Counterbalance Forklift Drivers

Location: Newport
Job Type: Temporary
Salary: £9
Reference: HASFLT245
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About us:

gap personnel (operating as an employment business) have exciting opportunities for experienced Counterbalance FLT drivers to join an established company based in the Newport area. Are you the best of the best? Do you want to work in a fast paced environment with focus on success, efficiency, accuracy and fun?

Location: Newport

Contract: Temporary


Starting at £9.00 per hour, increasing to £9.45 per hour for early shifts and £10.35 per hour for late shifts. Premium overtime rates starting at £13.50 per hour increasing to £18.00 per hour. Opportunities for basic rate to increase to £9.45 per hour with relevant training & experience.


 08:00-16:15 Monday to Thursday and 08:00-13:15 on Friday until 21st August.

08:00-17:00 Monday to Thursday and 08:00-13:15 on Friday from 24th August until 28th August.

From 1st September until 25th September the distribution centre will operate late and early shift patterns.

Early shift: 06:00 - 14:30

Late shift: 15:00 - 23:30

Duties to include:

  • Movement of palletised goods safely and efficiently
  • Ability to assist in unloading containers of un-palletised stock
  • Use of FLT mounted mobile scanning terminals
  • Maintaining a safe working environment
  • Attention to detail and focus on accuracy

Successful Candidate will:

·Have a valid RTITB/AITT/ITSSAR/NPORS accredited FLT license

.Be a Team Player 

·Want to join an industry leading team

·Want to have fun and join a fast paced Warehousing environment

To apply, please submit your CV or alternatively please call gap personnel on: 01443 843499

Gap Personnel Group are committed to the selection, recruitment and development of the best people, basing judgements solely on suitability for the job.

Closing date for applicants will be 28th August 2020.