Forklift Driver

  • Job Reference: GRF-0906
  • Date Posted: 9 June 2021
  • Recruiter: Recroot
  • Location: Grimsby, Lincolnshire
  • Salary: £9.20 to £9.50 Per Hour
  • Sector: Engineering, Manufacturing & Skilled, Industrial, Factory & Production Operatives
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Monika
  • Email:

Job Description

The largest independent flexible packaging manufacturers in the U.K. are continuing to grow and are looking for Warehouse Operatives to join their team.

Permanent role!

The client's warehouse operatives are involved in the supply of materials to and from the manufacturing departments requiring the accurate scanning, dispatch, and recording of materials to maximize service levels and to ensure a safe and efficient workplace.  On occasion, operatives may be required to work within other service areas to support the business needs.


Applicants must hold a Counter Balance Licence (RTITB)

Previous warehouse experience required.


Full in-house training will be given, including pivot steering FLT, reach FLT, PPT & Ride-On PPT offering excellent long-term future career prospects. Working shift patterns, including days and nights, 7 days over a 2 weeks pattern. Applicants must demonstrate a self-motivated approach to their workload, and the ability to work independently and as part of a team. A meticulous eye for detail and a high level of accuracy are required in the recording information to meet quality standards.       

Previous experience within a food environment is preferable, but not essential.       


Starting rate £9.20 per hour, raising to £9.50 per hour after successful completion of the probation period.

Continental Shift Pattern:

  • Working 7 days over a 14 day period
  • The average pay will be 43 hours per week
  • Working 5/2 shift pattern
  • Week one            Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday         DAYS 5.45 am to 6 pm
  • Week two            Wednesday, Thursday                                                  DAYS 5.45 am to 6 pm
  • Week three        Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday         NIGHTS 5.45 pm to 6 am
  • Week four           Wednesday, Thursday                                                   NIGHTS 5.45 pm to 6 am



COVID-19 considerations:  All measures in place in accordance with government guidelines to protect the workforce

On-site Parking available

PPE Provided



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All applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

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