Collection Driver - Recycling

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 1382368461-2
  • Date Posted: 8 July 2024
  • Apprentice Employer: Change Waste Recycling Ltd
  • Location: Edinburgh
  • Apprentice Pay: On Application
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Transport & Logistics, Driving, Project Management
  • Apprenticeship Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

About this Apprenticeship

Job Title: Collection Driver Recycling

Location: Edinburgh

Salary: £24,960 to £27,538 + incentives (OTE approx. £30k)

Job Type: 40 hours per week (Mon-Fri, plus any additional weekend shift paid at overtime) Full time, Permanent

Salary and Benefits:

  • 32 days per annum plus 3 public holidays
  • Enrolment into our HGV apprenticeship
  • Salary progression through performance appraisal
  • Performance based cash incentives
  • 8% employer pension contribution
  • First class training and support
  • Generous benefits package

Change Waste Recycling provides award winning recycling and waste services to businesses nationwide, enabling them to reduce waste, carbon and costs. As an industry, waste management is beginning to assert itself as an important part of the environmental agenda. Our unique approach is to foster long-term business partnerships that support, educate, and inspire our clients to reduce their emissions and comply with the Waste (Scotland) Regulations.

The Role:

We are looking for the right candidates to join our driving team in continuing to deliver our exceptional and award-winning collections service in Edinburgh and Glasgow, with the opportunity to work towards their HGV licence apprenticeship.

This is a customer facing role and you will be required to demonstrate excellent commitment to customer service, and have a flexible, friendly, and enthusiastic attitude to your work. If you are looking for a change in career and this sounds like you then we'd like to hear from you!

This is an excellent trainee opportunity for the right candidate, who will benefit from training and support to work towards their HGV qualification.

We intend to contact you as soon as possible with an update on the status of your application. Please note that if all information is not provided we will not be able to progress your application. Applications are processed on a regular basis and all communication will be sent initially be email. Should there be a high number of applications then this advert may close earlier than anticipated.

Please click on the APPLY button to send your CV and Cover Letter for this role.

Candidates with the relevant experience or job title of; Customer Service, Class 1, Driver, HGV Driver, HGV Class 1 Driver, Logistics Driver, Transport Driver, Delivery Driver, HGV Class 2 Driver, Logistics Driver, Roll On Roll Off Driver, Waste Management Driver may also be considered for this role.