Counterbalance Forklift Driver – Stores

We are recruiting for a Stores Operative for our client, a large manufacturer based in Rushden.

This role is temp to perm for a successful candidate, after completion of a trial period.

The purpose of the role:
• Assist shipping and receiving unloading trucks and checking in merchandise
• Prepares orders by processing requests and work orders; pulling materials; packing boxes; placing orders in delivery area
• Moving goods packed on pallets or in crates around the storage facility
• Sort and place materials or items on racks, shelves or in bins according to organizational standards
• Liaise with production staff for material requests
• Maintains safe and clean work environment by keeping shelves, pallet area, and work stations neat; Sweep, dust and mop. Organize warehouse and work area for orderliness at all times
• Wear the proper safety equipment
• Performing daily equipment checks such as recharging the truck’s battery
• Assist in stocktakes

Skills, Competencies and Abilities:
• Able to build and maintain a constructive and positive relationship with team members;
• Understand and apply the Company’s expected quality standards and apply to finished goods;
• Ability to take the initiative under pressure and in the absence of detailed information;
• Excellent communication
• Resilience in coping with pressure, often to meet tight deadlines;
• Counterbalance licence essential

Personal Attributes:
• Highly motivated and solutions driven;
• Team player;
• Possess a flexible, supportive and approachable manner;
• Willingness and flexibility to adapt to new methods and tasks;
• Able to represent the Company positively, professionally and with credibility;
• Passionate / energetic
• Can do attitude
• Ability to make things happen
• Good attention to detail
• Ability to Manage priorities under pressure

This vacancy will be Monday – Thursday, 6.30-16:30 with Friday being an optional overtime day

Rate of Pay

£9.00 per hour

Job ID – FltRU

  • Full Time

Job Spec

Reference FltRU
Job Type Full Time
Sector Logistics/Transportation
Location Rushden,Northamptonshire,UK,NN10
Salary £9.00 per hour
Contact Anna Thomas
Phone 01604 808970
Email athomas@universalpersonnel.co.uk
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