• Level 2 (Intermediate)
  • Bridgewater
  • This position has been filled.

Wessex Water

Are you an organised and attentive individual with an interest in becoming an LGV driver? If so, we have a great opportunity for you in our GENeco department.
GENeco is an award-winning recycling and renewable energy company, committed to offering our customers innovative, cost-effective and sustainable solutions. We are part of the Wessex Water Group of companies and were created to help the group become more sustainable. Our recent innovations include a food waste treatment and gas-to-grid facility. In 2015, we were named as a Guardian sustainable business of the year.

Your role will be to develop your skills and knowledge to assist in waste management and its movements. At GENeco, we are committed to making sure that individuals and teams are given the time, tools and training to become the very best in our industry. GENeco LGV drivers, drive in a safe and fuel-efficient manner, they comply with relevant systems and processes while following company instructions, ensuring a safe and efficient performance. Day to day, you will be able to demonstrate integrity, credibility, honesty and personal drive and commitment to your own self-improvement and development. You will need to fully comply with legislation and regulation, be responsible for your own safety and that of others and show a willingness to adapt to change when new work patterns change work requirements.

As our apprentice tanker driver, you will be collecting and transporting sludge to and from specific sites with the aim of 100% compliance and regulatory standards. To achieve this task with minimal costs, you will ensure the product is collected from the correct place and the job is completed according to the schedule. You will be responsible for cleaning and maintaining the inside of the vehicle to a spotless and polished condition, making it a neutral uncontaminated environment. In addition, you will make sure that the outside of the vehicle is always fit for purpose to a standard that you would like to find it on arrival to a shift.

This role will require you to hold a valid UK driving licence and be prepared to complete Level 1 and study towards Level 2 maths and English. There will be a pass/fail end of point assessment, so you will need to be self-motivated, attentive and good at working independently. A great understanding of road risks is required for the role, as well as excellent time management skills and a familiarity with basic health and safety.

In return, we offer a range of benefits including:
* Defined contribution pension scheme.
* 24 days’ holiday rising to 28 with length of service.
* Cycle2Work scheme.
* Discounts and cashback scheme from more than 1,200 high street and online suppliers.

Sound interesting? Please apply by clicking APPLY below quoting job reference REQ002665. The closing date is 13 July 2019. 
Please remember you must be able to prove your eligibility to work in the UK and provide evidence of qualifications gained. All offers of employment will be subject to a Basic Disclosure Criminal Records check. 
We’re happy to talk flexible working – in association with Working Families