Forklift Operator (Counter Balance)

Permanent, Temporary
  • Permanent, Temporary
  • Hixon, Staffordshire
  • Salary: £11.50 - £12.50/annum increase after 13 weeks


We have a vacancy for a Forklift Operative (Counter Balance) to be based with our client in Hixon, Staffordshire. This role is offered as a 12-week temp to perm position offering a suitable candidate the opportunity to develop a career with a well-established company. Full training will be provided


* You must have worked within a manufacturing environment previously

* The ability to communicate fluently verbally and written

* A valid FLT counterbalance licence is required (3 years minimum)

* Telehandler experience would be an advantage

* Careful attention to detail

* Ability to work both indoors and outdoors

* Own transport is required due to rural location

Hours and Pay

* Working shifts are on a rotational basis. 06:00-14:00 for 2 weeks, 14:00-22:00 for 2 weeks, and 22:00-06:00 for 2 weeks.

* Starting pay rate is £11.50/hour

* Pay will rise after 13 weeks are completed

* Temp to perm for the right candidate

* Rate of pay will be reflected as milestones are achieved

* Additional hours available to cover holiday/sickness

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