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FLT Driver

Job Description

Thrive Oldham are recruiting for our well-established client in the Burton on Trent area. They provide a wide range of goods and services to industrial and manufacturing markets throughout the UK and in Europe including pallets, packaging, agricultural inspecting boxes, a large range of tools, workwear and safety equipment, and property services.

We are currently looking to recruit a counterbalance forklift driver in the Burton on Trent location.

The suitable candidate will be responsible for loading/unloading/moving product /product returns and deciphering whether the products are repairable, resaleable or to be recycled.

These new vacancies offer an opportunity of a temporary to permanent role after a successful probationary period.

The applicants will need the following experience:

  • General labouring experience
  • Product inspection experience
  • Manual handling experience
  • Current Counterbalance forklift Licence

Please note: you will be required to work in an open work environment which exposes you to all-season weather elements, therefore you will need to be willing to work outdoors.

Full PPE and weather wear is provided.

Days of Work - Monday to Friday

Hours of work 6am -2pm Monday to Friday / Monday - Thursday 2pm - 11pm Friday 2pm - 6pm ( early finish) (Two paid 15 minutes breaks am/pm) (30 mins unpaid lunch) - these are rotating shifts but for training it will be days only

Temp to Perm

Salary £12.43 per hour

As a Thrive employee, you will have access to our exciting new benefits portal via the Benefits App.

Discount outlet: Save money in shops, restaurants, and UK attractions.
Employee support: with access to counsellors 24/7.
Health & wellbeing services: including online health check and Gym discounts.
24/7 GP: to book appointments simply & quickly.
Payslips & pensions information.

Thrive Group are acting as an employment business in regards to this role.