Fork Lift Driver/Shunter Driver

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  • Salary:

    £9.70 - 14.55 per hour

  • Contact:

    Nicola Ackroyd

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  • Contact phone:

    01476 574514

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  • Published:

    about 2 hours ago

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  • Startdate:

    Immediate start

Our well known client in Grantham is looking for looking for a Forklift/Shunter Driver to work at their recycling facility in Grantham. They are looking for people who thrive in a diverse and challenging work environment, with a positive/can do attitude that can be part of a team.


Duties will include:

* Shunting vehicles around the site

* Connecting and disconnecting the shunter to various trailers

* Off loading and loading materials from each vehicle in a safe and productive manner

* Drive the company vehicles on site for the same process

* Forklift Assistance required for unloading in the Goods In area and complete paperwork to a good standard

* Adhering to all health and safety requirements relating to the operation

Applicants will be required to drive Class 1 vehicles in and around the site only. In-house Shunter Licences are acceptable.

Applicants must be physically capable as the job requires manual handling of electrical appliances.

You will enjoy working within a busy environment.

Candidates must be reliable with a good work ethic, be able to follow health and safety guidelines, and follow correct manual handling procedures.

Shift pattern: 4 on 4 off days and nights - 06:00-18:00 and 18:00-06:00

**Overtime paid at time and half from day one**

Immediate starts are available. A high level of skill and confidence in driving ability is required and all drivers are required to carry out an onsite assessment.


  • Competitive salary.
  • Excellent career progression plans
  • Free On Site Car Parking

If you think you have the necessary skills, and personal qualities to join us please don’t hesitate in sending your CV for immediate consideration.

Salary: Up to £27,750.00 per year


  • 12 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Night shift
  • Overtime