Forklift Driver

Job Title: Forklift Driver
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Alcester
Salary: £9.00 - £9.50 per hour
Start Date: 2019-08-15
Reference: 252102881
Contact Name: Thom Smith
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 15, 2019 08:58

Job Description

Job Title: Counterbalance Driver
Location: Alcester
Hours: 07:00 - 17:00/09:00 - 19:00 Monday - Friday
Pay rate: £8.50 - £9.50 per hour
Contract: Temporary - Permanent

An independent family owned business are looking for a Counterbalance driver to join their growing team on a temp - perm basis working 07:00 - 17:00 or 09:00 - 19:00 Monday - Friday. However, there will be a requirement to frequently work over-time. The company themselves are a metal recycling company.

The day to day responsibilities of the Counterbalance Driver will be:
- Palletizing different loads of metals
- Sorting through metal components checking for any impurities
- Move to different parts of the site to assist in different job roles
- Sort through different metals to ensure they are not mixed together

The requirements of the Counterbalance Driver will be:
- Must possess a valid up-to-date Counterbalance licence
- A Telehandler or Crane licence would be beneficial but not essential
- Must be flexible and willing to work over-time on a regular basis
- Previous experience working with different metals will be essential to this role
- Previous experience in an Engineering or Yard work environment would be beneficial

The benefits on offer to a Counterbalance Driver will be:
- Annual pay rise will be available
- Annual bonuses will be on offer for out-standing candidates
- 10% pension scheme on top of annual salary
- Yearly site trips
- Occasional company trips
- Additional training will be on offer to obtain Crane or Telehandler licenses

This role is being paid between £8.50 - £9.50 per hour with the potential for a permanent contract with the company being offered after the completion of a 13 week period
If you would like to apply for this role then please call 01527 68585. Alternatively, email your CV to