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Forklift / Loader LATE SHIFT

Canterbury, Kent
Job Type
6 Sep 2022

Adecco are proud to be working with a manufacturing company who are expanding their team, see details below:

Job Title: Forklift Driver / Loader

Location: Canterbury, Kent

Salary: £20,280 / £9.75 per hour (increasing to £11.25 once training is complete)

Hours: Monday to Friday 2.30pm - 11.00pm (you will be required to work the day shifts 8.00am - 4.30pm during training period)

Our Client:

Now is the time to join this forward-thinking company who have a fantastic team feel and truly care about their employees, all you need is the right attitude and drive to want to learn new things.


  • 28 days holiday (inclusive of bank holidays)
  • Pension
  • Free parking
  • Free fruit and drinks
  • Monthly bonus scheme (up to £100 per month)
  • Full uniform and PPE provided

Key responsibilities within your new role would be to:

  • Load the vehicles with finished product in a certain way to ensure a secure load for the drivers.
  • Working on multiple jobs to achieve and exceed quality and delivery requirements.
  • Constantly improving and exceeding quality of delivered units.
  • Ensuring tasks are carried out in line with the information provided.

Experience and skills required for this position:

  • Must hold a valid forklift licence - can be counterbalance, reach, combi, terrain
  • Must be a driver and have your own transport due to location.
  • Ideally you will have experience within a timber yard
  • Good numerical and communication skills.
  • Good attention to detail
  • A 'right first time' attitude
  • Good organisational and time management skills
  • The ability to use your initiative and solve problems

Next steps:

If this sounds like an ideal position for you and you have the experience outlined above, then please apply today and you will be contacted by a member of our team if your CV matches our requirements.

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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  • Job Reference: 705437001-2
  • Date Posted: 6 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Adecco
  • Location: Canterbury, Kent
  • Salary: £20,280
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Permanent