About the job

**Counterbalance Drivers required for work in Wigan**

Company Description:  Over 30years experience in the food industry and one of the UK’s leading ready meal production companies.  The company supply a range of chilled and frozen meals to the UK’s largest supermarkets and brands.

Position: Temp-Perm

Job Title: Counterbalance Driver

Hours of work: 8:30am-4:30pm Monday-Friday, working 1 Saturday of every month for stock counting (approx. 2-3 hours) -Paid £13.08 per hour

Pay rate: £8.72 per hour


  • Moving stock around the warehouse, loading/unloading wagons by using Counterbalance Forklift
  • Manual handling involved so the candidate would need to be able to lift weights as high as 25kg
  • The job is physical with 50/50 FLT work and manual handling, stacking pallet etc.
  • Order picking
  • Taking deliveries
  • Daily paperwork so the candidate must be good with reading/writing
  • Basic maths skills


Counterbalance license required, or if recently expired we could potentially refresh their license for the right candidate

 Licences Accepted:  RTITB, ITSSAR, AITT, NPORS 

If you are available please call ‘0161 746 8167’ and quote 'Wigan Counterbalance Driver'

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