Class 2 Sweeper Driver - PM Shift

  • Job Reference: 107463
  • Date Posted: 10 October 2019
  • Recruiter: Veolia
  • Location: London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Job Title -  Class 2 Sweeper Driver - PM Shift

Salary - £12.88 per hour. Overtime is available, Saturdays paid at time and a half, Sundays paid at double time and Bank holidays paid at triple time. ** Plus Veolia benefits *listed below

Location -  Camden

Hours - Full time, 39 hours per week, 2PM until 10PM, working weekends is contractually required 2 weeks out of 4


What you’ll do

  • To be responsible for driving a street cleaning vehicle to maintain and clean public spaces within the local area. 

  • Drive and operate any cleansing vehicle supplied by Veolia, having first received the relevant training

  • To comply with all traffic laws and legislation with relation to your duties

  • To accurately complete appropriate forms and paperwork

  • Perform duties in an efficient and effective manner that will ensure maximum productivity.

  • Report locations of any fly-tipping, graffiti, fly posting or damaged/missing litter bins

  • Drivers are responsible for ensuring at the end of their shift the vehicle is tipped, washed and the cab is left clear of litter, uniform and personal effects

  • Ensure that all accidents that occur during you shift are reported to your Supervisor/Working Foreman, to the police if appropriate and all accident reports are completed before you leave work.

  • You could be required to work overtime and weekends as required to complete your work.

The experience you will need


  • Cat C (Class 2) licence as a minimum and previous driving experience essential.

  • Driver CPC is essential


  • Previous experience within the waste industry is an advantage 

Benefits you will receive within this role are

  • The option to join the People’s Pension Scheme

  • Access to Veolia Rewards, benefits, and discounts

  • Free eye testing and money towards glasses if required for work purposes 

  • 20 days annual leave + statutory bank holidays 

Where you’ll work 

You will be working within the London borough of Camden within a friendly environment. 

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 resourcers, 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.