Website Derby City Council
Directorate: Communities and Place
Hours: 37 hours a week
Contract type: Permanent
Location: Streetpride, Stores Road, Derby
We are currently seeking Driver Collectors to join our Refuse collection teams based at our Stores Road Depot to start immediately.
A LGV/HGV Category C License is an essential requirement of the post.
Pending pay negotiations increase £1,925 2023/23This role attracts market rate supplement currently at £2,000 per year for two years, to be reviewed every 6 months.
The role requires you to be able to carry out both collecting and driving duties as required.
We can offer you:
- a 4-day working week
- access to a local government pension scheme
- Generous annual leave entitlements
- Free uniform
- full induction and training
- a safe working environment
- employee discount scheme
- development opportunities
- free LGV Medicals
- free CPC training
If you have previous experience of working with the public and working outdoors and can meet the challenge of walking around 16-20 miles a day at pace, please complete an application form.
All employees will normally be appointed to the minimum of the grade for the job. For reasons connected with a particular need of the Council it may be appropriate, subject to approval, to appoint to a higher point in the pay grade.
Please be aware that where there are staff within the organisation who are ‘at risk’ of redundancy, requirements to redeploy to another suitable role will apply and take priority.
The closing date for this vacancy is Friday 21 October 2023 at midnight. Any application forms received after the closing date will not be accepted.
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