Forklift/Warehouse Operative

Met Recruitment
04 Feb 2019
16 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Forklift/Warehouse Operative

MET Recruitment are recruiting for a warehouse operative with a Forklift Counterbalance licence to work for our client based in Wolverhampton.

The duties of the role are:

  • Picking of KLTs using production orders
  • Checking of KLTs to verify contents are correct
  • Shrink wrap and band pallets ready for despatch
  • Scan automotive parts to create replenishment requirements
  • Complete pre-use check sheets on all MHE used
  • Load / unload vehicles with counterbalance forklift truck
  • Ensure correct documentation is signed for collections / deliveries
  • Store and pick products from pallet racking using reach forklift truck
  • Check off deliveries to delivery notes - Label goods for put away and despatch
  • Inspect and clean KLT's
  • Drive the company vans and also Drive tow truck and change battery as required
  • General housekeeping
  • Quality checking and repacking/relabelling tasks
  • Pick and pack garden furniture spares for despatch using production orders
  • Break down garden furniture for spares parts and log
  • Handball offload of sea freight containers
  • Be able to participate in customer audited health and safety Q&A - training provided
  • Alert supervisors of issues and be able to participate in resolving issues safely
  • Delivering items in company vehicles as needed

Key skills must needed to be suitable for this role:

  • Previous Warehouse experience
  • Counter balance licence
  • Reach licence
  • UK driving license preferable
  • Previous use of hand-held scanners
  • Goods in experience
  • Punctual
  • Excellent eye for detail
  • Organised
  • Knowledge of Health and Safety basics
  • Hands on and Physically fit
  • Flexible
  • Honest and presentable
  • Looking for long term employment

The hours of work are:

40 hours per week

Afternoons :Mon - Fri 14.30 till 23.00

Earlies: Mon - Fri 06.00 till 14.30

Pay Rate:

8.22 per hour +8% shift allowance = (GBP8.88 per hour) Rate will be reviewed after 6 months of successful service.


  • Enrolment in company pension scheme
  • 30 days holiday per annum (including bank holidays)
  • On site car parking and access to amenities

If you would be interested please call on and ask for Shannon or Matt or click apply