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Forklift Drivers - Reach and Counterbalance X8

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  • Sector:

    Supply Chain & Operations

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  • Salary:

    £23381 per annum, Benefits: Increases following successful period + additional shift allowance (after 12 weeks)

  • Contact:

    Vaillant Belper

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

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Job title:
FLT Driver with Reach and Counterbalance

Location: Belper (DE56 post code)

Contract type: Long term ongoing

Annual Salary: £23,381
The Role:

We are currently recruiting for Reach and Counterbalance Forklift Drivers to start a long term assignment with a reputable company based in Belper - DE56.
The company develops and manufactures its products and services at sites in the United Kingdom as well as Germany, France, Spain, Italy, Slovakia, Turkey and China. Therefore you would be working for an international family-owned company with a heritage of more than 141 years in providing customers with energy-saving and easy to operate solutions for heating, cooling and hot water. 
You will be working for company where efforts are rewarded and your pay is increasing after 4 weeks of driving to high standards and good attendance.

The hourly rate starts at £8.83 days, £9.35 afternoons and £9.85 nights but increasing to £10.80 and over depending on shift following successful probation period. 

Working on three shift pattern - regular Days, Afters and nights (6am -2.30pm; 2.30pm - 11pm, 11pm to 6am Monday to Thursday with 6 hours shifts on a Friday. 

 Skills required:

  • Experience on Reach Truck and Counterbalance
  • Great attention to detail
  • Previous warehouse/ logistic experience
  • Swift and proactive learner
  • Team player
  • Health and Safety

Key information:

  • Immediate starts available for experienced Reach and Counterbalance drivers
  • Long term assignments
  • Monday to Friday operation with possibility of overtime on Saturday (optional)
  • Regular shift patterns but flexibility is a key
  • Own transport needed if not from local area due to shifts start/ finish times.

Main Duties:

  • Line Feeding
  • Stock Rotation
  • Loading and unloading
  • General Forklift Operation


  • Great bonus scheme (up to £700 paid every 6 months after qualifying period)
  • Free parking
  • Great staff facilities
  • Blue Arrow Rewards Scheme
  • Temp to perm opportunities
  • Immaculate working conditions 
  • Only 15 minute drive from nearest City.

Recruitment checks for this role:

  • Valid Reach and Counterbalance license
  • Employment referencing with no gaps

So, If you are experienced forklift driver with valid Reach Truck and Counterbalance license that job is definitely for you so do not hesitate and apply today. 

Click apply today.

You can also text FLT to 07843 211553 and I will call you back to discuss the opportunity. 
We promise to reply to every application within 24 hours Monday to Friday.