Forklift Driver - Linkway

To ensure finished packs are transported from Production to the Despatch department and also to ensure the Production department is adequately supplied with the necessary equipment.

  • Location: March
  • Reporting to: Shift Manager
  • Salary: £10.58 per hour
  • Hours of work: Days, 4 on 4 off, 06:00-18:00hrs
Key Tasks and Responsibilities:
  • To ensure the Production department is adequately supplied with the necessary equipment i.e. trays, MU’s, pallets, film etc.
  • To collect and deliver correct packaging to the Production area from the Packaging store.
  • To ensure that all equipment e.g. MU's, trays, pallets and packaging etc are stored correctly and safely as appropriate
  • To ensure effective communication at all times
  • To load and unload vehicles as directed by your line manager
  • To ensure that product is correctly loaded, secured on pallets and safely stored
  • To ensure that stock is located and rotated accordingly
  • To utilise downtime by cleaning and tidying line/ packaging store and/or work area e.g. wiping down, tidying up bags, sweeping up potatoes
Key attributes skills and abilities:

The ideal candidate will:

  • Have a valid Forklift license ITSSAR, AITT or RTITB standard
  • Be able to pay close attention to detail and adhere to company procedures
  • Have excellent communication and organisational skills
  • Be flexible (holiday and absence cover across all shifts as necessary)
Closing date: 13 March 2020