HGV Class 2 Jetvac Tanker Driver Operator

Posted 17 May 2024
Salary £16.50 - £19.93 per hour
Job type Temporary
Discipline Driving
Contact NameDeborah Caldwell

Job description

Job Title: HGV Class 2 Jetvac Tanker Driver Operator

Location: Newport, Wales

Employment Type: Temp to Perm

Working Hours: Flexibility required on shifts worked. Up to 4 nights away per week

Salary: £16.50ph to 48 then £19.93 thereafter. Sundays and Bank Holidays are double time. £20-£26.20 per night out. Weekend Call out enhancement of £75

Candour Talent Recruitment are currently recruiting for a HGV Class 2 Jetvac Tanker Driver Operator to join our well-established client based in the Newport, Wales area.

This role presents a unique chance to become a part of a dedicated team within a well-established waste management company.

Job Description:

This role is Monday to Friday typically but you will be away and based on sites mostly. The vehicle will be double manned but separate night out arrangements will be made for you both in either hotels/sleeper cabs. There is weekend work/call outs on rota weekends once settled into the role.

Please read the advert in full before applying as there are minimum experiences required.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Carry out driver/operator duties using various rigid LGV vehicles such as Tanker, Jetvac Unit, Super Sucker on a planned or reactive basis.

  • Driving vehicles to/from customer sites

  • Operating the machinery on site

  • Delivering waste produced to approved end disposal site.

  • Ensure customers are treated with courtesy at all times.

  • Ensure client is informed at all times regarding task and H&S issues.

  • Comply with customer safety and security instructions at all times.

  • To work under own initiative.


  • Class 2 licence

  • Experience/Qualification in Vacuum Tanker and Jet vac equipment required (min 1 year)

  • High Pressure jetting ticket

  • ADR Tanks

  • Confined Spaces and experience on drainage plant

  • UKPIA petrol station safety passport

  • Full CPC

  • Digi Tachograph

Your cv should outline all specific experience and qualifications.

If you have not heard from us within 7 days, it will mean your cv hasn't been shortlisted based on available information.

How to Apply:

Contact Number: 07376391662

Email Address:



We thank you for considering Candour Talent Recruitment for your career aspirations and encourage you to continue exploring opportunities with us in the future. Good Luck with your application and we look forward to receiving your CV.

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