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FLT counterbalance ASAP

Posted 19 days ago by Pertemps
Location Derby Job Type Temporary
Salary £9.15 - £11.34 per hour Sector Driving & Logistics
Pertemps Derby are currently recruiting for FLT counterbalance drivers - immediate start available!

We have a fantastic opportunity for FLT Drivers to work at our new state of the art purpose built facility at East Midlands Gateway.

Call and register with Pertemps now so you will not miss great job opportunity!
TEMP TO PERM OPTIONS AVAILABLE!

Shifts Available:

0600-1430 Monday to Friday

1400-2230 Monday to Friday

2200-0630 Monday to Friday

Weekends Friday to Monday 0600-1800

Due to location, OWN TRANSPORT IS ESSENTIAL

Pay rates:
Mornings: £9.15 ph
Afternoons: £10.66ph
Nights: £11.34ph
Weekends: £10.66ph

Daily duties:
- loading and unloading vehicles using a counter balance truck.
- Using truck mounted terminal and hand held scanner to check consignments during goods in, storage and loading processes.
- Checking for and reporting all damages,
- gaining maximum load fill without creating damage and following rules relating do the loading and storage of dangerous goods.
- We have a variety of shifts available, ideally we are looking for operative who can work weekend shifts but Monday to Friday shifts are available.
- There will be a need to work additional hours / shifts during peak periods

YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
- Responsibly operate a counter balance fork lift truck to move, stack and rearrange freight in the warehouse
- Ensure that every piece of freight which is being loaded or unloaded is scanned correctly,
- Take instruction from supervisors in the form of manifests processed by our internal departments.
- Liaise with a warehouse supervisor if any freight is found to be unsafe to move.
- Ensure that trailer/vans are swept, clean, tidy and in good repair
- When requested, carry out tasks in other departments, working in an efficient and effective manners

YOUR SKILLS AND EXPERIENCES
- Valid Counterbalance Forklift Licence and previous experience required.
- Experience of using dock levellers to aid loading and unloading of trucks from the rear doors is essential.
- To understand and adhere to company health and safety policy at all times ensuring
the safety of yourself and your colleagues.
- Flexibility to tasks and hours as required by the operation.
- Good Communication skills.
- Ability to work individually or as part of a team.
- Experience of working to agreed targets.

Reliable and committed to attending work on time.

Please click to apply and we will get back to you.
Many thanks
Kat