About the job

FLT Counterbalance Drivers, Middleton

PROMAN are currently recruiting for experienced  FLT Counterbalance Drivers, for work in the Middleton area.

The successful candidates will be working for a food manufacturing company.
The role will involve;

  • Moving raw materials around the factory.
  • Working in a fast paced environment.
  • Working towards production targets.

You will be required to attend an FLT assessment and medical before you start and must hold a valid, in date counterbalance certificate (RTITB/ITSSAR).


2 weeks on Monday to Thursday 6.30am-6.30pm (48hrs – 39std and 9hrs OT)

1 week Monday to Friday 6.30am-6.30pm (60hrs – 39std and 21hrs OT)

The shift pattern then goes back to Monday to Thursday 6.30am-6.30pm (48hrs) & the 3rd week Monday to Friday 6.30am-6.30pm (60hrs)

OT is essential and must be worked. Peak season runs from 20.09.21 to February 2022 and our client will need all successful candidates to work the hours above.


Overtime is guaranteed for production ops and FLT drivers–

  • When working a 48hr week workers will receive 9hrs OT.
  • When working a 60hr week workers will receive 21hrs OT.

Rate of pay:

Start on £10.21 / OT - £15.32

After 4 weeks goes to £10.40 / OT - £15.60


We have immediate starts available.


The role is initially temporary but is an ongoing opportunity that could lead to a permanent contract being offered.

To apply please submit your CV or call PROMAN on 0161 202 9777


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