Forklift Operator

February 27, 2024
£16 - £16

Job Description

Our client, based in East Kilbride, makes, sells and distributes some of the world’s best loved non-alcoholic, ready-made beverages to over 300million customers across 13 countries; the site in East Kilbride produces 18 million cases of drinks per year!

Our client is looking for an experienced forklift driver to start as soon as possible.

Your responsibilities will include;

  • Maintaining safety and housekeeping standards at all times
  • Moving finished goods around the warehouse using SAP (via the vehicle mount unit)
  • Remove new production stock from production conveyors within the ASRS (automated storage and retrieval system)
  • Store the pallets in the Warehouse
  • Unload vehicles delivering full goods into the warehouse
  • Load outbound vehicles to dispatch to customers and other company sites
  • Some manual handling may be required to rebuild damaged pallets

Requirements :

  • Flexibility for all shifts, 24/7 including weekends
  • Valid FLT license
  • Must have at least 1 year experience in driving
  • Double handler experience is desirable

Pay rate: £15.90-£19.73 per hourThere are various shift patterns:

  • Continentals – 3 days (06h00-18h00) 3 nights (18h00-06h00) 3 off or 4 days (06h00-18h00)

4 nights (18h00-06h00) 4 off

  • Monday to Friday shifts

Earlies: 06:00 – 14:00 ( Friday 06:00 – 13:00)

Lates: 14:00 – 22:00 ( Friday 13:00 – 20:00)

Nights: 22:00 – 06:00 ( Friday 20:00 – 03:00)

Successful candidates will be given a comprehensive induction and full training.

Other benefits include;

  • Weekly pay
  • Ongoing contract
  • Accrue paid holidays
  • Access to benefits scheme which includes 100’s of high street discounts and much more!

If you’re looking for a new role and want to work at a global brand manufacturing business apply today for immediate consideration!