FLT Counterbalance Driver

Location: Derbyshire
Job Type: Temp to Perm
Reference: LS1
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Gap Personnel Holdings Ltd acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers.

Our client, a global logistics organisation, are seeking experienced Counterbalance drivers to join their team on an ongoing basis.

Working within a busy environment the role entails moving products around the warehouse and yard which does include some outdoor exposure. This is a busy site with high production targets that will suit an experience FLT driver. There are no other duties associated with this role aside from FLT duties.

To apply candidate must have had an FLT counterbalance license with ISSTAR or RTITB- we welcome expired licences. 

Shiftsn are working 9 hours with the last hour per shift paid at time nd a half. Shifts are 2 weekly rotating as below:

  • Days - Mon- Fri 07.00-16.30
  • Nights Mon - Thurs 20.00-05.00 and Fri 18.00-03.00

Working weeks are 45 hours (5 hours being paid at overtime rate)

  • Days £9.86 x 40 hours + 5 hours overtime paid at £14.79
  • Nights £11.86 x 40 +5 hours overtime paid at  £17.79 

Candidate must be able to rotate shifts. Own transport is essential due to the location of this site.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a global organisation with opportunities for permanent employment in the future with 12 weeks temp to permanent contract for the right candidate.