Multi-Skilled Forklift Driver (Despatch)

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 Duns site based in the Scottish Borders is looking for a Multi-skilled Forklift Driver for its Despatch Department. This role includes ensuring that all product is despatched on time and to customer requirements.

  • Location: Duns
  • Reporting to: Production Manager
  • Salary: £13.85 per hour
  • Hours of work: 18:00-04:30hrs (M/T/W) & 16:00-02:30hrs (T), Nights, Weekly, 2x 15 minutes paid break and 1x 30 minutes unpaid break
Main Responsibilities:
  • Ensuring all orders for delivery/collection are executed correctly
  • Performing all forklift duties effectively, efficiently and safely
  • Complying with all H&S procedures and conducting daily forklift checks as per company policy
  • Ensuring accidents, incidents and dangerous occurrences are reported accordingly
  • Ensuring your departmental work area is kept safe, clean and tidy
  • Ensuring the forklift is operated in accordance with training
Key Attributes:
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good negotiation skills
  • Clear understanding of Health and Safety
  • Computer literate in all Microsoft applications
  • Analytical approach
  • Self-motivated, improvement driven
  • Due to the nature of this role, a valid Forklift licence of ITSSAR, AITT or RTITB standard is required
Closing date: 30 April 2024

Additional Benefits:

We also offer a full training programme, opportunity to develop, pension scheme, life assurance, loyal service awards and free potatoes!

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if we receive sufficient applications for the role.