HGV Driver/Jetting Operator – Plympton
Glanville Environmental is a reputable and thriving drainage and civil engineering company that has been a driving force in the South West region for over three decades. As we continue to expand our impressive portfolio of clients and secure long-term contracts, we are seeking talented individuals to join our passionate team. If you are ready to make your mark in the industry and be part of a family-owned business, this is your opportunity to thrive.
We are currently seeking skilled and motivated Class 2 HGV Drivers/Jetting Operatives based out of our Plympton Depot to join our dynamic team working across Devon, Cornwall and Somerset. You’ll be working on a variety of small and large-diameter sewer cleaning projects, including culverts and outfalls.
The ideal candidate will possess an up-to-date CPC driver card, and while experience in high-pressure water jetting would be advantageous, we provide comprehensive training to ensure your success in the role.
Holding qualifications such as PTS (City & Guilds) Confined Space Entry, NRSWA (Street works), and a valid CSCS card would also be highly beneficial.
As an HGV Driver and Jetting Operator at Glanville Environmental, your responsibilities will include:
- Operating and driving Class 2 HGV vehicles safely and responsibly.
- Adhering to all relevant road traffic regulations and safety protocols.
- Conducting routine vehicle inspections and maintenance checks.
- Utilising high-pressure jetting equipment to clean and clear sewer lines and drainage systems.
- Operating specialist jetting machinery and tools with precision and care.
- Assessing and diagnosing blockages, obstructions, and drainage issues.
- Implementing appropriate jetting techniques to effectively resolve problems.
The position entails working 45 hours per week, Monday to Friday, being part of our client-centered 24/7 reactive service. This means that occasional participation in a call-out rota and willingness to work overtime will be essential, rewarded with enhanced overtime rates. Embracing a hands-on approach, this role demands both enthusiasm and flexibility, along with the ability to take initiative and work independently.
We offer a competitive package designed to attract and retain top talent. This includes:
- Competitive hourly rate of up to £14.50 per hour, dependent on your experience
- Overtime opportunities at enhanced rates
- A comprehensive pension scheme
- 28 days of annual leave, including bank holidays, with the option to purchase up to 5 additional days
- Health Cash Plan to support your well-being
- A wellness program to promote a healthy work-life balance
- Access to our accredited training academy, providing industry-led courses for your ongoing professional development
- A Cycle to Work scheme that encourages sustainable transportation
- Discount voucher scheme for various retailers, products, and services
At Glanville Environmental, we take pride in acknowledging that our exceptional accomplishments are a direct result of the unwavering dedication and skill of our workforce. We are fully committed to fostering an environment that nurtures and develops our staff, ensuring plentiful avenues for continuous training and personal growth. By joining our team, you become part of a collective that is spearheading sustainable infrastructure in the civil engineering and drainage sector by revolutionising the industry, embracing innovation, and challenging conventional boundaries.
If you are looking for a secure and permanent position with a family-owned business and have the attributes that we are looking for, please apply today by filling out the form below or email your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org.