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Permanent Forklift Driver Magherafelt

Posted 2 months ago

Forklift Driver

First Choice is recruiting a permanent full time forklift driver on behalf of their client based in Magherafelt. Immediate start required.

Essential Criteria

  • Experienced with a variety of tools and equipment. Know how to most effectively use the tools to get the job done quickly and in a safe manner.
  • Current forklift licence ( preferably counterbalance and combi licence )
  • Ability to differentiate between different steel sections and plates
  • Experience of lifting and moving long lengths of steel sections
  • Ability to load lorries to maximise load content
  • Strong team player with the ability to communicate effectively
  • Ability to comprehend, read and write English fluently, and follow verbal and written instructions
  • Demonstrate that you have taken responsibility for quality, quantity and inspection of work performed

Desirable Criteria

  • Technical awareness with the ability to read drawings or work instructions;
  • Previous experience of paint/powder/surface treatment operations;
  • Previous experience of fabrication and assembly operations;
  • Knowledge of ERP or MRP systems would be a distinct advantage;
  • Computer literate. 

Job Role

  • Maintain security of the site and ensure storage is in line with environmental, health and safety guidelines
  • Take delivery of goods into the yard with the use of forklifts where required
  • Ensure that goods are checked off in an accurate and timely manner checking for damages and correct quantity and that records are updated accordingly
  • Assist drivers to ensure all materials are secure on vehicles to enable safe transportation and to avoid any loss or damage
  • Move material/items between different stages of the production process ensuring smooth production flow and avoiding disruptions/delays

Additional Information

  • Day shift 7:30am – 4:45pm Overtime may be available
  • Rates of pay is negotiable depending on experience (The right person will get the right money)
  • Weekly pay
  • Holiday pay accrued from first day of employment
  • Pension Scheme

If the above appeals to you then please call Aaron on 028 25648477 for more information or alternatively please send your CV to the link provided.



Permanent Forklift Driver Magherafelt

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