FLT Counterbalance driver

  • East Midlands
  • Full Time
  • Leicester
  • 29/07/2020
  • Up to £21840 per annum
  • FLT Driver Jobs

Encore are recruiting multi skilled operative / FLT driver to join a well-established and growing business based in Leicester,Braunstone LE3.


  • £21 840 per annum
  • Working hours 06:00 – 18:00 4 on 4 off

  • Opportunity for additional shifts
  • Permanent position


  • Using a variety of mobile plant – including fork lifts, clamp trucks and shovel loaders;
  • Loading and offloading vehicles in a timely manner- including containers, flat bed lorries, curtain side lorries, ensuring the material is of the correct quality;
  • Ensuring mobile plant is clean and in good working order – documenting condition and reporting defects;
  • Controlling the quality of incoming material on a day to day basis and providing feedback to the materials quality and Yard Supervisors; completing relevant documentation accordingly;
  • Operating fixed plant to a high standard ensuring daily maintenance and cleaning is undertaken
  • Maintaining high standard of housekeeping on site on a day to day basis;
  • Ensure compliance with relevant Health, Safety and Environmental Legislation;
  • To maintain housekeeping of defined equipment areas to appropriate gmp / 5s and best practice systems;
  • Ensuring aspects of Operational and noise management plans are adhered to at all times;
  • Undertaking any other duties to meet on-going needs of the organization;

Essential Skills & Qualities

  • Previous experience in using mobile plant mandatory
  • Previous experience in operating balers desired but not essential as training will be provided
  • Previous work experience in the recycling industry desired but not essential
  • Able to think creatively, act on own judgement with minimal supervision and work as part of a team
  • Integrity and initiative
  • Good attention to detail and focus on quality
  • Ability to prioritise workload effectively
  • Results driven; focused on achieving required objectives and targets
  • Self-motivated, with a desire for continual improvement
  • Flexible and adaptable in order to achieve the aims of the business

Apply now or email your CV over to ipovozajeva@encorepersonnel.co.uk or call us on 0116 262 0651

Encore Personnel are an Equal Opportunities Employer. Specialist Recruiters in the Technical/engineering, Industrial, Driving, Energy, Professional and Contact Services sectors. Supplying nationally.

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