Counterbalance FLT Driver

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Salary Description
Contract Type
Temp to Perm

Accept Recruitment is currently looking for a Forklift Driver  for our Client based in Coalville, Le67 area.

As a Forklift Driver (Material Mover) You will:

  • work within our Timber Frame factory, operating a forklift truck (FLT) to move timber frame panels around the manufacturing environment, controlling both the inbound and outbound delivery of raw materials. You will work as part of a larger team striving to meet production deadlines and adhering to all manner of health and safety procedures, ensuring a safe working operation. 
  • take delivery and record all goods received to the factory, with a strong focus on your record-keeping being a crucial part of this.
  • unload delivery vehicles and place goods into allocated stock locations, delivering packs of both cut and uncut materials to areas of production when required.
  • pick materials from a shipping list and package them ready for dispatch; checking off items and ensuring that the correct items and quantities are loaded onto dispatch vehicles.
  • load vehicles maintaining the highest level of safety and environmental standard

Skills and Experience required:

  • Valid Combilift Forklift or Counterbalance truck licence (RTITB or ITSAR)  
  • Minimum of one year experience in a manufacturing environment, safely operating a forklift truck to meet production deadlines
  • Strong communication skills, as at the end of each shift you will be responsible for passing over relevant information ready for the incoming shift 
  • Excellent attention to details as you will be responsible for processing incoming and outbound dispatch orders
  • Ability to work under your own initiative and take instruction from your Supervisor to complete all reasonable tasks as required 
  • Comfortable working as part of a larger team and will always be willing to support others where required


Shifts and salary:

  • Shift now: Monday - Friday 7:00-15:00 
  • Shift when fully operational:
  • AM Monday - Friday 6:00 - 14:15 
  • PM Monday - Thursday 14:00 - 23:15 + Friday 14:00-18:00
  • £11.50ph 


If you are interested please apply today!

Please note that we reserve the right to close the vacancy prior to the application deadline/closing date once a sufficient number of applications have been received.

If you haven't heard back from us within 2 weeks, please assume that unfortunately on this occasion your application has been unsuccessful.

Accept Recruitment are recognised as one of the best recruitment agencies in Leicester, if this role isn’t suitable please check our website for more warehouse jobs, driving jobs or in general any agency work in Leicester

Accept Recruitment is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability.

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