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Forklift Reach / Counterbalance Driver - Aylesford

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Forklift Reach / Counterbalance Driver - Aylesford

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  • Salary:

    £10.36 - £11.50 per hour

  • Contact:

    Tasha Bryant

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  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Duration:

    Temp - perm

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WR Logistics are currently recruiting for Temp - Perm Counterbalance or Reach Truck Drivers in Aylesford, Kent.

These are Temp - perm roles meaning after 12 weeks with the agency you will be offered a perm contract.

This is working for a food distribution centre which means you could be working across either a frozen, chilled or ambient area of the warehouse. Correct gloves and PPE are provided for working in the frozen and chilled areas.

Hours & Pay

  • Day Shift = Monday - Friday / 0830 - 1730
  • Night Shift = Sunday - Thursday / 1845 - 0315

The role

  • Manoeuvring stock to various locations in the warehouse using a counterbalance forklift.
  • General Warehouse duties
  • Unload materials and merchandise from incoming vehicles and stack them in assigned locations.

  • Locate and transfer pallets or crates for storage or transportation.
  • Identify damages and report shortages or quality deficiencies
  • Conduct inspection of forklift truck to determine the need for repairs and to guarantee safety.
  • Comply with company policies and legal guidelines.
  • Help maintain a safe and orderly environment of the facilities.


  • Must have valid independent counterbalance or Reach licence.
  • Must have recent experience in similar environment.
  • Must have safety boots and hi-vis vest / jacket.

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WR is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.