Driver - 7.5 tonne

Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Dates that interviews will take place
On going
From £17,600, 20 days holiday per year + bank holidays & benefits
Summary of vacancy

Experienced 7.5 tonne Driver?

You can help create a greener UK. A greener, more environmentally-friendly UK is possible – and we’re making it happen.

As a Street Cleansing Operative at SUEZ, recycling and recovery UK, you’ll be contributing to an ever growing established recycling and recovery company that’s helping customers reduce their impact on the environment, conserve natural resources and reduce landfill.

About the role

You will work 39 hours per week Monday to Friday on one of the following shift patterns.


0700- 1530

1000- 1900

What will I be doing?

  • The job entails driving a 7.5 tonne vehicle keeping the streets of Aylesbury District Council clear of litter, rubbish and fly tipping.
  • We also keep the Town Centres and car parks litter free and help with the putting up and taking down of the market stalls.
  • At times you may be asked to fulfil other duties relating to cleansing operatives that are relevant under our contract with Aylesbury Vale District Council.

What are the requirements?

  • Some experience of Street Cleansing would be preferred but full training on the job will be given.
  • An LGV / HGV Class 2 license, as well as a CPC card are essential. A digital tachograph card is also required
  • Applicants must be able to demonstrate professional driving coupled with good communication skills and a willingness to be part of a successful hardworking team delivering a high level of customer service.

Our approach

With over 6,000 members of staff working across a whole range of business areas, our people are the company’s greatest asset and we are proud to be an Investor in People.

In 2018 we were awarded by Best companies as one of the top 25 companies in the UK for employee engagement.

As well as our competitive salaries and benefit packages we are able to offer long-term career development within a friendly and supportive environment.

With our collaborative engaging culture, our employees join us and grow with us.

We believe creativity, clear communication and our drive for excellence are the keys to our success. We also expect our people to be enthusiastic and responsible.

We understand that the richness of the diversity of our employee’s experiences enables us to harness more creativity, innovation and opportunities.

If you share our thinking – and have the qualities we’re looking for – you could play a big part in our dedicated team.

Join us and be part of the Resource Revolution.

SUEZ Recycling & Recovery UK is an equal opportunities employer.

To find out more or apply, please complete the application form and attach your CV.

If you apply for any of our vacancies and do not receive an automated response within 24 hours of submitting your application, please email us at

** No Agencies Please **

About the role


What will I be doing?



Closing Date