PERMANENT FLT Counterbalance driver

£24024 per annum

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

  • £24,024 per annum
  • Working hours 06:00 - 18:00 4 on 4 off
  • Opportunity for additional shifts
  • Permanent position 
Responsibilities for Counterbalance driver
  • 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 organisation;
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 for Counterbalance role now or email your CV over to or call us on 0116 262 0651

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