Counterbalance Forklift Drivers

Job details
Posting date: 16 October 2019
Salary: £17,988 to £19,266 per year
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 15 November 2019
Location: Washington, Tyne & Wear
Company: MTrec Ltd
Job type: Temporary
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MTrec Recruitment are currently recruiting for a prestigious company in the Washington area.

We are looking for candidates with warehouse or stores experience. The role would see you carrying out general warehouse duties; including goods in, picking and packing, and completing duties for despatch and inventory as designated by your supervisor.

This is an excellent opportunity to become a permanent member of staff after completion of a successful probation period.

Key Responsibilities & Accountabilities:

• Daily meetings with the team leader or supervisor.
• To help prioritise workloads within the department / designated warehouse area.
• To deal with the movement of products within the warehouse, using the appropriate FLT.
• Picking and packing duties when required, and taking instructions from supervisors and management
• Should have working knowledge of all warehouse departments and understand the systems used
• Carrying out line feeding as well as loading and unloading vehicles.
• Maintain the company’s health & safety standards at all times
• To follow all legal and company requirements to the use of forklifts in the Warehouse.

MTrec Recruitment are looking for candidates who have:

• Counter balance or Reach forklift license (licenses can be in-house OR expired as we can refresh them for you free of charge).
• Experience driving forklift trucks
• The ability to pass a skills test on both counterbalance and reach trucks, training can be provided prior to this if necessary.
• A positive attitude and are willing to learn more skills on the job.
• Confidence on the job and are happy to take on more responsibility if necessary.

This position requires you to work a three-shift pattern:

• (07:00am – 15:20pm / 15:00pm – 23:20pm / 23:00pm – 07:00am)

The salary is below:

• You will be offered a starting salary of £17,988
• After 13 weeks of service your salary will rise to £18,596
• After 1 year of service your salary will rise to £19,266

Apply online now or send you CV to washingtoncvs and one of our Consultants will be in touch shortly!

Alternatively, please call David on 07816 073 647.

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