Forklift Driver and Factory Operative

£22500 per annum
27 Aug 2020
24 Sep 2020
Contract Type
Full Time

Forklift Driver and Factory Operative
Middlesbrough, North Yorkshire

Are you a hard-working individual with a forklift licence? Want to undertake great training, increase your skill set and develop a rewarding career with a successful business? If so, read on.

About Us

Metador has created a range of steel, glazed, safety and acoustic doors that meet some exacting standards and the needs of some niche business sectors.

Since 2004 we’ve been shaking up the market with our incredible solutions and have a broad array of customers, including the UK Government (we supplied the Houses of Parliament), Buckingham Palace, B&Q and Cineworld.

We’re looking for a Forklift Driver and Factory Operative to join our friendly team. An immediate start is available.

The Benefits 

- Salary of £21,000 per annum (rising to £22,500 after three month probation)
- Full training
- Overtime opportunities
- Pension
- 20 days’ holiday plus Bank Holidays (increasing with service to 24 days)
- Good working environment
- Work wear/uniform

The Role

As a Forklift Driver and Factory Operative, you will help within the manufacture of our steel door products, from pallet presentation to final despatch.

Working in a fast-moving environment, you’ll get involved in all aspects of the logistics within our manufacturing process, including palletisation, wrapping, loading goods out and in, as well as general site/housekeeping across a busy and dynamic site.

About You 

To join us as a Forklift Driver and Factory Operative, you’ll need:

- A forklift licence and ideally time served experience 
- The ability to thrive in a busy, fast-paced team environment 
- A great eye for detail and high standards of workmanship
- A positive, can-do attitude and good organisational skills 

First aid or fire marshal training would be beneficial, as would a CSCS card. Experience of working in a busy factory environment would also be an advantage. 

Other organisations may call this role Forklift Operative, Logistics Operative, Forklift Operator, Warehouse Operative, Distribution Operative, Factory Assistant, or Warehouse Assistant. 

This is a full-time role. Hours of work are to be flexible but will be based around the following: Monday – Friday, 6:30 – 16:30, including breaks. Occasional Saturday working will be required.

Webrecruit and Metador are equal opportunities employers, value diversity and are strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment. Equal opportunities are the only acceptable way to conduct business and we believe that the more inclusive our environments are, the better our work will be.

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