Forlkift Driver

  • £8.85 per annum
  • Posted: 14/12/2017
  • Milton Keynes
  • Job Ref: 405101533
  • Permanent

Job Details

fast-paced warehouse in Tilbrook, near Bletchley. The shift is Monday to Friday 2pm-10pm. Overtime is obligatory during busy periods and optional on Saturdays.

Your FLT Certificate MUST be ITSSAR or RTITB accredited, showing the training/refresher as taken within the last three years and you must be prepared to have your FLT license refreshed when it expires. In-house FLT licenses are not accepted.

The position is in the Returns Department. You must be confident to drive with a load which is tall, wide and sometimes with opened packaging. Some computer work will be involved to log the products returned. Please be aware that the job does involve manual work too, not only FLT driving.

Each pallet of products can be worth up to £18,000. The company operate under strict insurance regulations due to this and any FLT drivers employed must have a minimum of 6 months recent FLT Reach driving experience.

As an FLT Driver your duties can include:

MHE driving
Working in a busy warehouse and logistics environment
Loading and unloading high-value goods
Replenishing products for the line
Manual handling (as dictated by the warehouse requirements)
Keeping the stock stacked in a safe and organised manner
Completing paperwork and checking stock delivered
Working efficiently and effectively as part of a team
Maintaining high levels of Health and Safety standards
Achieving the targets and job standards set out by the Shift Manager
Being adaptable and flexible in your approach to work
Performing any reasonable request by the Shift Manager

The ideal candidate will hold the following skills and attributes:

Excellent numeracy and literacy skills
Ability to drive MHE and perform manual handling safely
Ability to work under pressure
Ability to work as part of the team
Good attention to detail

Monthly Shift allowances and Performance Bonuses are paid to all employees, temporary and permanent. The Performance Bonus is dependent on there being no stock damage that month.

This position will lead to permanent work for the right candidate. Please only apply if you are looking for long-term work.

The site is accessible by public transport and has free parking available.