About the job

Fork Lift Truck driver

Hours: 7am-7pm/7pm-7am(2 days-2 nights-4 off)

Rate: £8.50/hr (£10.20/hr on nights)

**** Good Transport from all parts of Manchester ****

Proman Recruitment (who operates as a recruitment business) is looking for Fork Lift Truck drivers (Counterbalance) on behalf of one of our Clients in Wythenshawe, who is one of the biggest and busiest local food producers, operating within nationwide range.

Fork Lift Truck drivers (Counterbalance)

The Role

As a forklift truck operator, your main duties would include:

  • Loading and unloading goods from vehicles such as lorries or vans
  • Performing other warehouse tasks like picking, packing and despatch
  • Moving goods packed on pallets or in crates around the storage facility
  • Stacking goods in the correct storage bays, following stock control instructions
  • Checking loads are secure
  • Checking deliveries (Goods In) and booking stock into the computer system
  • Carry out relevant paperwork
  • Stacking empty pallets
  • Stock rotation (i.e BBE dates)
  • Performing daily equipment checks, for example recharging the truck's battery
  • Carry out Manual Handling tasks as you may be asked to work physically

The Candidate

To be successful, you need to:

  • Have a previous experience in operating Counterbalance truck
  • Have a valid license/certificate to operate FLT Counterbalance
  • Have a previous experience in picking, packing using location system as well as hand held scanners
  • Have a previous experience in loading and unloading wagons and lorries
  • Be punctual and reliable
  • Be able to organise and prioritise workload
  • Be computer literate
  • Have a good numeracy and literacy skills

Successful candidates will be invited to a local interview where they will be asked to present a valid FLT Counterbalance certificate/license (RTITB, ITSSAR or equivalent).

To apply for this position, please send your up-to-date CV to SupplyA on email provided.

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