3.5T Van Driver

3.5 Tonne Van Driver


£8.83 to £9.00 per hour | Stoke on trent, Staffordshire | Temporary Ongoing



3.5 Tonne Van Driver Position Overview


  • Experienced 3.5 Tonne Van Drivers needed for immediate start – shifts available now!
  • Making a number of deliveries and/or collections across the UK
  • Based out of Stone/Stoke-on-Trent/Derbyshire and Cheshire


3.5 Tonne Van Driver Position Requirements


  • Full UK Driving Licence or equivalent (with no more than 6 points)
  • A minimum of 6 months UK 5tonne Van experience
  • A good level of physical fitness is an advantage


3.5 Tonne Driver Position Benefits


  • £8.72 to £9.00 per hour dependent on shift and contract
  • Flexible work – long term and short term contracts available
  • 24/7 support and assistance
  • PAYE, Umbrella and Limited Companies welcome
  • Length of shift caries but you will be paid for a minimum of 8 hours


Send an updated CV  to driving@directrecruitment-uk.co.uk


All applications received on evenings and weekends, will be contacted between the hours of 8:30am to 5:30pm, Monday to Friday.

Counterbalance Forklift

FLT Operative (Counterbalance)


£9.50 per hour | Stone| Temp Ongoing


Job Profile for FLT Operative (Counterbalance) 


We have an opportunity for a Fork Lift Truck Operative to be based with our client in Stone.


This is a temporary on-going contract, and will involve using a counterbalance FLT in a busy warehouse environment. This role will involve some heavy lifting, so applicants will need to consider this when applying.


FLT Operative (Counterbalance) Position Overview


  • Loading and Unloading goods
  • Transferring goods throughout the warehouse
  • Some heavy lifting of goods when loading and unloading pallets etc
  • Other warehouse duties as required


FLT Operative (Counterbalance) Position Requirements


  • Valid Counterbalance licence
  • Relevant experience to undertake the role
  • Candidates must be comfortable with heavy lifting


FLT Operative (Counterbalance) Position Remuneration


  • £9.50 per hour
  • Monday to Friday – some flexibility on hours
  • Temporary position


Suitable applicant skills may include: Warehouse, Fork lift Truck, Counterbalance, Logistics, Warehouse Operative


For more information or to apply for this position, please submit your CV to this advert, or ask for Hayley on 01785 819880, or send your enquiry to industrial@directrecruitment-uk.co.uk

We look forward to hearing from you!

Direct Recruitment (Midlands) Ltd are acting as a Recruitment Agency in relation to this vacancy.


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Counterbalance Forklift Driver

These roles are crucial to the continued performance of the company with key skills listed below are essential.

Skills Required:

  • A “can do” attitude
  • Reliable
  • Motivated
  • Aptitude to learn new skills
  • Flexible

Candidates MUST have:

  • You must have worked within a manufacturing environment previously.
  • The ability to communicate fluently verbally and written
  • A valid FLT counterbalance licence is required
  • Careful attention to detail.

Hours and Pay:

  • Starting pay rate is £10.00 per hour
  • Pay will rise after 13 weeks are completed
  • Possible temp to perm for the right candidate
  • Training will be provided, and the rate of pay will be reflected as milestones are achieved
  • Shifts are 4 on, 4 off on rotational shifts, so flexibility is essential

Additional Benefits/requirements:

  • Starting pay rate is £10.00 per hour, after the 13-week probation, your pay will be increased.
  • Additional hours available to cover holiday/sickness
  • Own transport required
  • Flexibility is essential concerning shifts as they are rotational
  • Telescopic and Backhoe training advantageous

HGV 1 Trunking



Temp ongoing

Overview about the role and company: –

  • Guaranteed 8 hour minimum paid shift
  • Monday to Friday-weekends paid extra
  • EXCELLENT rates of pay
  • Choose start times

Duties & Responsibilities: –

  • A minimum of 12 months LGV 1  experience required.
  • Trunking experience is essential
  • No more than 6 points on licence.

Hours: –

  • Monday to Friday nights
  • 3pm to 11.45pm start time

HGV 1 Driver


HGV 1 Drivers

Immediate starts – ongoing contracts

Working with a well established family business.


Urgently Required for DAY work

  • Guaranteed 8-hour minimum paid shift.
  • Excellent rates of pay
  • 3 Drops per day

Duties & Responsibilities: –

  • A minimum of 1 year LGV 1 experience required.
  • A driving assessment may be required, dependent on contract.
  • No more than 6 points on licence.
  • Must have Rachet and strapping experience
  • Double Deckers are in regular use

Hours: –

  • 4am-6am starts
  • Shifts immediately available
  • Some temporary to permanent positions available


Suitable applicants skills may include: Class 1, LGV1, HGV1, Tramping, Trunking, Shunting, Handballing, Long-haul, Tanker, Artic, Rigid, Curtain side, Tilt Frame, Chilled, Roll-on/roll-off,

If you are interested please send an updated CV for the attention of Sue Frost to driving@directrecruitment-uk.co.uk  or for an immediate chat call Sue on 01785 819880 or 07970 541575 during office hours.

All applications received on evenings and weekends, will be contacted between the hours of 08:30am to 5:00pm, Monday to Friday.