Multi-Skilled Forklift Driver

Our Duns site based in Scottish Borders is looking for a 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.

  • Location: Duns
  • Reporting to: Despatch and Packaging Team Leader
  • Salary: £11.76 per hour
  • Hours of work: 4on 4off shift pattern, 12 hour shifts
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
  • Previous experience within a manufacturing environment
  • Attention to detail
  • Safety awareness
  • Communication and organisation skills
  • Valid Forklift licence of ITSSAR, AITT or RTITB standard is required
  • The ideal candidate will have experience working within a similar role in a manufacturing environment.
Closing date: 08 October 2021