We Currently Have The Following Positions Available:

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Location: Dublin West

Contract: Full time and part-time available


The broad remit of responsibilities includes 

·         Ensuring all collections/deliveries are made in a professional and timely fashion.

·         To resolve issues/queries effectively and to escalate to relevant departments where necessary.

·         To establish good working relationships with customers.

·         Conduct a thorough inspection of the vehicle before departing

·         Follow route and time schedule.

Person Specifications 

·         Minimum 1 year experience driving a Heavy Goods Vehicle

·         Excellent interpersonal and communication skills required.

·         Must hold all relevant C/EC Licence/Driver Digital Card/CPC Card.

·         A good level of written and spoken English is an advantage.

·         Ability to work under pressure.

·         Excellent driving history with an accident-free record.


·         Hourly rate including the opportunity to work overtime.

·         Daily Meal Allowance

·         Full PPE & Uniform provided

We have competitive terms and working conditions and our Transport Team are readily contactable to provide full driver support.


CPC HGV Digital tachograph class 2 HGV driving


Meal allowance / canteen / paid holidays / group life assurance / parking

Applications to Conors@thorntons-recycling.ie






            Candidate Requirements

            • A good level of written and spoken English
            • Experience in transport waste management would be desirable but not essential
            • Good interpersonal and communication skills required


            • Collecting and emptying bins of different sizes and weights into our state of the art refuse collection vehicles
            • Team player with the ability to work on their own initiative. Report to the driver and take driver instructions.
            • Good customer service and manners in dealing with our customers
            • Follow the company health and safety and ISO procedures at all times

            Applications to HR@thorntons-recycling.ie

            The primary function of this role is to handle all customer queries that come into the customer care centre ensuring customers receive a professional, efficient and prompt response to their query. It requires liaison with multiple internal departments

            The broad remit of responsibilities include 
            • Deliver the highest levels of care to customer satisfaction
            • Providing accurate and timely responses to all queries
            • Effectively interact with other members of the team
            • Answering the phones in a timely manner
            • Taking orders and allocating to Weight soft system
            • Any other duties as required

            Person Specification
            • Excellent telephone manner
            • Excellent customer service skills
            • Good Knowledge of Kildare, Meath & Dublin areas an advantage.
            • Excellent interpersonal and communication (verbal, phone & written) skills
            • Excellent attention to detail skills
            • Proven strong interpersonal and team-working abilities

            Key Competencies
            • Communication
            • Customer Focus
            • Initiative
            • Professionalism
            • Diligence
            • Planning/Organisation
            • Working with people

            • Communicating with Customers
            • Telephone Skills
            • Customer Service