FLT Counterbalance

Job ref. TVFLT0507


£12-12.50 per hour


Contract: Full time

Higher pay rate is achieved by: After working 12 continuous weeks

  • Licence - Car/Van Driving Licence (Category B)

The Best Connection are currently recruiting for Counterbalance FLT Drivers for a well known client in the Hartlepool area.

This is an exciting opportunity that has the potential to become permanent following a successful 12 week training period.

Own transport would be an advantage but not essential due to the location of work.

The role Includes:

  • Loading and Unloading from wagon's and trucks
  • Completion of warehouse paperwork
  • Safe storage of the product
  • General housekeeping of a very busy and large warehouse
  • Adhering to security and site safety rules whilst wearing the correct PPE

The candidate:

  • Have an in date FLT Counterbalance B1 certificate (ITTSAR / RTITB accredited)
  • Have a keen attitude and be willing to learn the role over time
  • Be reliable and have excellent timekeeping

Hours of work:

  • Monday to Friday during training period - 2 shift weekly rotation of 06.00am - 15.00pm and 15.00pm - 00.00am
  • On completion of training - 4on, 4off rotation

Pay Rates:

  • £12.00 per hour (during training)
  • £12.50 per hour (following successful training)

Benefits of working for The Best Connection include:

  • On-going assignments
  • Weekly pay
  • Holiday entitlement
  • Personal accident insurance
  • On-line payslips
  • Pension provision

Suitable candidates will be invited to register online via our digital on-boarding system

  • Hourly rate as above (not age dependent)
  • 28 days Paid Annual Leave pro-rata for PAYE (inclusive of statutory holiday)
  • Apprenticehsip/Qualification gaining opportunites
  • Canteen
  • Ongoing Assignment
  • Possible permanent position following a successful trial period
  • Training Provided
Hartlepool, Durham
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