Counterbalance Forklift Driver

Posted on Jun 06, 2019
Description

Our client based in Shepton Mallet are looking for a permanent Counterbalance Forklift Driver to join their fantastic team.

The role involves:
*Working in a busy, fast-paced, tight environment – loading/unloading lorries & containers on loading ramps, using gas powered, torque converter forklifts.
*Assist and work on production lines as required
*Completion of delivery paperwork
*Data inputting as required

The role is based within a multi beverage (alcohol and non-alcohol) production environment and previous knowledge and experience of working within this environment would be advantageous but not essential as training is provided.

This is a fast-paced environment and successful candidates will need to work flexibly on a 3-shift pattern (5 days from 7, including weekends) of:
*6am to 2pm
*2pm to 10 pm (plus shift allowance)
*10pm to 6am (plus shift allowance)

Working hours – 80 per fortnight (overtime above 80 hours paid at time and half)

Hourly rate: Starting rate £8.84 per hour rising to £10.53 depending on experience and skills.
Shift Premiums: Up to £110 per week, depending on shift patterns.

Current, up-to-date (within last 3 years) counter balance forklift certificate required.

Should this role be of interest to you, please send us a copy of your CV or call Miriam on 01761 235741 for further details.

Simple Recruitment (South West) Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency where this vacancy is concerned.

Job Summary

Reference
895777_1559835245
Category
Logistics
Job type
Permanent
Location
Shepton Mallet , Somerset
Salary
Negotiable
Description

Our client based in Shepton Mallet are looking for a permanent Counterbalance Forklift Driver to join their fantastic team.

The role involves:
*Working in a busy, fast-paced, tight environment – loading/unloading lorries & containers on loading ramps, using gas powered, torque converter forklifts.
*Assist and work on production lines as required
*Completion of delivery paperwork
*Data inputting as required

The role is based within a multi beverage (alcohol and non-alcohol) production environment and previous knowledge and experience of working within this environment would be advantageous but not essential as training is provided.

This is a fast-paced environment and successful candidates will need to work flexibly on a 3-shift pattern (5 days from 7, including weekends) of:
*6am to 2pm
*2pm to 10 pm (plus shift allowance)
*10pm to 6am (plus shift allowance)

Working hours – 80 per fortnight (overtime above 80 hours paid at time and half)

Hourly rate: Starting rate £8.84 per hour rising to £10.53 depending on experience and skills.
Shift Premiums: Up to £110 per week, depending on shift patterns.

Current, up-to-date (within last 3 years) counter balance forklift certificate required.

Should this role be of interest to you, please send us a copy of your CV or call Miriam on 01761 235741 for further details.

Simple Recruitment (South West) Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency where this vacancy is concerned.