FLT Counterbalance

Job Reference: MN2021-323
Location: Manchester

Salary: £10.50 per hour

Contract Type: Temporary, Full time

Our long-established client, based in the Audenshaw area, is looking to recruit an experienced FLT counterbalance driver working in a fast-paced working environment. Your typical working week is Monday to Friday. Your working hours will either be 7am-4pm or 8am-5pm depending on the company’s needs. The pay for this role is £10.50 per hour. Your FLT licence must be in date and certified (RTITB or equivalent).

The Role of the Job:

  • Operating FLT counterbalance truck to a high standard.
  • Unloading and loading vehicles using FLT.
  • Moving pallets around a very busy warehouse.
  • Working as a part of a team to ensure the line runs smoothly.
  • Quality checking the production process and the product.
  • Support fellow production line operatives and line leaders.
  • Ensure that hygiene and housekeeping standards are always kept.

Requirements of the Individual:

  • Be able to work as part of a team as well as individually.
  • Possess good literacy and numeracy.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Be a strong team player.
  • In date FLT counterbalance licence (RTITB or equivalent).


  • Personal accident insurance available.
  • On-line portal to view payslips and change personal data.

The Best Connection Employment Group Limited was formed in 1991. The company has a network of 80+ branches throughout the UK, from which specialise in the supply of temporary labour to the industrial, HGV, warehouse, and distribution sectors.

Additional Benefits & Requirements

  • 28 days Paid Annual Leave pro-rata for PAYE (inclusive of statutory holiday)
  • Canteen
  • Hourly rate as above (not age dependent)
  • Possible permanent position following a successful trial period

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