Forklift Driver

Our Duns site, based in Scottish Borders, is looking for a Forklift Driver to join our existing team for a busy harvest period. This role includes safely loading and unloading tractors, lorries and communicating with drivers and colleagues.

  • Location: Duns
  • Reporting to: Growing Operations Manager
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Hours of work: Monday to Thursday 8.00am – 4.30pm, Friday 8.00am – 3.30pm. Given the nature of the role, you will be expected to work longer hours throughout the contract
Main Responsibilities
  • Reporting to the Growing Operations Manager, you will be responsible for assisting the Growing Team with harvest and drive a counterbalance forklift during harvest
Key Attributes
  • Must hold a valid driving licence.
  • An understanding of agricultural machinery would be beneficial.
  • Flexibility to change working hours at short notice in accordance with the needs of the business.
  • Ability to work as part of a team.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Clear understanding of Health & Safety.
  • Attention to detail will benefit the role with safety awareness, correct operation of FLT trucks, communication and organisation are key skills.
  • Due to the nature of this role, a valid Forklift licence of ITSSAR, AITT or RTITB standard is required.
Closing date: 03 August 2021

If you have the skills and experience for this role please send your CV and covering letter to [email protected]. If you would like further information on the role, please call 01890 819531.