HGV Drivers (Category: ‘C&E’)

Closing Date: 15th August 2022
Location: Garvagh

HGV Drivers (Category: ‘C&E’)

Our Ref: HGV/CEPM/08/22 / Permanent – Full Time

Hours:  PM Shift (3pm start – minimum 40 hours/wk)


Due to our continual growth, we are looking for HGV Drivers (Category C&E) to join our busy Transport division. Working from our Garvagh site.

The HGV Driver (C&E) will carry out bulk load collections and deliveries throughout NI and ROI ensuring that excellent customer service is provided at all times. They will also be responsible for completing vehicle checks (both electronically and verbally) in line with operating licence procedures and ensuring Health and Safety adherence at all times.

Essential Criteria

  • Must hold a valid HGV licence ‘C&E’, Digital Tachograph card and Full Driver CPC (Driver Certificate of Professional Competence)
  • Minimum of one years HGV (Class C&E) driving experience
  • Full UK Driving Licence (Max six penalty points)
  • Good Geographical knowledge of NI
  • Good Knowledge of driver’s hours, rules and regulations
  • Must be able to apply Manual Handling techniques and undertake manual work
  • Flexible approach to working hours as weekends and bank holidays will be required
  • 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*

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

What we offer!

  • Evening shift (3pm start) attracts premium of £15.45ph
  • Generous retention scheme of £3250 per year (pro rata payment based on start date)
  • Overtime and bank holiday rate of £23.18 for hours worked over 45 hours/wk
  • 28 days annual leave
  • Company pension scheme
  • Free parking                 

                                                            HOW TO APPLY

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, REF: HGV/CEPM/08/22, RiverRidge, 56 Craigmore Road, Garvagh, BT51 5HF


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

no later than 5.00pm on Monday 15th August 2022

Application form: Application Form(SV) HGV Class C&E

Equality form: Equality Form HGV Class 1

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