Forklift / Warehouse operative

  • Job Reference: 110620181615
  • Date Posted: 11 June 2018
  • Recruiter: Archers Recruitment
  • Location: Swindon, Wiltshire
  • Salary: £8.60 to £10.32 Per Hour
  • Sector: Industrial
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

The Role:

An experienced Forklift Driver (At least 6 months) with a valid license in Counter Balance and reach to work in a busy warehouse. The role involves Fork lift and general warehouse duties therefore communication and computer literacy skills are essential. You must be self-motivated and able to work on your own initiative as well as part of a team. Accuracy and efficiency are key to this role.


  • Operating a lift truck safely in a busy warehouse.
  • Locating and picking stocks for customer orders.
  • Loading vehicles in the evening for the following mornings deliveries.
  • Unloading and locating of any customer returns or supplier collections.
  • Securing and locking up of the site in the evening.
  • Barcode scanning and locating of stock using the warehouse management system.

Qualifications / Experience / Skill set:

  • Able to carry out physical work picking, packing and moving parcels.
  • Current and valid accredited forklift training certificates. (both Reach and Counterbalance)
  • Experience of safely loading and unloading vehicles.
  • Experience of locating and picking stock from a racked warehouse.
  • Basic computer skills.
  • Must be self-motivated to work on his/her own for part of the day.