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CountyClean Environmental Services Announces HGV Driver Training Programme

Due to our committed expansion plans, we are looking to attract candidates for our new HGV driver training scheme. This scheme will result in successful candidates becoming HGV Drivers/Operators.

CountyClean are looking to fill 12 positions within the company (applicants must have a full clean UK driving license with no penalty points). HGV training will start once successful candidates have the relevant medical and provisional LGV licence.

Training Programme Description:

Before HGV training commences and throughout until becoming fully qualified, successful candidates will start their career as a labourer to gain experience from other highly skilled and experienced Drivers/Operatives.

You will be working within our Transport and Operations Department to assist our HGV Drivers/Operatives as a second person on various jobs. This role will involve (but is not limited to) safely carrying out all aspects of liquid waste removal, drain jetting, unblocking and repairing throughout London and the South of England for commercial, industrial and domestic customers.

You will also attend the relevant training and safety courses specific to the industry as well as your role all while working towards gaining an HGV license with the Group’s help and support.

What CountyClean Offers:

CountyClean will cover the costs for all training (*terms and conditions apply) and a full-time permanent role with an excellent professional company to work for.

  • Starting salary as a labourer whilst undertaking HGV training, £25,000.00 per annum
  • Once fully qualified HGV Class 2, base salary increases to £30,000.00 p/a
  • After 12 months of service, base salary increases to £35,000.00 p/a
  • On target earnings once fully qualified as HGV Driver is £45,000.00 p/a

Candidates will receive 20 days of annual leave and bank holidays and all overtime is at an enhanced rate.

CountyClean Group ensures their trainees and skilled operatives have the latest safety equipment, technology and training. The latest technology and working practices are incorporated to meet the demands of the highly regulated waste industry. All of the Group’s vehicles are equipped with CCTV in the cabs and on the exterior of the vehicles as well as the latest tracking technology.

For those who have never worked in the waste management industry or know little about it, it can sometimes be a surprise as to how versatile and varied the job is  – no two days are the same. Just take a look on CountyClean’s website at the variety of services offered and the range of jobs their operatives carry out! The number of different roles and skills required shows how many opportunities there are in the waste sector.

CountyClean Group are always on the lookout for new operatives and will consider any candidate, whether you have experience within the industry or not.

If you are interested in starting a career in waste management, please send in your CV and covering letter explaining why you would like to start your career with The Group to careers@countycleangroup.co.uk.