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HGV Class 1 Driver - Drainage Engineer

20,464 P.A. ?
Location: Hassocks
Company: MTS Cleansing Services Ltd
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Career Going Down the DRAIN?

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Get it FREE FLOWING again at MTS

MTS Cleansing Services Ltd has been an established Liquid Waste Management Company for over 30 years. Over the years, we have increased our fleet and employee headcount, generated fantastic long term relationships with our customers across the UK and been recognised as one of the biggest Liquid Waste Management companies in the industry. We have won awards for our achievements and want our reputation and success to continue for many more years to come.

We are looking for HGV Drivers / Drainage Engineers to join MTS with an open mind and be willing to take on all aspects of the services we provide to our customers when required.

What will the job involve?

Drive and operate specialist jetting tankers; Super Suction Jetting Tankers, Combination Jetting Tankers once training has been provided (Class 2, CPC required)

Attend emergency call out situations dealing with sewer blockages, flooding and pollution

Working on Private and public land in strict accordance with statutory health, safety and environmental procedures

Undertake vehicle checks at the start and finish of each shift

Ensure that all jobs are documented correctly

Report all defects, accidents and near misses immediately to Line Manager

Maintain the driver’s log book in compliance with MOT rules and procedures

Ensure that the conditions of all PPE (personal protective clothing and equipment) remain fit for purpose

Keep the vehicle and equipment washed down on a weekly basis, free from rubbish in hose and tool boxes and the cab

Being flexible in your approach to work and undertake ad-hoc duties when your vehicle is off the road or if you are required to assist other field teams

Attend training as and when required

What do we need from you?

50 hours per week, 5 days out of 7

Flexible with working hours (we can be very reactive at times and teams are expected to assist as much as they can)

Must have the ability to take on responsibility of working within very controlled guidelines and environmental regulations

Minimum Class 2 licence holder with CPC

Experience using high pressure water jetting machines (desired but not essential as full training can be provided)

Must be able to commit to unsociable working hours including various weekends in line with our emergency call out rota

Previous experience working within the drainage industry (desired but not essential as full training can be provided)



What will you get from us?

New and improved induction and training throughout your career

Excellent rates of pay

Enhanced payments for overtime, unsociable working hours and call outs

Career progression

Expert advice at the end of the phone 24/7

Job security


State of the art equipment to carry out your daily tasks

Personal Protective Clothing and Equipment

Life cover

Average holiday pay allowance

What’s the catch?

Working in the drainage industry can be a dirty job!

Your busiest times will be during pretty bad weather conditions

We will make sure you are as safe and as well-equipped as possible for your duties. We care, when you join a family run business, you become one of the family!

If you are still reading this, then it is definitely time to contact the Recruitment Manager to find out more!

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