Forklift Drivers - Belper

Job Title: Forklift Drivers - Belper
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Belper
Salary: £23381 per annum, Benefits: Increases following successful period + additional shift allowance (after 12 weeks)
Reference: FLTRCB2201
Contact Name: Vaillant Belper
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 22, 2019 16:10

Job Description

Job title: FLT Driver with Reach and Counterbalance valid Licences

Location: Belper, Derbyshire

Contract type: Long term ongoing

Annual Salary: £23,381
The Role:

We are currently recruiting for Reach and Counterbalance Forklift Drivers to start a long term assignment with a reputable, modern family orientated manufacturing company. A company that not only services at sites in the UK but also Germany, Spain, Italy, Slovakia, France and China, with over 140 years of being  within the heating industry.
Efforts are rewarded and your pay is increasing after 4 weeks of driving to high standards and good attendance:

Working on three shift pattern - regular Days, Afters and nights (6am -2.30pm; 2.30pm - 11pm, 11pm to 6am) Monday to Thursday with 6 hours shifts on a Friday. 

The hourly rate starts at £8.83 days, £9.35 afternoons and £9.85 nights but increasing to £10.80 and over depending on shift following successful probation period. 

Main Duties:

  • Line Feeding
  • Stock Rotation
  • Loading and unloading
  • General Forklift Operations

Skills required:

  • Experience on Reach Truck and Counterbalance
  • Great attention to detail
  • Previous warehouse/ logistic experience
  • Swift and proactive learner
  • Team player
  • Health and Safety

Key information:

  • Immediate starts available for experienced Reach and Counterbalance drivers
  • Long term assignments
  • Monday to Friday operation with possibility of overtime on Saturday (optional)
  • Regular shift patterns but flexibility is a key
  • Own transport needed if not from local area due to shifts start/ finish times


  • Great bonus scheme (up to £700 paid every 6 months after qualifying period)
  • Free parking
  • Great staff facilities
  • Blue Arrow Rewards Scheme
  • Temp to perm opportunities
  • Immaculate working conditions 
  • Only 15 minute drive from nearest City.

Recruitment checks for this role:

  • Valid Reach and Counterbalance license
  • Employment referencing with no gaps. 

Please call dedicated recruitment line on 08001692910 to apply or
Click apply today. Alternatively please text FLT to 07843 211553.