Production Operative/FLT Driver (Temp to Perm)

  • Location
    Rochester, Kent
  • Salary
    £ 10.3 - £ 15.45 / Hourly
  • Category
    Industrial & Manufacturing and Production - Fork Lift Truck
  • Job type
    Temporary contract
  • Industry
    Industrial and Manufacturing
  • External Reference

We are recruiting for Fork Lift drivers to join one of our well established manufacturing clients on the out skirts of Rochester. This organisation have a family feel environment and are looking for hard working and reliable candidates that are looking to secure a permanent role. There is huge earning potential for candidates with overtime providing the opportunity to earn £37.5K per year and beyond that.

You will be part of a small team each shift working towards achieving production targets. We are looking for candidates that enjoy working as part of a team and have a strong work ethic. You will be running production machinery as well as working on the fork lift so require candidates that also enjoy a hands on role.

This role offers the opportunity to secure a permanent contract after a trial period for an industry leading local employer that can provide future development and training to progress within the business.

Candidates will require a valid B2 Counterbalance Forklift licence (5 tonne) and their own transport due to location.


  • The main purpose of the job is to operate the plant safely and correctly

  • Continuous and regular quality checks and monitoring of production process

  • Providing raw material to production line

  • Moving finished product safely to yard

  • Maintain equipment and ensure continuous running of the machines

  • Proper shift hand over ensuring machines are cleaned out for next shift

  • General housekeeping duties

  • Working safely following H&S guidelines

  • Working on a rotating shift pattern (includes days and nights)


  • Overtime paid above 40 hours at 1.5

  • Enhanced rates for any weekend overtime

  • Weekly pay whilst temping

  • 25 days holiday a year from day one

  • Temp to perm opportunity

  • Future development and training opportunities

  • Free parking on site

Please apply now to secure an interview!!!! Immediate starts to be arranged.

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