FLT and Counterbalance Peterlee

GEM Partnership
Peterlee, County Durham
£7.73 - £9.72/hour Overtime available
16 Jun 2017
16 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Gem Premium People who are currently working as a recruitment agency.
Our client, based in Peterlee, is looking for Counterbalance & Reach Forklift Drivers to join their team. Previous forklift operator experience, on both Counterbalance and Reach Trucks, is essential to this role.
This is a long-term ongoing opportunity with additional benefits and bonus available ,You are entitled to 31 days Holiday per year , A childcare voucher scheme is also available.
You must:
• Hold a valid Forklift Counterbalance
• Hold a valid Reach Fork Lift truck license.
• Hold a valid driving license
• Be able to operate both Counterbalance and Reach Fork Lift truck.
• Follow written/verbal instructions and operational details.
• Maintain housekeeping standards.
• Be able to communicate well
• Comply with all quality, operating and safety standards.
• Willing to complete a medical including drugs and alcohol testing.
The ideal candidate will also have:
• 12 months recent experience using Counterbalance and Reach Forklift trucks
• Experience working within a warehouse environment
• Be able to work under pressure in a busy environment
• Actively engage in self-managed teamwork.
Pay rate: £7.54 - £9.49 (depending on shift pattern)
Overtime is also available at various rates,
This is a great opportunity