • Must have the ability to pass the required exams to receive the qualification from a recognised registered company for operating 360 excavators, loading shovels, roll pack machines and integral compactors (a practical test will be undertaken to assess the candidate’s abilities at the interview).

For further information regarding this post please contact Gary Presland on 07582 104341 or email
[email protected]

Closing Date: 24th October 2023

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