Drivers (Code 14) wanted at WastePlan

Job Summary

WastePlan is seeking to hire Code 14 Drivers in the Boschendal area. 

Closing date: 31 January 2024

Location: Western Cape, CPT – Northern Suburbs

Applicants must be willing to work day or night shift as per shift roster.

Job Purpose

Job purpose: Collect recycling and general waste material safely and efficiently at designated locations, within a set timeframe.

At WastePlan we look for creative, innovative, and result-driven people, and we promote values such as leadership and putting our customers first.

Duties and Responsibilities

Primary duties

  • Loading and unloading goods from vehicles
  • Keeping the vehicle safe and clean
  • Refuel and clean vehicles
  • Using navigation apps to determine the best route
  • Map out driving routes ahead of time to determine the most expedient trip
  • Performing daily equipment checks
  • Removing machine attachments and waste material from machines
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  • Inspect trucks and complete daily vehicle checklist before departing the yard and notify controllers of any issues / defects
  • Drives safely and follow all laws and rules of driving, to maintain a safe and healthy work environment
  • Assist runners by loading and off-loading material at collection points
  • Count all bags loaded on vehicle

  • Collect, maintain and organize all paperwork and deliver it to the proper personnel at the end of each collection
  • Report and document any accidents or vehicles issues to Transport Controllers
  • Adhere to all reasonable instructions given by Transport Controllers
  • Adhere to OHS ACT legislation
  • Adhere to site regulations
  • Keep drivers license up to date

Secondary duties

  • Assist with all adhoc requests from client
  • Assist with any administrative duties when required
  • Assist with sorting and other general duties if required


  • Matric / Grade 12 or equivalent qualification
  • Minimum 1 – 2 years working experience in a similar role
  • Must have a valid Code 14 drivers’ license and a valid PDP
  • Relevant qualifications and experience, knowledge and skills
  • Clean driving record

How to Apply

Employment will be implemented in accordance with the Employment Equity Act.
Only Applicants being considered for the role will be contacted

Closing date: 31st January 2024
Should you wish to apply, please follow the online application process

Careers at WastePlan

At WastePlan we look for creative, innovative, and result-driven people, and we promote values such as leadership and putting our customers first.

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What makes us different

Our main focus is to responsibly remove waste from our country, not for ourselves, but for the betterment of others. When you work with us, we make sure you can make a valuable contribution, to your family, your community, and to the economy of this country.

How we do this?

In one word… Hope! Our goal is to give hope to you for a better future. We also provide education to those who want to better themselves. Then we create opportunities for those who want to grow in responsibility and grow in income.


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