FLT Driver

Job Title: FLT Driver
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Milton Keynes
Salary: £9.2 per hour
Start Date: 2019-04-02 00:00:00
Reference: 257100130
Contact Name: Niamh Kelly
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 02, 2019 14:08

Job Description

Our logistics warehouse client in Milton Keynes requires FLT Reach Drivers for their late shift. The FLT Driver is vital in ensuring that all stock is safely loaded and stored in the appropriate bays with corresponding paperwork completed.

The shift is Monday to Friday, 14.00-22.00, plus overtime, when you would start at 12noon, and the occasional Saturday. You would be working as part of a friendly team on their Tilbrook site in Milton Keynes as a Reach Forklift Truck Driver. The position pays £9.20 per hour plus a Monthly Late Shift Bonus. Monthly Performance Bonuses are paid to all employees after the initial three month probation period. The Performance Bonus is dependent on there being no damage caused to stock that month by any driver.

Your FLT Certificate must be ITSSAR, RTITB or AITT accredited, showing the (refresher) training as completed within the last three years. You must be confident and competent to drive MHE with a load which can be heavy, tall, wide and sometimes has opened returned packaging. The stock can be worth £18k per pallet. Some basic computer work is involved to log the products. Please be aware that the job does involve manual work too, not only MHE driving.

The company operate under strict insurance regulations due to the value, size and weight of the product and any FLT drivers employed must have a minimum of 6 months recent FLT Reach driving experience.

You will be responsible for:
" MHE driving
" Loading and unloading high-value goods
" Manual handling, as dictated by the warehouse requirements
" Stacking the pallets in a safe and organised manner
" Completing paperwork and checking stock delivered
" Maintaining high levels of Health and Safety standards
" Achieving the targets and job standards set out by the Shift Manager
" Performing any reasonable request by the Shift Manager

You will require:
" An FLT Reach licence, attained within the last three years
" Ability to drive MHE and perform manual handling safely
" Excellent numeracy and literacy skills
" Ability to work under pressure
" Ability to work as part of the team
" Good attention to detail

The site has ample bike and car parking on a secure site and has easy access to both bus routes and the train station.

If this sounds like the right opportunity for you and that you are the FLT Driver our client is looking for then we look forward to receiving your application. You will be asked to attend a registration process before completing a written and practical FLT assessment. Any questions and to apply for the position please call Wendy on 07484 513841.

Please note that this position is offered by the Pertemps On-Site Team. Please do not contact the local Pertemps branch in order to apply.