HGV Drivers (Category C)

Closing Date: 4th June 2021
Location: 62 Duncrue Street, Belfast

HGV Drivers (Category: ‘C’)

Various shift patterns available (will be discussed at interview)

Duncrue Street, Belfast / Ref: HGV/C/05/21/

Due to our continual growth, we are looking for permanent, full time, HGV Drivers (Class C) to join our busy Transport division.

The HGV Driver (C) will be required to complete multi drop deliveries and collections throughout NI. The Driver will also be required to collect and move commercial containers when required.

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 Office (both electronically and verbally)
  • Following all regulations relating to driver’s hours and safe operation of heavy goods vehicles
  • 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&E’ or Category ‘C’, as applicable
  • Must hold a Digital Tachogragh card and Full Driver CPC (Driver Certificate of Professional Competence)
  • Minimum of 1 years HGV (Class C&E or C as applicable) driving experience
  • Full UK Driving Licence (Max 6 penalty points)
  • Good Geographical knowledge of NI
  • Good Knowledge of driver’s hours, rules and regulations
  • Must be able to apply Manual Handling techniques & undertake manual work
  • Flexible approach to working hours as weekends & Bank holidays will be required
  • Team Player
  • Good Communication skills (both verbal and written)
  • Excellent customer service skills

Previous experience of working in the waste industry would be advantageous

*Any offer of employment will be subject to successful security clearance – as applicable*

**Must be able to provide documentation to confirm your eligibility to work in the UK**

What We Offer!

  • Paid Holidays
  • 28 days annual leave
  • Company pension scheme
  • Free parking
  • Training and personal development



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

Recruitment, RiverRidge, Electra Road, Maydown, BT47 6UL


email your completed application form to:  Recruitment@riverridge.co.uk

no later than 5.00pm on Friday 4th June 2021


Click here for Application Form: Application Form HGV

Click here for Equality Form: Equality Form HGV

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 Employer