Class 2 Tanker HGV Drivers

  • Job Reference: 112/01155
  • Date Posted: 5 July 2024
  • Employer: Driver Hire Derby
  • Location: Derby
  • Salary: £15.69 Per Hour
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

Class 2 Tanker HGV Driver

Our client is the UK's largest independent hire company, with 10 divisions and almost 200 locations across the country. We are recruiting for a number of Class 2 Tanker drivers for this client with an immediate start.


Alfreton - DE72

Commutable from

Derby - Belper - Ilkeston

Rate of Pay

£14.00 per hour (PAYE) / £15.69 per hour (including holiday pay)

Type of role

Temp to Perm

Shift pattern

Monday to Friday

Various start timings

Minimum 8 hours shift

Description of the role

Our Welfare Services division provides a variety of waste services from small portable toilets to much larger industrial projects such as septic tanks to a range of customers across the country and, as a growing division we are looking for a Tanker Driver.

The Class 2 Tanker Driver will be responsible for the removal of waste from customer sites and the delivery of non-potable water. The driver must ensure that tankers are in a safe working position prior to the emptying of toilets and ensure that they are emptied in a safe working manner, in line with environmental and H&S regulations. You will manage all deliveries and associated paperwork on our bespoke software systems and all training on this is provided.

Full description of the role

£14.00 per hour (PAYE) / £15.69 per hour (including holiday pay)

Skills / qualifications

Successful applicants should demonstrate the following:

Significant experience working within an HGV driving role loading, delivering and collecting equipment from customer sites is essential

Class 2 driving licence, Driver CPC with a minimum of 35 hours completed and valid Digital Tachograph card

An understanding of Health & Safety protocols and the ability to follow these guidelines in the workplace

Excellent customer service skills and the ability to manage customer queries in a professional manner

Experience working within the Welfare industry is highly desirable

Benefits include:

Competitive salary and bonus scheme

Up to 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays

The option to buy up to 5 days additional leave

Contributory Pension Scheme

Life Assurance

Employee Welfare Fund (Company-funded social events)

Cycle to Work Scheme

Health & Wellness (Well-being Hub, Employee Assistance Helpline, Annual Flu Jab

So what next?

If you fit the profile and are up for the challenge, we would love to hear from you!

Why work with Driver Hire

Driver Hire Derby is part of Driver Hire Nationwide, the UK's largest specialist transport and logistics recruiter. We provide regular, ongoing and varied work from multiple clients across Birmingham South and surrounding areas but it's more than just a job with us. We treat you as a true professional and offer a warm and friendly place to work. We're proud of the fact that in our latest satisfaction survey (December 2022), 97% of candidates said they were proud to work for Driver Hire, 97% rated the level of respect received as Excellent/Good and nearly two thirds (67%) said they would definitely' recommend working for us.

Interested in applying?

Please call 01332327200 and ask for Tammy / Harika  or email