Counterbalance Forklift driver

Job Description

We have a vacancy for a Forklift Truck Operative to be based with our client in Stone, Staffordshire. This role is offered as a 12-week temp to perm position offering a suitable candidate the opportunity to develop a career with a well-established company.



· Safely operating a Counterbalance Forklift Truck

· Manoeuvring palletised goods within the warehouse

· Materials handling between departments

· Unloading and loading received / dispatched pallets

· Other associated duties within the warehouse environment



· Must have a valid Counterbalance Forklift Truck Licence

· Will have previous experience gained from working within a similar role

· Are able to undertake a physical role as above

· Are able to commute to the working location for the hours as described


Hours of work:

This position is working continental shifts, 12-hour shifts, 4 days or nights on, then 4 days off, this does increase the amount of time off, especially with the holiday entitlement.

Candidates should be able to offer a degree of flexibility in line with the client’s requirements.

This position is offered as a ‘temp to perm’ position


Job Ref:

Job Title: Forklift Truck Operative

Location: Stone, Staffordshire

Job Type: Temp to Perm position

Hourly Rate: £9.50 day shift £10.50 night shift, this will rise considerably once offered a permanent contract directly with the company.

Trainee Rotational Moulding Operative

Trainee Rotational Moulding Operative for immediate start.


Full training is provided so no experience is necessary but a ‘can-do’ attitude is essential.


Hours are based on a two shift pattern (6am-2pm, 2pm-10pm) on alternating weeks.


40 hours per week


Starting salary is £8.91 – £9.75 per hour which will increase once fully trained, plus the potential to earn £25-£30 per week bonus.

Residential Support Worker

Support Worker – Residential Care


Up to £9.05 + per hour dependent on experience | Stoke-on-Trent

Part Time Days Permanent Contracts


We are currently recruiting for a bespoke privately owned care company, that is experiencing a fantastic period of growth and have a permanent position available..  We are looking for people with the right attitude and behaviours who want to work in a care environment.  You do not need to have previous experience as a full training and induction package is provided.  They care about their staff and know that you are at the forefront of their high-quality services and in return are offering a competitive salary package and fantastic benefits to their staff.


If you want to make a difference, are you an empathic and compassionate person looking for a career in care?  Then we have just the role for you!


They provide accommodation for people aged 18+ who require personal care and support for people with Learning Difficulties in a small bespoke residential setting.


Care Assistant Position Requirements


You will have a positive passion for improving the lives of the people you care for, and ideally have experience, however full training is provided.


In addition to the above you will need to be reliable and honest


Care Assistant Position Remuneration


  • Free parking
  • In House Training
  • Pension
  • Personal Developments
  • Refreshments – hot & cold



If you feel that you have the right skills and attributes that are required, do not hesitate to apply.  Send a current CV for the attention of Hayley Bent to or call on 01785 819880 for more details.

Recruitment Consultant

Direct Recruitment (Midlands) Limited has been established for over 26 years, and due to continuous expansion, we are looking for an additional consultant to join a well-established team.

We are looking for someone that has experience in sales, both on the telephone and on a face to face basis.

Identify progress and convert sales leads as required. Proactively and consistently strive to identify and obtain new business opportunities.

Manage and profitably develop client relationships

You will Interview and place suitable candidates to meet client requirements in order to achieve revenue in line with business and personal goals.

Ensure that the candidates and clients receive a professional and comprehensive recruitment service at all times.

This role also supports our very busy Driving & Industrial divisions out of ours service, on a rota basis that covers our 24/7 service that we offer to our applicants and clients.

You will need to hold a current driving license, as out of the office meetings with our clients & potential clients will be on a regular basis. A pool car will be available for use.

This position offers a superb opportunity to work for one of the most respected professional independent recruitment agencies in the area.

Machine Operator

Machine Operator

£10.00-£11.00 per hour depending on experience |Stone, Staffordshire| Temp to Perm

Machine Operator

Are you looking for a new and secure position, in these ever-changing times? Do you have Machine Operator experience?

We are looking for a Machine Operator for an expanding and thriving company, to set up and maintain and operate machinery for our partner business in the Stone. we are looking for a keen individual looking to further their career in a reliable, family focused business that is going from strength to strength.

Working hours are Monday to Friday on a rota based 06:00-14:00 then 14:00-22:00

Machine Operator-Overview

  • A good understanding of the print and packaging Industry.
  • Experience of working with print/packaging machinery
  • Machine Operators Experience
  • Good attention to detail
  • Pro-active approach
  • A strong Team Ethic

Please note that due to high volumes of interest this position, we can only consider candidates from a print and packaging background