Counterbalance Drivers

Job Ref: FLT/JM/003
Sector: Transport & Logistics
Job Type: Temporary
Date Added: 22 November 2018
  • Erdington, West Midlands, West Midlands, England
  • £11.91 - £12.65 per Hour
  • Blue Arrow Birmingham
  • 0121 632 4477
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Are you an experienced Counterbalance driver looking for great pay rates with prospect of a permanent job role

Blue Arrow are currently looking for experienced Counterbalance drivers for a leading distribution company based in Erdington, Birmingham.

Our client operates within the Automotive sector distributing various component parts to a world leading Manufacturing operation.
This is a fast paced working environment where efficiency, accuracy, quality and health & safety are important in equal measure.

Duties will include:
- Safe and efficient operation of Reach Forklift trucks
- Processing paperwork and operating IT systems
- Order picking and manual handling(at times the work can be physically demanding)
- General warehousing duties

Successful candidates will need to demonstrate the following:
- Current Reach licence
- Previous forklift driving experience gained within the last 12 months
- Flexible approach to working a shift rota system
- Ability to work within a team
- Excellent numeracy and literacy skills
- Desire for long term employment

Please note that all successful candidates will be required to complete a criminal record check, pre employment drug and alcohol tests and MHE assessment.

Shift times:
Early, Late & Night shifts on a 2 weekly rotation

Pay & Benefits:
£11.91 per hour - rate increase to £12.65 per hour on completion of 12 months service.
£15.50+ per hour - overtime rates
33 days paid holiday
Free uniform
Pension after qualifying period

Recruitment Open Days Throughout November/December
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20/12/2018 09:00:00
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