About the job

FLT Counterbalance/Production Operative

The Company

Our client is a worldwide distributor of high-quality bottled water. Due to business expansion they are now recruiting FLT Operators / Machine Operators. Based in Fradley Park, Lichfield area, you would be joining a progressive and established company who service the UK from their existing site.

The Role

Ø  Prepare the bottling and kegging lines.

Ø  Operating and change-over the bottling machines.

Ø  Running production lines, ensuring production process runs smoothly.

Ø  Fault finding and reporting quality issues.

Ø  Loading components and raw materials with FLT Counterbalance.

Ø  Transporting finished products using FLT Counterbalance.

Ø  The role split is about 50/50 Production and FLT work.

Ø  Must have a valid FLT Counterbalance licence.

Hours of work

Working weekly rotating shifts 05:00-13:00 / 13:00-21:00 / 21:00-05:00 Monday to Friday.

Day shifts (5am-1pm & 1pm-9pm):

Ø  STD Rate      £9.37 p/h

Ø  OT1 Rate      £14.06 p/h

Ø  OT2 Rate      £18.74 p/h

Night shift (9pm-5am):

Ø  STD Rate      £11.25 p/h

Ø  OT1 Rate      £16.88 p/h

Ø  OT2 Rate      £22.50 p/h


v Temp to Perm role after 13 weeks.

v Once permanent the pay rates go up to:

·    Days Mon-Fri £9.90, Saturday £14.85 and Sunday £19.80 per hour.

·    Nights Mon-Fri £11.88, Saturday £17.82 and Sunday £23.76 per hour.

v Overtime is available.

v Paid breaks.

How to apply

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