FLT Driver

Location: Harrogate
Job Type: Temporary
Salary: £10.63/ £12.86
Consultant's Branch: Castleford
Reference: FT1
Contact Name: Adrianna Musial
Expiry Date: 2020-11-05

Gap Personnel are currently recruiting a Forklift Truck Driver for an international food manufacturers, based at their site in Birstwith, Harrogate. The role is made up of 80% warehousing duties and 20% forklift duties based in a busy and expanding warehouse. In a very physical and manual role, the site produces large quantities of dry feed materials and cereals etc. This role is initially temporary, with the opportunity of permanent positions available after a successful time period.

Job Details
Hours: 6AM-2PM/2PM-10PM Monday-Friday
Pay: £10.63 - 12.86 per hour

Due to the rural location of the role, own transport is desired.

Key Responsibilities

  1. Operating Counterbalance Forklift Trucks
  2. Manual handling 25kg bags; palletising, boxing and de-boxing
  3. Scanning and labelling pallets accurately
  4. Completing paperwork
  5. Housekeeping where necessary
  6. Working to strict food hygiene/health and safety guidelines

Person Specification

  1. Forklift Counterbalance certificates required, refreshed within the last 3 years
  2. Flexibility towards shifts and availability
  3. A positive attitude and work ethic, always keen to learn new skills
  4. Good level of physical fitness due to demanding duties
  5. Previous exposure to warehousing advantageousf
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