The NWH Group is a National family owned business headquartered in Midlothian, Scotland, founded in 1967 operating in Waste Management, Land Services, Recycling and Environmental Services to the retail and leisure industry. Serving the whole of Scotland from eight sites, we provide various solutions including; trade waste collection, skip hire, materials recycling, glass crushing, tipper hire, muck shifting, road sweepers, concrete supply and delivery, aggregate materials, gritting and winter maintenance services.

Due to the continuous growth of the business, we are recruiting for experienced HGV Class 2 drivers to help us deliver our Skips (Chains) and Hooks (Roll on Roll off) services on various projects across the Edinburgh area. Previous skip/hook experience is not essential, but a strong work ethic is essential. Applicants are required to have held their HGV Class 2 license for at least two years.

Average gross wage is £550 for a 55 hour week, including overtime and bonus.

The ideal candidates will have;

  • Held their Class 2 Licence for at least two years
  • Have experience in the Construction/Waste sector
  • Valid CPC entitlement
  • Digital Tachograph card
  • Good knowledge of road networks in Edinburgh and the Lothians
  • Less than 6 points or less on their licence (No DR, DD, CD or IN codes)
  • An excellent command of the English language
  • Good Customer Service Skills

In return, The NWH Group offers;

  • A competitive rate of pay
  • Bonus, payable weekly
  • 40 hour basic week
  • Time & 1/2 paid after 8 hours Mon-Fri, & all day Saturday
  • Double time on Sundays
  • Group Pension Scheme
  • Average Weekly Pay for Holidays
  • 1 CPC module paid per driver per year
  • Death in Service Benefit


For more information, or to apply, please e-mail a CV to, or call 0333 320 4000 (Option 3).

The NWH Group is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status.

Job Type: Full-time