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Expires soon Adecco UK Limited

Fork Lift Truck Driver (Counterbalance/FLT)

  • Wakefield (West Yorkshire)
  • Energy / Materials / Mechanics

Job description

Wakefield, West Yorkshire
·  Salary
·  Category
Transport & Logistics - Warehousing, Distribution, Logistics
·  Job type
·  Industry
Transport and Logistics
·  External Reference

Adecco are pleased to be recruiting for their client who is a highly successful and internationally recognised manufacturing and distribution business based in Outwood, Wakefield.

This is a busy 24/7 operation and shift patterns reflect this; the shift pattern follows 7am-7pm and 7pm-7am across a 4 on 2 off rotating days/nights basis with an average hourly rate of £10.10 (£8.91 Weekdays, £10.25 Weekday Nights and Weekend Days, £11.14 Weekend Nights) - these rates increase by 20% after 12 months service.

Key Responsibilities:

·  To operate powered industrial trucks to safety load and unload materials and deliveries and move them to and from storage areas.

·  Locating and moving pallets of stock and loading trucks ready for client delivery.

·  Reporting on any damages to stock or the vehicle.

·  Keep appropriate records and reports to guarantee that tight inventory control and security are maintained.

·  Working safely and in a timely manner to achieve productivity targets.

·  Using the SAP system.

·  Maintain a clean, neat and orderly work area.

·  Assist in maintaining the security of the warehouse.

·  Conduct operations in a manner that promotes safety.

What we want from you:

FLT Drivers must have a strong understanding of Health and Safety process and be able to work as part of a team to meet daily targets and deadlines. The successful applicant will have experience ideally within a fast paced FMCG or consumer goods environment.

·  Current Counterbalance FLT licence is essential.

·  Original certification and refreshers must be provided at interview.

·  Recent experience of driving an FLT.


·  Flexible shift patterns.

·  Paid lunch hour.

·  Free parking.

·  Internal training and development.

·  Weekly pay.

·  Pay increase after 12 months.

·  Subsidised on-site canteen.

·  Hours: 7am-7pm/7pm-7am.

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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