FLT Driver Production Operatives

Job Title: FLT Driver Production Operatives
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Loughborough, Leicestershire
Salary: £8.20 - £9.38 per hour + night shift allowance
Start Date: ASAP
REF: J597
Contact Name: Sophie Clayton
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description

We are urgently recruiting for FLT Drivers/ Production Operatives to join a landscaping and building materials manufacturer near Loughborough. NIGHT SHIFT. Candidates must have a valid counterbalance FLT licence, have previous heavy manufacturing experience and be willing to work in all areas of the factory. A mechanical background is also ideal.


*£8.20 per hour with overtime payable after 39 hours
*Additional night shift allowance paid
*48 hour week Monday to Thursday
*Temporary ongoing position


*NIGHT SHIFT: Monday to Thursday 5pm to 5am
*48 hour working week
*Some additional flexibility may be required as per the needs of the business


*Working as part of a targeted production team to manufacture landscaping and building materials including concrete slabs
*Operating heavy machinery, including presses
*Quality checking work
*FLT driving around the factory and yard areas, including loading, off-loading and stacking
*Shrink-wrapping finished products
*General factory duties such as cleaning down machinery, shovelling cement and maintaining the cleanliness of the production environment

*Due to the shift start times and location, own reliable transport is essential as public transport cannot be relied upon to get to work
*Candidates MUST have a valid counterbalance FLT licence (in-house training not accepted)
*Candidates must have experience working in a heavy manufacturing environment, such as with building materials, concrete or stone
*Evidence of a mechanical background is a distinct advantage
*A strong understanding of hydraulics and pneumatics would also be advantageous
*Must be willing to work in all areas of the factory and willing to engage in any tasks required as per the needs of the business
*Must have a strong work ethic and be able work effectively both independently and as part of a targeted production team

The first stage of the application process is to apply online. If you would like any more information about this vacancy before applying, please feel free to contact us and ask for Sophie. If you have not been contacted by telephone or email within 7 days of your application, you have been unsuccessful on this occasion. Unless you notify us otherwise, we will retain your CV and covering letter on our database and may contact you with other job opportunities in the future.

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