Counterbalance & Reach, Fork Lift Truck Driver

Recruiter
Cordant People
Location
Washington
Salary
£8/hour
Posted
21 Jul 2017
Closes
20 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Interim
Hours
Full Time
We are looking for a careful counterbalance forklift truck operator to move packages and material around our facilities and stores. You will be operating a forklift with the utmost care to ensure efficiency and safety. Your job could involve driving around warehouses, storage spaces and other facilities.

You must be a responsible individual with great experience in driving industrial vehicles. The goal will be to ensure that material and products will always be at the right place to achieve maximum efficiency.

Responsibilities

* Unload materials from incoming vehicles and stack them to assigned places
* Locate and move stock of products to pallets or crates for storage or shipment
* Identify damages and report shortages or quality deficiencies
* Transport raw materials to production workstations
* Inspect machinery to determine the need for repairs and guarantee safety by performing regular maintenance
* Keep updated records of inventory and activity logs
* Comply with company policies and legal guidelines
* Help maintain a safe and orderly environment of the facilities

Requirements

* Proven experience as forklift operator
* Valid certification to operate forklifts (MUST BE VALID AND IN DATE, UNDER 3 YEARS)
* Attention to detail and familiarity with industrial equipment
* Excellent physical condition and coordination

Cordant is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy