Class 2 Refuse Driver

Class 2 Refuse Driver Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Class 2 Refuse Driver to join our team.


  • Complete Pre and Post operation inspection of vehicle;
  • Driving rear axle steering vehicles;
  • (PM Shift) Working from Monday – Friday, starting from 1500 – 0030, alternate Saturday’s from 1500 – 1900;
  • Adhering to specific route;
  • You will be working solo after the training is complete;
  • Will be required to assist loaders as and when required;
  • Please note all drivers will be required to drive through city centres and around various rural roads;
  • Potential of going permanent after 12 weeks;
  • Collecting waste from commercial properties;
  • All drivers must have CPC, Tachograph and Cat C entitlement;
  • (AM Shift) Working from Monday – Friday, starting from 0430 – 1345, alternate Saturday’s from 0430 – 0900;
  • Treatment of highways for inclement weather and general labouring duties as required;
  • Refuse collection,bulky waste collection and the collection of commercial waste;
  • Working as part of a 2-3 man team;
  • Loading commercial bins onto dustcarts.


  • Digi-card and CPC;
  • Be able to work in a busy environment;
  • Good accuracy and organisational skills;
  • Must hold a valid Category C (Class 2) UK Driving Licence;
  • Follow all health and safety guidelines;
  • Must hold a valid CPC and Digital Tacho Card;
  • Class 2 Driver (HGV);
  • Attention to detail;
  • Verifiable references;
  • Must have no more than 6 penalty points on their driving licence;
  • Clean licence preferable;
  • Class 2 Driver experience.

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