Van Driver application.

Salary range: £21,00.00 to £27,500.00 per annum

CTR Group are a key player in the recycling industry, and proud to be represented by a near 250 strong workforce, providing a  collection service to charity shops across the whole of the UK.
The pulse of our business is our collection drivers who ensure our business continues to go from strength to strength through outstanding customer service and leading by example, with a 'can do' attitude.

What we are looking for:

  • An experienced van driver, with customer service coming naturally. (21+ due to insurance limitations)

  • Takes a pride in what they do, and capable of working under their own supervision and motivation.

  • Comfortable driving across the country including main cities at all times

  • Happy with large amounts of handball as our drivers are required to load and unload throughout the day and given the nature of the items can mean carrying totes with a fair amount of weight involved.

  • Flexibility with start and finish times due to the nature of the role

  • Maintain a clean and respectable vehicle, and perform relevant checks reporting back to ensure the safety of yourself and other road users (checking tyres, oil levels, pressures etc. basic maintenance checks)


What you will be doing?

As the life blood of our business you will be travelling across the length of the country collecting a variety of items from our clients. The role is hard work with a large amount of loading and unloading. As a key player in the business, you will need to maintain positivity and continue to put customer service at the forefront of everything you do. We understand van driving can be a stressful job at times, so we're looking for someone who can maintain a can do attitude no matter what the day throws at them.


          Key elements of the role:


  • Hand balling unloading and loading of vehicle

  • Small amount of admin involved with collections

  • Can be long days involved particularly whilst still bedding into your role and finding your feet

  • Being a warm and friendly face of the business and providing exceptional customer service skills at all times

What will we offer you in return for your hard work and loyalty?

  • Very competitive pay, up to £27,500 salary based upon performance reviews starting at £21,000

  • Driving the latest and greatest vehicles. No old run down vehicles in our fleet, ensuring you are driving modern long wheel base vans with the latest in safety features.

  • Great opportunity for progression given the right attitude to the role.

  • Monday to Friday with only one Saturday a month on a rota basis.

  • Given your own van (we don't charge you a rental fee as some other companies often do)

  • Working for one of Staffordshire's fastest growing companies, during a time of continued growth.

  • Full time, permanent position.

How to apply. 

Due to the role being extremely customer focused with our clients being the core of our business, please provide a cover letter detailing a time when you delivered exceptional customer service previously. Your application will be rejected if this is not submitted when applying.

Send your CV with a contact no that we can call you on to

We look forward to receiving your application.

Please note, we aim to get back to all applicants as soon as possible and aim to respond within a weeks’ time where possible, we appreciate your patience.


CTR employs over 250 people in a wide variety of roles, including drivers, warehouse operatives, telesales and administration.

Crucially, each and every member of staff is a hard working team player, displaying a positive approach to any given task.

CTR Group are equal opportunity employers. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.