FLT Driver - Nights

  • Job Reference: 102703
  • Date Posted: 10 September 2021
  • Recruiter: Easy Web Recruitment
  • Location: Wolverhampton
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Full Time Flex
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

FLT Driver - Nights

A.F. Blakemore & Son Ltd is the 60th largest privately owned company in the UK. This forward thinking family-owned business began life in 1917 as a counter-service grocery store, and has grown from these humble beginnings into a company that now owns 280 SPAR Stores and employs more than 7,500 people across the group with a turnover in excess of £1 billion.

The purpose of this role is the accurate and efficient replenishment, ferrying and bulk storage control within the depot

FLT Driver Responsibilities:

• Accurate and systematic replenishment of picking fixtures
• The efficient use of bulk storage space
• Accurate labelling / re-labelling of all bulk storage pallets
• Adhering to stock rotational procedures
• Transfer of bulk stock from the goods inwards area into correct picking fixture / bulk storage area
• Accurate recording of all stock movements onto the bulk storage systems (SMS) or onto supplementary manual bulk storage documents

FLT Driver Requirements:

• Demonstrable experience in operation of a fork lift truck is essential
• Warehousing and transport experience desired
• Reliably follows instructions and procedures
• Ability to produce accurate work within agreed timescales
• Excellent communication skills and the capacity to build good working relationships with colleagues and customers
• Keen and enthusiastic approach to working both in a team and independently
• High level order picker licence would be an advantage (but not essential)

Location: Fresh Foods Hilton Cross, West Midlands
Department: Logistics, Distribution & Warehouse
Contract type: Permanent
Hours: 40 Hours per Week, Flexible shifts Sun-Thurs e.g. 7pm-3am
Salary: Competitive Rates - including night shift allowance
Benefits: Company Pension Scheme, Life Cover, Staff Discount, Long Service Awards, Cycle to Work Scheme, Employee Volunteering Opportunities, Savings Scheme

Closing date for applications: 2nd October, 2021

You may have experience of the following: FLT Driver, Forklift Truck Driver, Counterbalance FLT, Reach FLT, Goods In, Goods Out, Distribution, Warehouse Operative, Warehouse Assistant, Distribution Centre Operative, Distribution Centre Assistant, etc.

Ref: 102 703