Connect Appointments are currently recruiting for an experienced Forklift Drivers for ongoing work in the West Lothian area!!
Our prestigious clients, based in the West Lothian area, are now recruiting for an experienced Forklift Operators for an ongoing temporary positions.
We are looking for a reliable, flexible forklift drivers that can adapt quickly to the changes in shift patterns, candidates should have a good level of oral and written English.
We are looking for an experienced Counter Balance forklift drivers to move packages and material around our clients’ facilities. You will be operating a forklift with the utmost care to ensure efficiency and safety.
Your job could include driving around warehouses, storage spaces and other facilities as well as helping on the warehouse floor, handballing and other manual duties.
You must be a responsible individual with great experience in driving industrial vehicles.
The goal will be to ensure that material and products will always be at the right place at the right time to achieve maximum efficiency.
The roles may vary but will primarily be based around:
Receiving goods in from suppliers
Picking orders from stock pick sheets
Supplying materials to production areas
Stowing away finished goods
Loading trucks with finished palletised goods
Stock / Case counting before dispatch
Preparing dispatch paperwork
Locate and move stock of products to pallets or crates for storage or shipment
Comply with company policies and legal guidelines
Skills required for this forklift driver position include:
The ability to put things in order
Accuracy and attention to detail
Ability to work as part of a team
Proven experience as a forklift operator
Attention to detail and familiarity with industrial equipment
Excellent physical condition and coordination
Valid certification to operate forklifts
Current in-date Counter Balance truck licence
Loading/Unloading – requirement
Good communication skills and understand written instructions
The person must also demonstrate the following personal attributes:
Be honest and trustworthy
Ability to work as part of a team.
As a team player you will be required to have a good work ethic as on occasions throughout the day you may need to case count/handball/stock take etc. so you must have a flexible attitude.
You must have a valid Counter Balance truck certificate, coupled with the experience above, be a team player with a good work ethic. This is a temporary on-going position and can lead to permanent for the right candidate.
The working hours will be Monday – Friday 14:30-23:30.
ESSENTIAL: DUE TO THE LOCATION OF THIS ROLE APPLICANTS MUST HAVE A VALID FULL UK LICENSE.
If you have the relevant skills or experience please call now on 01506449944 and send your most current CV.