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Forklift Truck Driver

Job Title: Forklift Truck Driver
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Tamworth
Industry:
Salary: £8.65 per hour
Start Date: 2019-05-07 00:00:00
Reference: 221100194
Contact Name: Harvey Phelps
Contact Email: harvey.phelps@pertemps.co.uk
Job Published: May 07, 2019 11:09

Job Description

Forklift Truck Driver
221100138
Instarmac Group Plc



An award winning company which specialise in the production of innovative materials for use in highway maintenance, urban regeneration, tiling, commercial flooring and internal finishing sectors are looking for an experienced Forklift truck driver to join their every growing team.
As a Forklift Truck Driver you will be require to do the following:
-Working as part of a team to ensure the safe and efficient storage, order picking, loading and unloading of vehicles to feed business operations and customer demand.
- Collecting and storing raw materials and finished product in the correct location.
-Operating MHE Equipment to move and arrange stock and ensure that products are stored safely and labelled correctly.
-Picking orders using a hand-held scanner from the storage space and bringing them for packing, or to the loading bay for transportation.
-Checking all picked orders are packaged and labelled correctly to prevent returned orders.
-Loading and unloading transport vehicles, by hand or with a forklift truck.
-Good housekeeping, cleaning and maintaining the warehouse to standards expected.
-Providing excellent customer service all customers - both internal and external.
-Use and care of necessary equipment - scanners, MHE etc.
-To demonstrate flexibility with regard to operational requirements of the business.
-Identify and inform the management team of quality and maintenance issues when they arise.
-To strive towards continuous improvement in all activities undertaken.
-To complete vocational and skills based training as required.
-Ensure that all lifting and manoeuvring of product is carried out in accordance with manual handling procedures
-Operate in a safe manner complying with all health, safety and environmental requirements to ensure own and safety of others
-Handle any hazardous materials in an appropriate manner
-Keep areas of work clean and tidy to ensure operational efficiency
-Support and involvement in stock counts as and when required .
-Make recommendations to aid efficiency and add value.
-Promote good working relationships as an integral part of the team.
Relevant licenses needed for a Forklift Truck Driver are:
Counterbalance license (essential)
Reach Truck license (advantageous)
VNA license (preferable but not essential)
The pay rate for a Forklift Truck Driver are:
FLT Counterbalance - £8.65 p/hr
FLT VNA - £9.12 p/hr
You will be working a 40 hour week between the hours of 8am and 6pm so we can be flexible with start times.
If you are interested in the role of Forklift Truck Driver then please click apply. Alternatively you can call our Tamworth branch on 01827 899 234