Forklift Truck Operator Jobs in Retford – England – UK at Engineering Direct Ltd

Title: Forklift Truck Operator

Company: Engineering Direct Ltd

Location: Retford – England – UK

Type: Contract

Category: Engineering, Manufacturing

Salary: Salary 10.97 GBP Hourly GBP 10.97 HOUR


Our Client is a leading manufacturer and supplier of concrete and aggregate products to the construction industry.


Operation of FLT safely and efficiently carrying out daily safety checks

Operation of fixed production plant

Dispatching and controlling the quality of product

Maintaining a high standard of housekeeping keeping areas clean, tidy and hazard free

Deal with all daily issues professionally and liaise with site management on a regular basis

To carry out the daily plant inspections and where a problem exists notify management immediately

Be responsible for the plant assets that are entrusted to you ie materials, plant buildings, and equipment and stores used therein and efficient employment of them.

To contribute the effective and efficient operation of all plant operations from the primary stockpile onwards

To react promptly and effectively to site breakdowns by liaising with maintenance and assisting where needed.

To monitor and ensure that all production data, plant stoppages, breakdowns, and logs are documented correctly.

To inspect, carry out and ensure that plant routines are regularly adhered to and that the cleanliness of the plant mechanism, plant area, adjacent buildings, and equipment are at all times properly and regularly inspected, cleaned in accordance with site instructions.

To carry out other reasonable tasks within the scope of your operation and abilities as and when required.

Person Specification

A highly motivated individual with drive and enthusiasm

Ability to work as part of a 7 day a week operation as required.

We are looking for a highly motivated Operative with drive and enthusiasm to work as part of a team

Excellent communication and team working skills

Good organisational skills

Ability to work to deadline

Previous experience within a similar industry

Ideally with a FLT licence of 8 tonne and above

Hours Monday to Friday.

Either 6am – 2pm or 7am – 3pm

Weekday and Saturday overtime where required

Please call if you are interested in this position.

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