Forklift Driver

Posted 8 days ago by Pertemps
Location Alcester Job Type Temporary
Salary £9.00 - £9.50 per hour Sector Manufacturing & Industrial
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