Peterborough
Huntingdon

peterborough@recruitmint.com

Peterborough
17 Church Walk, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire PE1 2TP

Huntingdon
4 High Street, Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, PE29 3TE

27th September 2021

Counterbalance Operative

Posted in:
Recruitmint
    Published
    November 24, 2021
    Location
    Papworth Everard, United Kingdom
    Category
    Job Type
    Job Reference
    35015
    Salary From
    11
    Salary To
    11
    Salary Per
    Hour
    Salary Currency
    GBP
    Sector
    Industrial
    Contact Name
    Ryan Swales
    Contact Telephone
    01733 802500

    Description

     

    Job description

     

    Our Client are a organic produce and dairy products operation situated in Papworth Everard just outside of Cambridge.

    Due to a long term member of staff leaving them, they are currently seeking a replacement counterbalance Operative on a temp to perm basis to assist them with their rapidly growing business.

     

    Tasks and responsibilities -

    - Loading and unloading of vans and 7.5 tonne vehicles with product

    - Moving of goods and placing them safely in assigned locations

    - Completion of relevant paperwork where necessary

    - Picking of items with counterbalance to assist order pickers

    - Some handballing of products where necessary

    - Basic vehicle safety checks at start and end of shifts

    - Any other reasonable request delegated by management team

     

    Ideal Candidate -

    - In possession of an in date Counterbalance licence

    - Comfortable working in a slightly chilled environment (7-9 degrees c)

    - No issues with early starts

    - Previous experience of forklift operation in a fast paced work environment

    - Versatile person willing to ''muck in'' and help elsewhere when necessary

    - Basic goods in and goods out knowledge advantageous

    - Flexible and ''can do attitude''

    - Reliability is a must due to the nature of the operation

    - Punctual

    - Someone open to develop new skills and willing to learn

    - A good communicator who is calm under pressure

    Working Hours -  Either 04.30-14.30 any 5 days from 6 Monday-Saturday

                                       16.00 - 00.00 any 5 days from 6 Sunday-Friday

    This is a real opportunity to join a growing business with a good reputation in their field.

    Additional opportunities for progression and development will be available for the right candidates and a £250 signing on bonus upon completion of 14 weeks and going on to a full time contract.

    It should also be noted that whilst the role is predominantly forklift driving, other general Warehouse duties will be expected when necessary to aid your colleagues.

    If this sounds like a role youd be interested in, please click the apply button or contact Ryan at Recruitmint at your earliest convenience on  01733802500 .

     

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    WAREHOUSE AND FORKLIFT

    OPERATIVES WANTED

    IMMEDIATELY!



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