Forklift Driver/ Machine Operator

Platinum Personnel Solutions are seeking a Forklift Driver/ Machine Operator for our prestigious client based Leiston, Suffolk.

Status / Days: Full Time / Long term temporary with the possibility of turning permanent.

Hours of work: 07.00-17.00 Monday to Thursday, 07:00-12:00 Friday.

Rate of Pay: £11.00 per hour


* To receive and despatch goods in our factory and replenishment the machines

* To check goods in against delivery notes for accuracy and damages

* Load and unload trucks and vans in line with H&S procedures

* Move goods to relevant departments using a forklift

* Physical movement of stock from the Goods In area to the warehouse and/or packing and putting away stock onto the shelves

* Packing goods

* Maintain yard and department tidiness/recycle the cardboard.

* Ensure all stock movements are accurately recorded

Skills Required:

* A valid Counterbalance Forklift licence

* Attention to detail

* Ability to work to procedures

* Good communicator

* Experience in manual handling (heavy lifting) and Goods In experience preferred but not essential

* Ability to prioritise own workload

* Flexible and trustworthy

* A valid UK Driving licence


To find out more, please contact ‘Chris’ on (phone number removed) during 09:00-17:00 Monday to Friday.

To apply candidates can do so online or by sending a covering letter and an up-to-date CV via email to platinumpersonnel(at symbol)btconnect(dot)com