Forklift Driver – Counterbalance/Reach/Electric Pallet 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 numerous Forklift Drivers/Warehouse Operative, who must have an in date/valid Counterbalance, Reach and Electric Pallet Truck Licences to work at our clients multiple sites across Hull.

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
  • Assemble orders for delivery and checking quantities and quality to paperwork
  • Using SAP and other technology efficiently and effectively
  • Manual handling and general warehousing duties
  • Work in safe and clean manner in accordance with company polices and procedures

The Ideal Candidate

  • You must hold a valid and in date Counterbalance and Reach Forklift 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 have you own transport as you will be required to work across multiple sites across the city
  • 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 flexible 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 – Friday

37 Hour week

Shift patterns are subject to location and range from

06:00 – 14:00

07:00 – 15:00

08:00 – 16:00

Rates of Pay

First 12 Weeks

Basic – First 37 Hour – £10 p/h

Overtime £13.00 p/h

Saturdays £14 p/h

Sunday £18 p/h

After 12 Weeks

Basic – First 37 Hour – £11.81 p/h

Overtime £15.70 p/h

Saturdays £17.71 p/h

Sunday £23.61 p/h

Other Benefits

On Site Car Parking

Pension Contribution

Uniform Provided

Subsidised Canteen

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

or feel free to call Sabreena on 07808 860379

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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