FLT Driver/Production Line Operative
Our client is looking to recruit an on-going temporary FLT Driver (Counterbalance)/Production Line Operative for an immediate start to work at their busy LPG Filling Plant based in Lee Mill, near Ivybridge.
Applicants will be working in an industrial setting, working on a line, filling gas bottles following set work instructions and health and safety procedures. You will be required to carry out safety checks before and after filling. You will also be required to drive the forklift truck to load and offload trailers and pallets. This role involves repetitive manual handling tasks and is based outside, under shelter, in all weathers. Successful candidates will rotate weekly between working on the production line and the Forklift Truck.
Applicants must hold a valid counterbalance licence and full driving licence (car). Candidates will also preferably have experience of working in a production environment, although full training will be provided. You will have good numeric and communication skills. You will also be able to follow verbal instructions, use your own initiative and have the ability to adhere to strict safety rules in a responsible manner.
Due to the location of the business and the lack of public transport in the area, candidates will preferably have their own transport.
The hours will be normally be Monday to Friday, 6.30am - 3.00pm, however some flexibility is required with shift start and finish times when the demand is high. Applicants would be expected to work overtime as and when required, which could include evenings, weekends and bank holidays. Weekly pay.