Forklift Driver

  • Job Reference: SWR2136
  • Date Posted: 29 August 2019
  • Recruiter: Spider
  • Location: Thetford, Norfolk
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Salary depending on experience
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics, Production & Operatives, Warehouse
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Forklift Driver – Spider are pleased to be working with a well-known family farming business, established in 1939, based in Snetterton Norfolk.  They grow combinable crops, sugar beet and early new season root vegetable production with modern storage for all year-round supply. They are looking for an experienced Forklift Driver to join their team on a full-time, permanent basis, just outside Thetford. 

As a Forklift Driver you will be responsible for operating forklift trucks and loading / unloading lorries and the removal of waste from the premises. 

Skills, Qualifications and Experience:

  • Valid Forklift Licence
  • Previous experience working a warehouse or a similar environment
  • Able to comply with Health & Safety and procedures
  • Previous experience working within the Food industry would be beneficial but not essential

This is a full-time permanent position, offering a negotiable salary depending on experience. Company benefits include; 28 days holiday including bank holidays, discretional bonus scheme, training and progression opportunities. Hours of work are contractually 39 hours per week as a basic, however this role requires flexibility as hours can be higher during harvest time.

If you have the relevant skills and experience, please apply by forwarding an up to date CV as soon as possible. We look forward to hearing from you. 

This vacancy is being advertised and handled by Spider. The regions Fixed Fee Web Recruiter and Online Job Advertiser. We provide an online recruitment advertising and employee selection service in Suffolk, Norfolk, Essex, Cambridgeshire and beyond. 

Additional keywords: Forklift Truck, Senior Warehouse, Warehouse Manager, Counterbalance 

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