Counterbalance FLT With Pallet Truck Licence

  • Full Time
  • Hull
  • Posted 3 weeks ago

SureStaffing Uk Limited are currently working with one of the countries market leading companies in the manufacturing of domestic and commercial heating products and are firm believers on developing and investing in its workforce and have held the Investors in People status for over 20 years.

We are currently looking to recruit several Counterbalance Forklift Drivers who also have a pallet truck licence to work in our clients goods in department on rotating days and night shift patterns

All licences must be in date/valid to work at our clients

Job Role

The main roles and responsibilities involved in this role are as follows but not limited to:

  • Picking products from racking contained with multiple warehouses
  • Loading and unloading products in safe manner on to trailers/curtainsiders
  • Manoeuvring products around the warehouse
  • Assisting with picking and packing products
  • Feeding lines with stock items
  • Using SAP and other technology efficiently and effectively
  • Manual handling and general warehousing duties
  • Work in safe and clean manner in accordance with company policies and procedures

The Ideal Candidate

  • You must hold a valid and in date Counterbalance Licence
  • You must hold a valid and in date Electric Pallet Truck Licence
  • You must have previously worked in a manufacturing/warehouse environment for a minimum of 3 years
  • You must be flexible as this is a hands on role and therefore you must have a can do attitude/approach
  • Must be able to work rotating shift patterns
  • Able to work as a part of a team
  • Good communication skills
  • Experience of SAP technology preferred but not essential
  • Able to follow instruction
  • You must be physically fit due to manual handling involved and be able to stand for long periods of time
  • You must have you own safety boots

This is a permanent on going position for the right candidate and you will be supported to grow and progress as well as being put though paid training and qualifications as and when required. Therefore we are wanting enthusiastic, punctual and reliable candidates who we can put forward for an interview whereby you will meet the relevant department managers and undertake an induction and test on your forklift driving abilities

Working Hours

Monday – Thursday (Occasional Fridays when required during peak periods)

36 Hours week

You will be required to work rotating days and night shift patterns

Rates of Pay


First 12 Weeks

Basic – First 36 Hours – £9.22p/h

Overtime £11.99p/h

Saturdays £12.91p/h

Sunday £16.60 p/h



First 12 Weeks

Basic – First 36 Hours – £10.36p/h

Overtime £11.99 p/h

Saturdays £12.91 p/h

Sunday £16.60p/h


If you are interested in this job and deem yourself suitable then please apply today

SureStaffing UK Limited are acting as an employment business for temporary assignments and an employment agency for permanent placements.

Due to the high volumes of applications we are currently receiving, unfortunately we are only able to contact candidates who are successful in progressing to the next stage. If you have not been contacted within 7 days of your application, then please presume that you have not been successful on this occasion, however we will keep your CV and details on our database for 6 months and as soon as we have a vacancy that suits we will be in touch

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