Despatch Forklift Driver (FTC)

Greenvale AP is one of the UK’s largest growers and packers of fresh potatoes, supplying some of the country’s largest retailers and processors from our 2 production facilities. Our Floods Ferry site based in March, Cambridgeshire is looking for a temporary Forklift Driver for its Despatch Department. This role includes safely loading lorries, communicating with drivers, colleagues and other departments and ensuring production requirements are met. Please note this is a 3 month Fixed Term Contract.

  • Location: March
  • Reporting to: Shift Manager
  • Salary: £11.76 per hour
  • Hours of work: 4 on 4 off, 0600-1800hrs
Main Responsibilities:
  • Safely operating the Forklift Truck
  • Ensuring the loads are selected as per plan and despatched on time
  • Complying with Health and Safety requirements and procedures
  • Ensuring effective communication at all times
  • Reporting issues/faults to the Team Leader
  • Engaging in departmental continuous improvement activities
  • Ensuring work area is tidy and safe at all times
Key Attributes:
  • The ideal candidate will have experience working within a similar role in a manufacturing environment
  • Attention to detail
  • Safety awareness
  • Communication and organisation skills
  • Valid Forklift licence of ITSSAR, AITT or RTITB standard is required
Closing date: 02 May 2022

Additional Benefits:

We also offer a full training programme, opportunity to develop, plus staff sales, treat days, pension scheme, life assurance, loyal service awards and more!