FLT Driver (Forklift Truck Driver)

  • Location
    Chester, Cheshire
  • Salary
    £ 11.52 - £ 14.4 / Hourly
  • Category
    Transport & Logistics - Warehousing, Distribution, Logistics
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Industrial and Manufacturing
  • External Reference

Forklift Drivers Required

Multiple positions available We are seeking 4 FLT drivers

Initial temporary contract opportunities

Location: Elton

An excellent opportunity with Encirc for individuals with Fork Lift driving experience to join a FMCG leader who supply their products globally based at a modern facility in Elton.

Multiple contract vacancies, currently including positions available until December 2021 (Extension is possible but we are unable to guarantee at this time)

The purpose of the FLT Driver is to load outbound customer loads & tipping inbound deliveries / transfers, some onsite FLT training can be provided though for this role however we'd love an individual with an experience of FLT work in a similar large scale manufacturing and/or production environment.

APPLY NOW IF INTERESTED: VALID evidence of FLT Certificate/Licence may be requested

Qualities we look for;

  • FLT Certificate is essential

  • Experience operating fork lift truck

  • Willing to train and undertake relevant courses

  • Able to prioritise work based on scheduling and available resources

  • Able to demonstrate a high level of attention to detail

  • Must be a team player who is capable of working on their own initiative

  • Must be flexible in approach to work and shift patterns

  • Should have good oral and written communication skills

  • Excellent time management skills and ability to solve problems.

  • Experience with Double Handling Attachment is beneficial

  • Experience moving Glass and Liquids is beneficial

  • Commitment to Customers

  • People Commitment & Development

  • Sustainability

  • Collaboration

  • High Performance

  • Innovation & Continuous Improvement

  • The successful candidate will be required to adhere to all the company's health & safety policies and procedures and to ensure high house-keeping standards are met at all times.

Apply now, to be considered.


  • Maintain health and safety in the workplace and ensure work is kept in accordance with housekeeping standards

  • Efficient loading of outbound customer loads / transfers.

  • Scanning in / out all alcoholic filled ware.

  • Loading of Lorries, as per pre load check sheet.

  • Completing glass pallet pack checks before despatching of goods.

  • Unloading all Lorries delivering glass pallets/empty pallets.

  • Returning non-conforming pallets upstairs.

  • Bringing scrap pallets to designated areas.

  • Accurate labelling of 3rd party inbound ware.

  • Loading of containers using a mobile ramp.

  • Cleaning of despatch area / warehouse conveyors.

  • Clean as you go at all times

  • Maintain health and safety in the workplace and ensure work area is kept in accordance with housekeeping standards.

Hours/Shifts: Opportunities available on both Days and rotating shift patterns including nights (higher night shift rate would apply to these roles)

Rates vary depending on shift pattern: Day £11.52, Night £14.40, Weekend £19.91 (Days role available but also role on 4on4off pattern available - overtime rates available too)

Apply now to be considered

What's in it for you

Work with a market leader, offering a competitive salary with scope for progression and long term career development.

Teamwork is key, we can support you in an environment that encourages teams to enjoy their work together

Innovation in our industry is paramount to our success, we provide incredible technologies to enable you to impact industry leading changes.

Full training, with a huge focus on making a quality product we offer training to all new employee's, this can lead to future opportunities and chances to grow while you learn.

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Liam Casey