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HGV Driver - (Part-time / Temporary)

Job reference: 1338346 
Date notified: 11/08/2017 
Job location: Banbridge, Scarva Road. 
Salary: £11535.14, - £12,209.46 per annum - pro rata SCP15 
Hours: 25 
Worktime: Monday - Friday, 3.00pm - 8.00pm 
Closing date: 21/08/2017 
Employer: Armagh City, Banbridge, Craigavon BC 
Business: Local Government 
Address: Civic Building 
  Downshire Road 
  Banbridge 
Postcode: BT32 3JY 
Telephone: 028 40660608 
Email:  

Job Duties:

Drive HGV vehicles including deputising for refuse, sweeper, skip lorry, hook lift and any other vehicle drivers as required. Offload contents of vehicle in accordance with procedures in place at the relevant facilities. Maintain a positive image of the Council by ensuring that personal appearance and conduct is of a high standard at all times. Retain knowledge on the operation of brown bin and kerbside recyclable collection services. Ensure safety and security of the vehicle and fully complete checks each morning. Help resolve complaints. Work as part of a team. Wash vehicle thoroughly each week. Report any defects or damage to the vehicle. Report all accidents. Implement appropriate procedures to control and contain environmental impact of activities. Remain observant at all times. Contribute to continuous improvement of Council services by reporting to the Operations Supervisor. Have due regard for personal health and safety, and the safety of colleagues and general public.

Qualifications / Experience:

Essential Criteria:
Must hold a current driving licence category C.
A current valid CPC card.
Must have experience in the following:
-Driving a six or eight wheeled lorry.
-Operating mechanical lifting equipment/hoist/hook lift.
-Dealing with members of the public in a customer service capacity.
-Completing accurate records of scheduled and completed work.
Good communication skills.
Health and Safety focused.
Have the ability to work:
-Within established procedures and guidelines.
-As part of a team.
-On own initiative.
-Follow clear instructions.

Application Method:

Applications available from Banbridge Jobs & Benefits office on 0300 200 7822, the Council on 028 406 60608 quote Job ref: 2017/0230 or online at www.armaghbanbridgecraigavon.gov.uk. Return to the Council's Banbridge office by 4pm on 21/08/17.

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Other Information:

Additional hours, weekend and public holiday working may also be required.
Position is fixed term until 30 November 2017 but may be extended.
The successful candidate must complete a driver assessment.



Equality Statement: Banbridge District Council is an Equal Opportunities employer and welcomes all suitably qualified and experienced applicants, irrespective of gender, marital status, sexual orientation, religious belief, political opinion, race or disability.
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