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Forklift Truck Driver - Nights

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Manufacturing, Warehouse & Logistics

  • Salary:

    £10.71 - 11.21 per hour

  • Contact:

    Simon Gimson

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    0116 429 3102

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:

    Simon Gimson

Our client is looking for experienced Warehouse Forklift Drivers to work in their Warehouse based at Grove Park, Leicester, LE19.

You must have experience of working in a warehouse using either a Reach or Counterbalance forklift

This job is a guaranteed permanent job based on your performance after 12 weeks and you will be eligible for additional benefits once you become a full time employee

Basic Pay: £10.71 per hour for weeks 1-3 then £11.21 after week 3

Overtime Pay: £16.06 per hour for weeks 1-3 then £16.81 per hour from week 3 0 overtime is paid after 37.5 hours or Fridays and Saturday

Pay once permanent: £11.21 per hour

Bonus once permanent: You are eligible for company performance bonus and profit share bonus too

Hours of Work: Night Shift - Sunday to Thursday 2200-0600

Location: Grove Park, Enderby, Leicester. LE19

Duration: Temp to Perm

The Job Role:

  • Operating either a Reach or Counterbalance Forklift
  • Loading and unloading of vehicles
  • Moving pallets around the warehouse
  • Putting pallets away into set locations
  • Other general warehouse duties are required too

The ideal candidate:

  • Have a decent level of English as English is the preferred language to be used in the warehouse at all times
  • Have some previous experience in a warehouse environment either as an order picker or as a forklift driver
  • You do not need a valid licence - if you have in house or expired licence - you can receive assessment and be signed off to use in house

- Available Monday – Friday ongoing

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

If this position is not the one for you, we have more great roles available. Please give us a call on 0116 4293102 or check out our other vacancies here:

Key Skills: Warehouse, MHE, MHE Operative, LLOP, PPT, Reach. Reach Truck, Counterbalance, Forklift, Forklift Driver, Order Picker, Night Shift