Liquid Waste Tankering

Internal Sales Executive


Whitkirk Waste Solutions is looking to recruit an Internal Sales Executive to work within a close and friendly team. Offering a total wet and dry waste management package to its customers UK wide, Whitkirk work for some of the major players in the food and drinks sector, providing full total waste management solutions.

The person:

  • An enthusiastic and driven individual who will work resourcefully as part of a small team and independently
  • Treats targets seriously and is persistent and consistent in hitting daily performance related objectives
  • Strong sales focus, happy with cold calling and lead generation and does not take rejection personally
  • Reliable and able to easily commute to our head office in Easingwold, North Yorkshire
  • Confidence and drive required to succeed in a new high profile sales environment
  • Willingness to learn and implement new skills in line with the consultative selling approach
  • An interest in environmental services/waste management/recycling

Skills and competencies:

  • Sound computer skills, including confident use of Microsoft Office 365
  • A good standard of written and spoken English. i.e. the ability to write a well-structured email and to converse coherently over the telephone
  • A good understanding of basic Maths and a keen commercial awareness. i.e. The ability to demonstrate the basic use of excel, and the ability to understand and calculate basic sums such as margin and profit
  • Strong prioritisation skills with an ability to manage own workload
  • The aptitude to follow a process and work to deadlines


  • Previous sales experience which can be evidenced as a track record of target achievement
  • Experience conducting productive business to business telephone conversations and meetings
  • Experience in waste industry would be preferred, however a graduate calibre individual with a professional outlook and a keen desire to progress in a structured, fast paced sales environment will be considered


Apply in the first instance with a covering email, CV and salary expectation to

Deadline: 30th June 2019




Second man / drivers mate

York or Leeds based

We require a second man/drivers mate to assist our current cleaning teams in duties such as industrial tank cleaning, drain jetting and on-site services work.

Having a professional attitude, you should be physically fit and confident in handling plant and equipment. Experience in this type of work would be an advantage, but fully certified training will be given to the successful candidate in safe water jetting and confined space entry work.

As a minimum we require a clean driving licence (car) although LGV Cat 1 or 2 with tanker experience would be an advantage.

This is a varied role offering scope for good career development for an enthusiastic applicant. May involve overnight stays away from home and some weekend working for which you will be compensated.

Immediate start available, a competitive rate of pay plus full uniform, PPE & 20 days paid annual leave.

References and CRB check required.

Please download an application form and email once completed.


LGV Cat 1 and 2 vacuum tanker / jetter driver

York or Leeds based

Positions exist for qualified and experienced cat 1 or 2 LGV vacuum tanker / jetter drivers to be based at our Easingwold or Leeds depots. 

We offer a very competitive rate of pay plus full company uniform and PPE together with 20 days annual leave (plus statutory holidays). You must be prepared to night-out for a minimum of 2-3 nights per week (for which a tax free allowance is paid).

You should have vacuum tanker or jetter experience, possess a sound work ethic and have good paperwork and communication skills. A friendly and helpful disposition is a must.

Varying shift patterns are available, but predominantly include weekend shifts (Friday to Tuesday). Applications are encouraged from those with jetting experience, a confined space entry qualification and tank cleaning experience however full training will be offered to the right candidates.

Please note that these positions are subject to the Road Transport Working Time Directive Regulations 2005. You should be up to date with your driver CPC and possess a digicard.

Please download an application form and email once completed.

Closing Date : Still open for applications

Longbridge House Farm
Stillington Road
YO61 3ET


Tel:01347 825636

Tel: 01347 825637
Fax: 01347 823662

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