Fork Lift Driver (Counterbalance)

Salary Upon Application
Date Posted
18 May
Closing Date
31 May


At S. Lester Packing Materials Ltd we are the Big Box Specialists. We use cutting-edge manufacturing techniques and innovative thinking to provide our partners with bespoke packaging solutions, and we are in an exciting period of growth.

To help us stay at the forefront of the packaging industry, we are looking to employ a Fork Lift Driver(Counterbalance)

Job Summary

Applicants must have a valid Forklift Truck License issued by an UK accrediting body. 

Due to our rapid growth, we require someone who is used to spending their full day working on the FLT. The ideal candidate will have sufficient experience of driving a counterbalance FLT, as their main role is in a warehouse or production facility. Previous experience of working within the cardboard industry is desirable but not essential.

They will also:

Be a team player

Have strong communication and problem-solving skills.

Be willing and motivated to take part in continuous improvement exercises.

Have a good work ethic

Be a punctual and reliable individual, who is flexible, willing to learn and embrace new skills.


Key Duties

Load and unload deliveries in a safe and efficient manner

Move and stack materials

Keep production lines supplied with empty containers and packaging materials as needed

Inspect and maintain equipment, reporting any faults or wear and tear

Spot lorries and allocate stock as needed

General housekeeping duties in the production area and duties as assigned

Any other duties that are within your capabilities


What is on offer?
Salary: Competitive rate of pay depending on experience
Location: Burntwood, Staffordshire
Status: Permanent, Full Time


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