Wash Area Forklift Driver

To ensure that the supply of raw materials to the packing lines is conducted in a timely and accurate manner to minimise downtime.

  • Location: March
  • Reporting to: Despatch & Wash Area Manager
  • Salary: £10.99 per hour
  • Hours of work: 18:00hrs - 02:30hrs
Key Tasks and Responsibilities:
  • To ensure that the supply of raw materials to the packing lines is conducted in a timely and accurate manner to minimise downtime.
  • To scan all products into lines ensuring accuracy at all times.
  • To select and locate stock.
  • To ensure effective communication at all times.
  • Always ensure you adhere to company procedures, policies and guidelines.
  • To maintain accuracy in record keeping systems - both manual and computerised where applicable.
  • To comply with all Organic requirements and procedures.
  • To utilise downtime by cleaning and tidying line and/or work area e.g. wiping down, tidying up bags, sweeping up potatoes etc, ensuring the ‘clean as you go’ procedure is adhered to at all times.
  • To ensure the safe operation of machinery in accordance with the safe system of work e.g. Barrels / De Stoner, box tipper etc.
  • To support operator lead maintenance by reporting issues/faults to your line manager.
Key attributes skills and abilities:

The ideal candidate will:

  • Be able to pay close attention to detail and adhere to company procedures
  • Be a team player, decision maker, able to prioritise and work under pressure
  • Have excellent communication and organisational skills
  • Be flexible (holiday and absence cover across all shifts as necessary)
  • Have a valid Forklift licence ITSSAR, AITT or RTITB standard.
Closing date: 26 February 2019