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FLT Counterbalance Driver

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  • Milton Keynes, UK
  • FLT / MHE,
  • 25/06/2024
Job description

Job Title: Counterbalance FLT Driver

Location: Milton Keynes

Hours of work: 4 on 4 off, 2 days 06:00-18:00 and 2 days 18:00-06:00 followed by 4 days off

Rate of pay: £13.63-£14.66 per hour

Gap-personnel acting as employment business, are currently recruiting for C/B FLT Driver, for one of the sites in Milton Keynes, with asap start.

The site offers superb, modern production facilities and operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. You will work closely with the shift leaders and senior management to ensure each product is prepared, packaged, and dispatched on time for customer delivery.

Reporting directly to the shift leader your duties will included:

  • Use of Forklift to place pallets within warehouse and production areas
  • Identify damages and report shortages or quality deficiencies
  • Transport raw materials to production workstations
  • Comply with company policies and legal guidelines
  • To undertake the preparation of soft non-alcoholic drinks
  • This will involve using and controlling various machines following an appropriate training

The ideal candidate will have a great eye for detail, be able to use their own initiative, good at fault-finding and comfortable with manual handling due to the nature of the role. Previous experience within a similar industry would be preferred.

The ideal candidate:

  • In Date Counterbalance licence essential
  • Well-organised and able to work unsupervised.
  • Be able to follow procedures to KPI standards.
  • Good understanding of English, Maths and Comprehension

Considerations before applying:

  • Are you able to work the set shift pattern?
  • Do you have in date Counterbalance license?
  • Are you able to commute to site for the set start times?

Please submit your CV to

Don’t have a CV? Please call the office 01452 302852

Job Type: Temp

Pay: £13.63-£14.66 per hour



  • Day shift
  • Night shift
  • Weekend availability


Ability to commute/relocate:


  • Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)




  • Forklift Licence (preferred)


Work Location: In person

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