Fork Lift Truck driver – Counterbalance

Location: Oldham,Greater Manchester
Position Type: Temporary
Rate information/Working hours: £8.75 - morning rate first 12 weeks
£9.43 - morning rate after 12 weeks
£9.75 - afternoon rate first 12 weeks
£10.51 - afternoon rate after 12 weeks

Forklift driver positions available in Oldham.

Our client, a well-established furniture component manufacturer within walking distance of Oldham town centre, is looking for experienced FLT Counterbalance Drivers with availability for mornings, afternoons or nights.

This role may be split between FLT and warehousing duties. Heavy lifting will be involved.

Your duties may involve:

  • Driving FLT’s (loading/unloading)
  • Handballing
  • Picking orders (FLT)
  • Using computers

You must hold a valid FLT counterbalance licence to be considered for this role.

Hours and rates: (40 hours)

– Mornings 7am-4pm Mon-Thur & 7am-1pm on Fridays. £8.75p/h rising to £9.43p/h after 12 weeks.

– Afternoons 3pm-11.30pm Mon-Thur & 3pm-8pm on Fridays. £9.75p/h rising to £10.51p/h after 12 weeks.

– Nights 4pm-2am Mon-Thurs £10.00p/h rising to £11.22p/h after 12 weeks.

Overtime paid at ‘time and a half’.

This is an opportunity to secure regular working hours on an ongoing temporary basis. There may be permanent opportunities in the future for the successful applicant.

To apply, please forward your CV or call Ashleigh on 0161 749 9239


Contact: HEADS B Industrial Division (
Posted on website: 04/05/2018

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