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Warehouse Operative with Counter Balance & Reach FLT Licence

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  • Accrington, UK
  • 20-30K
  • Permanent,
  • Warehouse and Logistics,
  • 14/11/2023
Job description

We are currently recruiting on behalf of our client for a Warehouse Operative with Reach & Counter Balance Licence. 

Job description

The successful candidate will work Monday to Friday on the day shift but may occasionally be required to change shift to meet the needs of the company.

The ideal candidate will have previous warehouse experience and possess a good understanding of warehouse operations. It would also be an advantage to have experience with Health and Safety at Work rules and procedures.

This is a very “hands on” position and requires a pro-active, enthusiastic individual with a can-do attitude who will be required to work closely with the Warehouse Supervisor, Warehouse Team Leader, Admin Coordinator and other department Leaders.

Responsibilities will include:

· Executing warehouse activities as assigned by the Warehouse Team Leader

· Unloading and booking in incoming goods

· Preparing and loading stock for dispatch

· Coordinating materials in and out of external storage

· Picking materials for production 

· Maintaining stock accuracy throughout the warehouse

· Sustaining a high level of housekeeping

· Following all Health and Safety procedures at all times

The successful candidate should possess:

· Counterbalance, Reach and FLT licences

· An awareness of Health and Safety at Work, Quality and Environmental procedures

· Strong communication, computer, training and motivational skills

· The ability to multi task and work under pressure to tight deadlines and be:

o Well motivated, methodical and organised

o Able to meet and exceed customer expectations

o Able to follow and issue written and verbal instructions

o Flexible in working time if required to meet the needs of the business

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £11.99 per hour


  • Canteen
  • Company events
  • Company pension
  • Free parking
  • On-site parking


  • Monday to Friday

Supplemental pay types:

  • Yearly bonus


  • Warehouse experience: 1 year (preferred)


  • Driving Licence (preferred)
  • FLT Licence (required)

Work authorisation:

  • United Kingdom (required)

Work Location: In person

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