Class 2 Refuse Driver

Job Reference: SOHGFISFHG
Location: Southampton

Salary: £10.75-21.00 per hour
Higher pay rate is achieved by: Working Bank Holidays

Contract Type: Temporary, Full time

Class 2 Refuse Drivers

The Best Connection have had an increasing number of vacancy’s come in and are looking for multiple class 2 refuse drivers to collect waste from commercial, and residential areas starting from Totton.


  • To operate an HGV2 vehicle, collecting waste in and around Fareham.
  • Performing pre and post vehicle checks in accordance with company policy and reporting any defects found.
  • Drivers would need to walk up to 3 miles per day which is included within the driving role.
  • Drivers must work well within a team.
  • Following all company safety policies and procedures.
  • All drivers must be able to work as a loader if needed; this can include 8 – 10 miles of walking per shift due to the nature of the work.


  • Clean licence is desired.
  • Previous HGV2 experience desired but not essential. New pass drivers will be accepted.
  • Lifting will be required to assist loaders when not driving.
  • Full CPC.
  • Good knowledge of driving rules and regulations.
  • PPE Required. Hi Vis vest and safety boots.
  • Would need to have own transport or live local to Fareham as site does not have local commuter links.
  • Drivers would need to be able to start from 06.00

The Pay rate is £10.75 for PAYE, Bank Holiday £21.00

If you wish to apply for this job role or have any questions please email or call us.

Additional Benefits & Requirements

  • 28 days Paid Annual Leave pro-rata for PAYE (inclusive of statutory holiday)
  • Digi-Card Required
  • Licence - Category C
  • Possible permanent position following a successful trial period
  • Requirement to Understand Tachos
  • Training Provided
  • Weekend Work

Call Lee on 02380 333 188 or email

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