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Forklift Reach Driver

  • £10.5 - £11.5 per hour
  • Birmingham
  • Posted: 14/10/2021
  • Temporary
  • Job Ref: 806100012

Job Details

Are you looking for a long-term position with a view on earning an excellent rate of up to £11.50 per hour, with plenty of opportunities to work overtime? We are recruiting experienced Forklift Reach Drivers to join a key logistics supplier, conveniently located in the south of Birmingham.This is a renowned logistics company, who pride themselves on excellent service within the transport and logistics field.In turn, as a Forklift Reach Driver the company will offer a starting rate of £10.50 per hour on day shifts, and £11.50 per hour for nights.Warehouse packer shift patterns will be 4 on 4 off as per below -

  • 06:30 - 18:30 - Day shift (12 hours)
  • 18:30 - 06:30 - Night Shift (12 Hours)
Overtime will be paid at a rate of time and a half for any hours worked once you have completed your full block of 4 day shifts.You must possess Reach FLT licence, ideally with a minimum of 1 year experience.Working for a global market leader in the logistics industry, your duties as a Forklift Reach Driver will include but not limited to -
  • Moving pallets in the warehouse
  • Happy to work 12 hour shifts
  • Safe and responsible Reach Driver, practicing observation at all times
  • Ability to work under pressure and to deadlines
  • Duties involve regular and repetitive light, medium and heavy lifting off the truck.
  • Operating the MHE in sometimes very narrow gangways and loading wagons within very tight deadlines
The ideal candidate will have the following attributes -
  • Consistent accuracy and attention to detail
  • Used to working in a physically demanding environment
  • Flexible to shifts and start times
  • Must be hardworking and reliable
  • Official Reach certification only (RTITB, ITTSAR etc.)
  • Good communication skills
  • Team player
The positions are based in Tyseley and offers free parking , accessible by public transport and offers canteen facilities.Interested? If you would like us to contact you to organise a registration with Pertemps please click apply and send over your up to date CV!! Alternatively please email or call 07721 884352.