Fork Lift Truck Driver

Ellesmere Port
10.58 - 11.33 GBP Hourly + Online Benefits, High Street Discount
07 Jun 2021
05 Jul 2021
Contract Type
Part Time
Forklift Truck Driver
Working in partnership with Peel Logistics in Ellesmere Port are recruiting a reliable, hardworking Forklift Truck Driver. This is a fantastic opportunity to work for an Employer of Choice that offers career progression, training opportunities, great pay (days GBP9.58/hr & nights GBP10.33/hr) and competitive bonuses (+GBP1.00/hr).

Shift pattern / Working hours.
12 hour shifts 7-7; days & nights. This role is on an as and when basis.

Start date / Duration.
Forklift Truck Driver positions assignments are starting immediately. This is on a temporary ongoing basis.

Job description

Forklift Truck Drivers are responsible for transporting heavy steel commodities from quayside to the warehouse.
Willing to complete general Port Operative duties such as; - Industrial cleaning: working in grain silos to ensure that all dust and debris is cleared. This includes working in confided spaces.
- Traffic marshalling
- Assist in weighbridge operations and recording and compiling other administrative information associated with cargo movement and cargo handling accessories as required.

What's in it for you?

Training opportunities - career progression.
Weekly pay.
Attendance bonuses - potential to earn an extra GBP1 per hour.
Employee of the Week award - we recognise and reward hard work!
Navigate + App: - Shopping discounts.
- Discounted Gym membership.
- 24/7 GP service.
- Health & Wellbeing support.
- On-line access to payslips and pension information.

The successful candidate:

Able to work 12-hour shifts (days and nights).
Committed, team player with a keen eye for quality.
Reliable with good timekeeping.
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with a positive and flexible attitude.
Hold a current B1, B2 or B3 Counterbalance licence.
Previous experience as a Counterbalance FLT, Forklift Truck driver is essential.
All our workers undergo initial assessment to working in a ports environment, this includes FLT /Fork lift truck assessments by our accredited trainers. We ensure you are fully knowledgeable of your environment as your first step to working within Ports