Class 2 Driver/Jet-Vac Driver

Urgently needed
Leeds
Full-time, Permanent

We are recruiting a Class 2 Driver/Jet-Vac Driver!

Subscan UDS provides high-quality utility, drainage, and survey solutions to clients across a variety of industries, including rail, highways, and construction within the UK.

We are looking to recruit an experienced Class 2 Driver/Jet-Vac Driver to join us here at Subscan, ready to deliver effective solutions to waste-water and drainage problems.

You will be part of a two-person team operating a jetting vehicle and jetting equipment. Your duties will include drainage related issues, emergency call-outs to deal with blockages and cleaning pipes.

Being familiar with high-pressure jetting equipment will be beneficial. You will be polite and respectful when dealing with customers and the public and observant of all health and safety procedures.

Responsibilities

  • Leading the team and overseeing any works carried out by the jet vac operative.
  • Maintaining a jet vac vehicle and ensuring all checks are completed on a daily basis.
  • High-pressure water jetting of drainage infrastructure.
  • Monitoring gauges and machine performance; tending to controls by maintaining proper operation of equipment and gauges.
  • Periodically cleaning and overhauling equipment.
  • Loading and discharging liquids and semi-solids as required.
  • Maintaining required company records on a tablet; site set up, checks, and maintaining log operations by shift.
  • Keeping equipment clean and orderly.
  • Notifying line manager of any potentially dangerous equipment, practices, or violations of safety.
  • Liaising with site contacts and site associates for information relating to the jobs when required.
  • Interpreting site information and annotating when required.

Useful Experience

  • Working knowledge of Jet-Vac equipment is desirable.
  • Understanding of the industry or a similar role.

Required and Desirable Qualifications

  • Clean HGV Class 2 driving license (required)
  • Confined space (desirable)
  • CSCS (desirable)
  • JHL Training (desirable)
  • HPWJ Card (desirable)
  • RASWA (desirable)
  • Street Works (desirable)
  • EUSR (desirable)
  • First Aid (desirable)
  • PTS Training (desirable)
  • Working at Heights (desirable)

Benefits

  • Competitive Salary
  • 28 days annual leave (inclusive of Bank Holidays)

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Experience:

  • HGV Driving: 2 years (Required)
  • Jet Vac: 1 year (Preferred)

Location:

  • Leeds, West Yorkshire (Preferred)

Licence:

  • Class 2 Driving (Required)

Flexible Working Options Available:

  • Not offered