Forklift Operator


Job Description

Forklift Driver – Shipping and Logistics
Location: Inverness, Scotland

Company Overview: Join a leading shipping and logistics company in Inverness, dedicated to providing reliable and efficient transportation solutions to clients. With a focus on customer satisfaction and operational excellence, our client are committed to delivering goods safely and on time, every time.

Position Overview: We are currently seeking a skilled Forklift Driver to join our clients team and contribute to the smooth operation of shipping and logistics operations. The successful candidate will play a key role in safely loading and unloading freight, organizing warehouse space, and supporting other logistics activities as needed. This is a temporary position with potential to become for the right person.

Key Responsibilities:
1.Forklift Operation: Safely operate forklifts and other material handling equipment to load, unload, and transport freight within the warehouse and shipping yard.
2.Inventory Management: Assist with inventory control by accurately recording incoming and outgoing shipments and organizing warehouse space to optimize storage capacity.
3.Quality Assurance: Ensure that all freight is handled with care and attention to prevent damage during loading, unloading, and transportation.
4.Health and Safety Compliance: Adhere to all safety protocols and procedures to maintain a safe working environment for yourself and your colleagues.
5.Team Collaboration: Work closely with warehouse staff, supervisors, and other team members to coordinate shipping and receiving activities and meet operational deadlines.
Valid forklift operator certification.
Proven experience operating forklifts in a warehouse or logistics environment.
Strong attention to detail and a focus on safety.
Excellent organizational skills with the ability to prioritize tasks effectively.
Good communication skills and the ability to work well within a team.

Competitive hourly wage commensurate with experience.
Opportunities for overtime and career advancement within the company.
Comprehensive benefits package, including health insurance and retirement savings plan.
A supportive work environment with opportunities for training and professional development.

How to Apply: If you are a reliable and experienced Forklift Driver looking for a new opportunity to join a dynamic team in the shipping and logistics industry, please submit your cv to Kirsty Heughan at (url removed). We look forward to hearing from you!