Telescopic Handler Opportunities (Forklift Truck Driver) FORV51617

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Blue Octopus Recruitment Limited
Widnes, Borough of Halton
23 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Telescopic Handler Opportunities (Forklift Truck Driver) FORV51617
Widnes and Newton Le Willows
£25,350.00 per annum

This is a fantastic opportunity to work for an experienced and innovative construction firm that is committed to putting customers and clients at the heart of everything it does. Our client is passionate about housing maintenance and development, with a strong commitment to value for money services that make a positive difference to people and the communities in which they work.

They’re experts in property services, reactive and void maintenance, refurbishment and eco-technology and believe their people are their biggest asset. Their Investor in People Gold accreditation is proof of their commitment to developing and encouraging excellence.
As part of a newly-established group, they’re a busy team with lots to do. If you have a “can do, will do” approach, can hit the ground running and share their passion for making things happen, then you’ll fit right in.

They now have an opportunity available for 2 Telescopic Handlers to join them within the New Build Team across the North West, currently at Newton Le Willows and Widnes sites. The successful candidates will take responsibility for the loading/unloading of materials from delivery wagons into storage and the loading of working platforms for various trades all in a safe and efficient manner.

The job holder will be called upon to carry out general labouring duties when the forklift is not required.

Candidates for this role must hold a Telescopic Handler licence and at least 2 years’ experience of operating powered Forklift Trucks, ideally gained within a New Build Housing environment. Knowledge of Health & Safety / COSSH regulations is essential.

As well as a competitive salary and a generous holiday entitlement, they offer a range of benefits for a rewarding career including a health cash plan, pension scheme, child care vouchers and staff discount club membership. They’ll also make sure you get the training and benefits you deserve.

Our client is currently under represented by Ethnic Minorities, LGBT Groups and people with a Disability and would particularly welcome applications from these groups, however any appointment would be made on merit.

Closing date: 4th August 2017

This is a Blue Octopus Recruitment Ltd vacancy who are operating as an employment agency. Once you have clicked to apply for this vacancy, we will then send you more information on the role including a copy of the application form via email