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Counterbalance Forklift Drivers

Reference Number: 9731

  • Job LocationLocation: Brigg
  • Job SalarySalary/Rate: 8.83 / Hour
  • Job Contract TypeContract Type: Temp To Perm
  • Employment TypeHours Type: Full Time
  • Job Shift TypeShift Type: 4 Day Rotation
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Job Description

Our client, a large independent company expert in the manufacturing of film-based products for multiple markets, are offering an exciting opportunity for Counterbalance Forklift Drivers in Elsham, North Lincolnshire.

This company are a forward-thinking organisation and are offering temporary to permanent position(s) to join an existing team of hardworking production and forklift operatives to provide a first-class service within the manufacturing operations.

You will be joining a proactive company that develop tailor made customer solutions, therefore, you will be enthusiastic, energetic, motivated and physically fit with excellent time keeping & communication skills who enjoys working as part of a team.

Diverse Employment are working on behalf of the advertised position so should you wish to apply, we would be pleased to hear from you.

Job Summary

Hours of Work

  • 2 days / 2 nights / 4 off (0700 to 1900 / 1900 to 0700)
  • Overtime is available paid at time and half & double time


The following are a list of responsibilities for the Counterbalance Forklift Drivers jobs in Brigg :

  • Working as part of a team
  • Required to bring raw materials in on pallets out of the factory into the warehouse
  • De-bag the pallets into mini silos
  • Manual handling aspects moving 10 tonnes over 12 hours equating to 10 pallets per shift
  • Carrying out quality checks
  • Always have a good understanding of Health & Safety
  • An induction will be carried out (practical & theory)


  • Hold a valid Counterbalance forklift licence
  • Must be numerate and literate


  • Previous experience within manufacturing and/or similar
  • Production experience within packaging environment ideally although not essential
  • Proven record of being a team player

Desired Skills / Qualities

  • Have effective communication skills
  • Be a team player
  • Excellent attention to details
  • Work to deadlines and under pressure
  • Physically fit due to the active nature of this role
  • Be able to stand on your feet for the full shift
  • Motivated, enthusiastic and committed
  • Have the ability to be flexible and open to change
  • Ability to be able to communicate with people at all levels

Job Benefits / Perks

  • Statutory Holidays
  • Pension Scheme
  • Full training provided
  • Increased pay rate once taken on

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