Forklift Driver

  • fulltime
  • Chilton, DL17 0SG
  • GBP 11.55 to 0.0 Hour

We are working on behalf of a Sheet Metalwork leading supplier of sheet metal and tubular components, assemblies and light fabrications to customers throughout the UK employing over 200+ people.

The precision fabrication company provides the full range of subcontract engineering services, including tube and sheet laser cutting, tube and sheet bending, fabrication, powder coating and assembly from factory in County Durham. They are looking to add three Forklift Truck Drivers to their already established team, roles will become permanent for the right people.

The Role:

Working on dayshift initially with a view to moving onto a 2-shift rotation, applicants must have a valid counterbalance forklift licence, and will be responsible for moving products within the warehouse as well as loading and unloading wagons; therefore warehouse experience is essential.

Knowledge of working to and understanding engineering drawings is preferred but not essential.

The ability to work unsupervised is required as although in a team of approx. 10 people the individual will be required to work through various jobs without assistance.  

2 Shift System:

Week 1: 14:30 - 23:00 Monday to Thursday and 12:30 - 19:00 on Friday

Week 2: 06:00 - 14:30 Monday to Thursday and £06:00 - 12:30 on Friday 

Pay: £11.55 per hour

  • engineering drawings
  • counter balance
  • Forklift Operating