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Banks Brothers Transport is part of The Banks Group which has over 40 years’ experience in surface coal mining with an excellent reputation for the innovative and successful development and operation of sites through our development with care approach. Our modern transport fleet enables us to transport goods safely, responsibly and efficiently, meeting both environmental standards and challenging production targets.

An opportunity has arisen for a HGV Class 1 Tipper Driver to join the company’s transport division based at our Shotton and Brenkley surface coal mines in south east Northumberland. See: and

Reporting to the transport manager, the successful candidate will be responsible for providing a first class service by operating a heavy goods vehicle in a safe, responsible and efficient manner to achieve all transport department targets and objectives.

Applications are invited from candidates who have a Class 1 licence together with comprehensive tipping experience. You must hold the appropriate level Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC) driving qualification. You will be organised and self-disciplined together with being safety and environmentally aware as well as having strong communication and interpersonal skills.

To apply for this post please complete, in full, an application form, as soon as possible. You can do this in three ways:

1) Download and fill in an editable Word version of the application form here and email the completed e copy back to

2) Download a pdf copy of the application form here, print it off, fill it in, scan it in as a pdf and then email the completed e copy back to

3) Email and requesting a hard copy of the form to be posted out to you. The completed hard copy form must then be returned to: HR Officer, The Banks Group, Inkerman House, St John’s Road, Meadowfield, Durham, DH7 8XL.

The Banks Group is committed to equality of opportunity.

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