Forklift driver – immediate start

  • Job ref: 055/00436
  • Type: Contract, Full Time, Permanent, Placement
  • Location: Chessington
  • Salary: £10.00 - £12.00 per hour
  • Recruiting office: Kingston
  • Date posted: 21 July 2021

Job details

  • Contract
  • Full Time
  • Permanent
  • Placement
  • Chessington
  • Job Ref: 055/00436
  • Salary: 10.00 - £12.00 per hour

We are currently looking for multiple Forklift drivers to work for our client, a leading building merchant company in Chessington, and help out at their warehouse.

Full-time ongoing work and it could lead to a permanent position, shifts available;

Monday – Friday starting at 07:00 AM, 11:00AM, 15:00PM and 22:00PM

Main responsibilities:

  • Loading and unloading goods from their vehicles
  • Moving goods packed on pallets or in crates around the storage facility
  • Stacking goods in the correct storage bays, following inventory control instructions
  • Checking loads are secure
  • Stacking empty pallets
  • Examining products to verify conformance to quality standards
  • Manoeuvring goods around a busy warehouse
  • Initial 8-week contract but permanent opportunities available depending on performance.
  • Maintain a clean & safe environment
  • Yard Work

You must have: 

  • Counterbalance and Reach Forklift Certificate

Pay and Hours

Standard days of work are Monday – Friday. However, some flexibility will be required due to the nature of the role.

  • you will be paid weekly
  • The assignment rate is £ 11.40 per hour (various engagement models are available, some of This opportunity may lead to a permanent position for the right candidate. As a temporary to permanent opportunity, you will initially join Driver Hire Kingston and be paid weekly. Upon completing your temporary period, you would then transfer to the company as a permanent employee.
  • Standard hourly rate £10.00 per hour Advance PAYE
  • Overtime paid after 40 hours at £12.00 per hour
  • Night Pay is flat rate at £11.50 per hour

If you are interested, apply straight away or call Priyank or Pinky on 0208 487 0122 or email

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