Forklift Driver

Warehouse Operative / Reach Truck Driver

Ref: 3503| Posted: 17th Apr 2018

This vacancy is now closed

The C&D Group are acting as an employment business in regards to this role.

Our client is a leading importer and distributor to the photo and video industry, and have been trading for over 40 years. 

Their product range includes photo frames, photo albums, tripods, flashguns, filters, lighting, and photo & video accessories.

Reporting To: Warehouse Manager

Hourly Rate: £8.50 - £9.00 per hour

Hours: 40 hours per week: 8am to 4.30pm with ½ hour lunch.

This role will lead to a permanent position after 3 months successful probation. 

Benefits when permanent: 20 days annual holiday + Christmas shutdown + main bank holidays

The job will be based at their Swindon Head Office and main responsibilities include:

  • Picking and packing UK, Ireland & Export orders – from single carton up to multi pallet shipments.
  • Regular use of forklift to re-stock picking bins from bulk storage location.
  • Working as part of a small team, so must be flexible and able to multi-task.
  • Occasional use of company transit van for deliveries to customers, trade exhibitions, and transferring stock to and from outside warehousing.

Qualifications/skills required:

  • Previous experience in a similar working environment, and willingness to multi-task.
  • Physically fit, as some reasonably heavy lifting involved.
  • Basic IT knowledge (for use of our delivery & despatch software).
  • Accuracy in terms of picking and packing orders.
  • Forklift licence / experience required.
  • Full UK driving licence required.

For more information or to apply please contact Chris or Natalia on 01793 488057 option 1