Forklift Truck Driver Job In Milton Keynes

Forklift Truck Driver

  • £8.85 per hour
  • Posted: 07/03/2018
  • Milton Keynes
  • Job Ref: 405101824
  • Temporary

Job Details

Our client, a Japanese multinational company offering supply chain solutions to sectors of automotive, aerospace, retail, healthcare, technology and food industries, require an experienced FLT Reach Driver. Based within the Mitsubishi contract, you will be vital in ensuring that all stock is safely loaded and stored in the appropriate bays with corresponding paperwork completed.

Working as part of an expanding and friendly team on their Tilbrook site in Milton Keynes as a Forklift Truck Driver the opportunity is available immediately on a temporary to permanent basis. The position pays £8.85 per hour. Monthly Shift allowances and Performance Bonuses are paid to all employees, temporary and permanent. The Performance Bonus is dependent on there being no damage to stock that month and the Shift Allowance is payable for days worked.

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.

You must be confident and competent to drive with a load which is heavy, tall, wide and sometimes with opened returned packaging. The stock can be worth £18k per pallet. Some computer work will be involved to log the products. Please be aware that the job does involve manual work too, not only FLT driving.

The company operate under strict insurance regulations due to value, size and weight of the product and any FLT drivers employed must have a minimum of 6 months recent FLT Reach driving experience.

You'll be responsible for:

MHE driving
Loading and unloading high-value goods
Manual handling, as dictated by the warehouse requirements
Working safely in a busy warehouse and logistics environment
Stacking the pallets in a safe and organised manner
Completing paperwork and checking stock delivered
Maintaining high levels of Health and Safety standards
Achieving the targets and job standards set out by the Shift Manager
Performing any reasonable request by the Shift Manager

You'll require:

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

If this sounds like the right opportunity for you and you feel that you could be the FLT Driver they are looking for then we look forward to receiving your application. You will be asked to attend a registration be shown the site. Any questions, feel free to give us a call.

Please note that this position is offered by the Pertemps On-Site Team. Please do not contact the local Pertemps branch in order to apply.