Builders Merchant COUNTERBALANCE Forklift Operative

  • Job ref: 135/00017
  • Type: Permanent
  • Location: Beaconsfield
  • Salary: £10 per year
  • Recruiting office: Uxbridge
  • Date posted: 29 July 2020

Job details

  • Permanent
  • Beaconsfield
  • Job Ref: 135/00017
  • Salary: 10.00 per year

Builders Merchant Forklift Operative

Hours of Work: 7.00am till 5pm, 1-hour lunch break, flexibility required

Location: Hayes

Company description: Major Builders Merchant, based in the Hayes area.

Type of work: Immediate Start, On-going agency booking with potential to join client full-time in due course. Weekly pay based on signed timesheet.


– Guaranteed minimum 8 hours pay

– PAYE: £10.00 basic flat rate + Holiday Pay, effective £11.20/h,

Duties to include:

  • Forklift unloading of supplier’s lorries, loading 26T Class2 HIAB lorries, loading customer lorries and vans.
  • Independent stock picking of orders,
  • Some manual handling will be required.
  • General housekeeping of the yard.


  2. Recent Builders Merchant Yard & Forklift experience.
  3. Current counterbalance licence.
  4. Recent experience with counterbalance (up to 5 tonnes)
  5. Good time keeping and absence levels.
  6. Good knowledge and understanding of Health and Safety Policies
  7. All your own PPE equipment
  8. Be physically fit to carry out the role as some lifting will be involved
  9. A good command of English both written and verbal
  10. Must be able to supply 2 UK work references
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Driver Hire Uxbridge

Welcome to Driver Hire Uxbridge. We are part of a nationwide network of over 100 offices providing recruitment and training services to the transport and logistics industry. The first place to look when you’re in need of skilled, specialist drivers in and around the Uxbridge area. A huge congratulation to our great boss and franchisee Ed Pockney who won the BFA Franchisee of the Year award in the Business Transformation category. When Edward Pockney started trading at the Uxbridge branch of Driver Hire in November 2014 it was positioned 95th in the Driver Hire Network, today it is the ninth best performing operation in the network and has reached impressive seven-figure revenues. You are a huge inspiration and we are very grateful for being part of your team! WELL DONE ED !

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