Relief HGV Drivers-Category C & CE

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Permanent full-time

Salary See description

Updated 5 days ago

Reference 1420656

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity for a Relief HGV Drivers: Category ‘C’ & ‘CE’Group Wide (Belfast, Portadown, Garvagh & Maydown)

Relief HGV Drivers: Category ‘C’ & ‘CE’

Ref:  HGVR/06/19 / Casual

Rate of Pay:  £10 per hour

Location:  Group Wide (Belfast, Portadown, Garvagh & Maydown)

We are currently looking for Relief HGV Drivers Category (C) & (CE) to join our busy teams at our various depots in Belfast, Portadown, Maydown and Garvagh, to work on an adhoc and casual basis. 

As a HGV Driver category ‘C’ you will be required to complete multi drop deliveries and collections throughout NI. You will also be required to collect and move commercial containers when required.

The HGV Driver category ‘CE’ will be required to carry out bulk load collections and deliveries throughout NI and ROI.

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Excellent customer service skills that support the RiverRidge Brand
  • Ensure Health & Safety adherence at all times
  • Complete vehicle checks in line with Operating licence procedures, reporting any defects to the Transport Manager (both electronically and verbally)
  • Wear appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Any other duties as delegated by the Transport Department

Essential Criteria

  • Must hold a valid HGV licence – Category ‘C’ or ‘CE’
  • Must hold a Digital Tachogragh card and Full Driver CPC
  • Minimum of 1 years HGV driving experience Category ‘C ‘
  • Minimum of 2 years HGV driving experience Category ‘CE’
  • Full UK Driving Licence (Max of 6 penalty points)
  • Ability to undertake manual work
  • Flexible approach to working hours to include weekends and Bank Holidays
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Good Communication skills (both verbal and written)
  • Good Knowledge of driver’s hours, rules and regulations
  • Must be able to provide documentation to confirm their eligibility to work in the UK
  • Previous experience of working in the waste industry would be advantageous.

**Any offer of employment will be subject to successful security clearances**


If you are interested in applying for this position, please complete the Company application form, outlining how you meet the criteria and forward to


To apply please click on the APPLY NOW button below to be directed to the company website no later than 5.00pm on Friday 21st June 2019

In the event of a large number of applications we reserve the right to enhance our selection criteria at the short-listing stage. 

We are an Equal Opportunities Employe