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LGV Driver/Cleansing Operative

We're looking for a LGV driver to drive and load the Council’s refuse collection vehicles. Closing date: 14th August 2022

Scale 4, £20,444 - £22,129 (plus contractual overtime)

Full time, 37 hours per week, working Tuesday to Friday


You’ll play a key role in maintaining a high standard of cleanliness within our District.

You’ll undertake refuse collection, recycling and street cleansing services and related activities. You’ll drive and be responsible for an assigned LGV, or non LGV vehicle.

You will need to be prepared to work in all weather conditions, be able to follow instructions, always conduct yourself in a professional manner and work in accordance with Health and Safety guidelines.

You’ll have a full LGV category C licence as well as up to date CPC Training. 

You’ll be a flexible, reliable team player, who is willing to take on any tasks to support the efficient and smooth-running Waste Management service.

For an informal discussion, please contact Brian Blackwell, Waste Operations Manager, on 01756 706319 or email

For an application form please visit our How to Apply page.

Interview date to be confirmed