Forklift truck driver

9.76 - 12.00 GBP Hourly + shift premium, overtime
20 Jul 2018
17 Aug 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
One of the world's largest companies, Perkins Engines part of the Caterpillar group, requires with immediate effect a qualified Counterbalance Forklift Driver. Perkins Engines are experiencing huge growth and you can join their professional, expanding team at its headquarters in Peterborough, with sector leading health and safety, dedicated training and fantastic career opportunities.


* 33 days annual leave
* Overtime shifts
* Access to an onsite canteen and caf??
* Free parking
* Randstad uniform provided
* Access to internal vacancies
* Excellent Induction and Health and Safety training

Successful candidates will be given a comprehensive induction, full training, and uniform and the chance to progress within this company, which proudly boasts an 85 years' history. Shifts vary between morning, afternoon and night and add up to 39 hours a week and carry a shift premium.

Qualifications, Skills & Experience

* Recent experience driving a Counterbalance
* An RTITB or ITSAAR and in date forklift certificate or a refresher certificate
* Shift work and overtime available and required


* Operating ???a counterbalance forklift
* Working in a team and at times independently
* Container maintenance/sorting and packaging consolidation
* Manual lifting may be required, and using other equipment??? checks
* ???Completing daily safety checks???
* Unloading/Loading material from/on internal & external trailers
* Safety checks to be conducted on trucks daily
* Ability to read standard ops and workplace manuals
* Operating lifting devices
* Adhering to PPE and H&S requirements
* Transporting goods within site

To find out more about the benefits of working for Randstad at Perkins, apply now. Upon successfully completing the application you will be invited to attend a registration, practical FLT test and medical on site, before you start your new career

Please copy and paste the link below in your browser and complete the online assessment. After successful completion of the test we will then be in touch to arrange a face-to-face interview.

https://(url removed)/a/(url removed)/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfWmQMIu2-a0uG1Yusb5dLuS5tkUD6YlhPpfVYTcZPOM-74UA/viewform