Forklift Operative (Counter Balance)

Full Time
Posted 5 days ago

We have a vacancy for a Forklift Operative (Counter Balance) to be based with our client in Hixon, 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.


  • You must have worked within a manufacturing environment previously.
  • The ability to communicate fluently verbally and written
  • A valid FLT counterbalance license is required (3 years minimum experience)
  • Telehandler experience would be an advantage.
  • Careful attention to detail.
  • Working shifts are 4 Days on 4 Days off
  • Working both in and outdoors whilst operating your forklift

Hours and Pay:

  • Starting pay rate is £11.50 per hour
  • Pay will rise after 13 weeks are completed
  • 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 £11.00 per hour, after the 13-week probation, your pay will be  increased to £12.55 per hour.
  • Additional hours available to cover holiday/sickness
  • Own transport required

Hours of work:

2 weeks rotating shifts- 0600-1400 1400-2200 2200-0600

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

This position is offered as a ‘Temp to Perm’ position

Job Features

Job CategoryTerm to Perm
Job IndustryIndustrial Vacancies

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