Forklift Driver/Recycling Operative

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Waste & Recycling

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £10 per hour

  • Contact:

    Simon Gimson

  • Contact email:


  • Contact phone:

    0116 429 3102

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:

    Simon Gimson

Thorn Baker Industrial Recruitment are looking for a Production Operative with Forklift Truck experience to work for a recycling business at their site in LE12 area of Leicestershire

Long term job opportunity is available

The Job:

  • Working on a small waste sorting line – sorting rubbish that comes in
  • Removing items that shouldn’t be there
  • Operating a Counterbalance Forklift Truck to move material around the yard
  • Loading and Unloading vehicles
  • After training, could be using automated machines
  • Work is 0700-1700 Monday to Friday and Saturday 0700-1200
  • Ongoing Job is available

About You:

  • Previous work in a waste or recycling yard would be an advantage
  • Counterbalance Forklift Truck experience
  • Clamp experience would be a benefit
  • Capable of working independently and prioritise workload
  • Access to transport would be needed due to location of company
  • Available to work Monday-Saturday

Benefits of working for Thorn Baker:

  • Access to Fizz benefits – discounts and free products
  • Earn extra ££ for referring friends and family to us
  • Long establish Recruitment Business – operating since 1988
  • Full time job opportunities with regular/stable work

For further information please call the Leicester Branch on 0116 4293102 or email leicester@thornbaker.co.uk 

If this position is not the one for you, we have more great roles available.  Please email your details to leicester@thornbaker.co.uk or give us a call on 0116 4293102 or check out our other vacancies here: https://www.thornbakerindustrial.co.uk/job-search

Key Skills: Waste, Recycling, Production Operative, Sorting, Machine Op, Forklift, Counterbalance, Clamps, FLT