Warehouse Operative/FLT/Counterbalance Driver

Warehouse Operative/FLT/Counterbalance Driver

AKW Logistics are recruiting new Warehouse Operatives/FLT/Counterbalance Drivers.

Contract type: Permanent

Location: Manchester

Reporting to: Warehouse Supervisor


Key purpose of job: To load, unload in a changeable and challenging business alongside continuous improvement to health and safety.


Main responsibilities:

  • Ensure MHE pre-use check sheets completed prior to use
  • Check hi-vis vests and protective footwear are worn.
  • To complete daily warehouse duties
  • Daily stock checks
  • Load, unload vehicles in compliance with the company’s rules and procedures.
  • To check and log collection vehicles and freight
  • Ensure site security is maintained at all times, with full control of ingress and egress
  • Report any damage issues with either equipment or stocks
  • Check and sign out all radios
  • Report all Health and Safety issues during shift and reporting procedures
  • Ensure all loading requirements are on the DWWP and complete the DWWP
  • Ensure second checks are conducted for all loads out on your vehicles.
  • Any other duties as deemed acceptable by your Manager.

Core competencies:


  • Punctuality
  • Self-motivated
  • Basic IT, Maths and English
  • Team player


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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