FLT Counterbalance Driver

FLT Counterbalance Driver

AKW are recruiting a FLT Counterbalance Driver to join their team at their site in Manchester.

Contract type: Permanent

Location: Manchester (M32)

AKW are recruiting an FLT Counter Balance driver to join their team at their site in Manchester.

  • Additional benefits:
  • Life Assurance
  • Pension
  • Full Uniform and PPE 
  • Onsite Parking 
  • Cycle to work scheme 
  • Loyalty Awards (recognises employees with 5, 10, 20, 30 and 40 years’ service)
  • Employee benefits and discounts across a range of top brands (including shopping, travel, motoring and days out)

About the job:

  • Goods – in receiving stock using handheld scanners
  • Picking & Packing orders using handheld scanners
  • Loading and Unloading Vans, Lorries & Containers
  • Stock checks
  • General warehouse housekeeping
  • Driving Counterbalance-Forklift
  • Physically fit and able to lift 25kg easily – some products are very large and heavy

Your knowledge and experience:

  • Counterbalance-Forklift licence – however this can be reviewed is out of date with possibility of upskilling the person
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Good organisational and time management Skills
  • Self-Motivated
  • Work well under pressure


We are an equal opportunities employer whom encourage and welcome applications from all backgrounds. We are recruiting now for this role. To apply please forward your CV with any relevant experience listed, to [email protected] or apply online here.

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