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Class 2 Driver Operative (109326)

Posted: 5 Dec 2019 Closes: 7 Feb 2020
Veolia, Edgar Mobbs Way, Northampton, NN5 5JE £31,362, with £32.25 Single Man Bonus & £16.84 meal allowance per week Plus Veolia benefits *li
Variable 109326

Class 2 Driver Operative-109326


Job Title - Class 2 Driver Operative

Salary - £31,362, with £32.25 Single Man Bonus & £16.84 meal allowance per week Plus Veolia benefits *listed below

Location - Veolia, Edgar Mobbs Way, Northampton, NN5 5JE

Hours - Full time, 48 hours per week, Monday - Friday with occasional Saturdays on a 10-week rota pattern.

What you’ll do

We are looking for a Class 2 driver to undertake the duties of a Refuse & Recycling driver/loader. Working with a team delivering a high standard service to the residents of the Northampton area. Other duties will include:

  • Ensuring the health and safety of all members of the public, visitors, staff and contractors at the site.

  • Ensuring that materials on site are recycled as much as possible.

  • Assisting the public, providing information, guidance and help to carry their waste and recycling when required and if safe to do so.

  • Attending any training deemed necessary for the role.

The experience you will need


  • Cat C (Class 2) licence

  • Driver CPC 

  • Ability to communicate effectively within a team and with the general public

  • Work on own initiative as well as part of a team

  • Reliable, punctual and customer orientated


  • Experience as a Recycling Operative would be a strong advantage

Benefits you will receive within this role are

  • Peoples Pension 

  • Access to Veolia Rewards, benefits and discounts

  • Cycle to work scheme *national minimum wage dependent

  • Access to health benefits such as: Back in action & Simply Health cash plan

  • Employee Assistance Program - offers a variety of confidential services to help identify and address problems that impact the workplace  

Where you’ll work 

This is an exciting opportunity to join a growing Northampton depot with brand new facilities and be part of a fantastic team. 

We have a new purpose-built waste transfer station based at Edgar Mobbs way in Northampton. We have on-site parking, fuel tank and vehicle wash. This is due to Veolia’s fantastic growth and it's an exciting time to join the team.

*Internal applicants only* our employees are employed under standard terms and conditions and in order to promote fairness, any changes to roles/grades as part of an employment offer we make to existing staff-graded employees will be subject to the acceptance of the standardised terms and conditions. Therefore, please be advised that any new terms and conditions may differ from your current contract if you are staff-graded.


Who is Veolia?

We are the UK leader in Environmental Solutions. We offer services and expertise in waste, water and energy management helping to build a more sustainable future. As a global organisation, our work focuses on delivering simple but innovative solutions to preserving natural resources, reducing pollution and protecting our environment.

We live in a world that needs to take care of its resources, and our mission is to 'Resource the World'. Improving communities and protecting the environment are right at the heart of our business.

It takes more than just words and ambition to achieve this, it takes the daily efforts of thousands of people across the UK to bring it to life. Together our employees make our communities better. They are the resources, behind the resources.


Veolia is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All applicants meeting the minimum criteria for the role will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, gender or gender expression, disability, race or ethnicity, religion or belief, sexual orientation, or veteran status.


 Operation/Maintenance / Construction / Transport Staff

Primary Location

 United Kingdom-England-Northamptonshire

Job Posting

 Dec 3, 2019, 12:45:18 PM

Job Type

 Standard -  


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