Forklift Driver

Job Details

The Company:

Our well-established client specializes in the design and manufacture of innovative, high-performance packaging, from simple corrugated cardboard boxes to highly engineered transit packaging for a multitude of applications and industries. Operating out a modern production facility on the outskirts of Swindon, the company works with clients both locally and throughout the UK.

The Role:

We are looking for an experienced Forklift Driver with valid licenses in Reach and Counter Balance to work in a busy warehouse. The role involves Forklift and general warehouse duties, therefore, communication and computer literacy skills are essential. The warehouse holds a wide range of stock items for our customers. You must be self – motivated and able to work on your own initiative as well as part of a team. Accuracy and efficiency are key to this role as you will be responsible for the final presentation of our Customer products.

Responsibilities:

  • Operating a lift truck safely in a busy warehouse.
  • Locating and picking stocks for customer orders.
  • Loading vehicles in the evening for the following morning’s deliveries.
  • Unloading and locating of any customer returns or supplier collections.
  • Securing and locking up of the site in the evening.
  • Barcode scanning and locating of stock using the warehouse management system.

Qualifications / Experience / Skillset:

  • Able to carry out physical work picking, packing and moving parcels.
  • Current and valid accredited forklift training certificates. (both Reach and Counterbalance)
  • Experience of safely loading and unloading vehicles.
  • Experience of locating and picking stock from a racked warehouse.
  • Basic computer skills.
  • Must be self-motivated to work on his/her own for part of the day.

Hours: 13.30 to 22.00, Monday to Friday

Pay: £8.00 – £10.50 per hour