Forklift Truck Driver


Job Description

Competitive Salary & Discretionary Performance Bonus & Benefits

With lots of exciting plans in the pipeline, there’s never been a better time to join Avant Homes, let us tell you why

Avant Homes is a housebuilder operating in Scotland, the North East of England, across Yorkshire and the East and West Midlands, with eight regional offices employing over 600 people.

We have ambitious growth plans and are looking for passionate individuals to help us achieve them. Our mission is to provide affordable yet aspirational homes to our communities, ensuring that new homes are accessible and attainable for all with a product suitable for everyone.

Avant Homes are proud to employ local people across our developments and within our regional offices, teamwork is key to everything that we do.

We are looking for people who want to be a part of something special, so why not start the foundations and build your career with us today?

The Role

Are you a Telescopic Forklift Truck Driver keen to make your move into a quality driven business? Do you want to be a part of a friendly, driven onsite team helping create our quality homes?

If the answer is yes, then look no further your next career could be with us!

We are currently recruiting for an experienced Telescopic Forklift Truck Driver to join our Construction team at our brand new development – Honeyman Park in Armadale, Scotland (EH48).

This is an exciting opportunity for experienced Telescopic Forklift Truck Driver to join our business.

The successful candidate will possess previous experience of working for a new homes’ developer.

Key duties and requirements

Joining our team as Telescopic Forklift Truck driver, you will be responsible for but not limited to;

  • The loading, unloading and moving of materials.
  • Working alongside and assisting a number of sub-contractors and trades, ensuring that materials are available to them as and when required.
  • Ensuring the site is tidy and presentable.
  • Maintaining a clean working environment.
  • Forklift maintenance.
  • Assisting the Site Manager in material management, reporting discrepancies and product defects.
  • Assisting the site management team in maintaining excellent customer service, health and safety and build quality.

Who are we looking for?

To be successful as our Telescopic Forklift Truck Driver, you will hold previous experience of working within a similar role.

To be considered for this role you must also possess;

  • Enthusiasm to work within a quality driven business.
  • A ‘Can Do’ attitude is vital as you will be presented as a direct representative of the wider Construction team and regional business
  • Experience of working onsite as a Forklift Truck driver for a new homes’ developer.

If this sounds like you, join us and be a part of Avant’s future success!