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  •   Belfast, County Antrim
  •   Permanent, Full-Time
  •   17500 - 18500 /

Our clients based in Belfast are currently seeking Counterbalance Forklift Drivers with a view of becoming permanent after a successful 13 week period.

Location: Belfast

Duration: Temporary – Permanent (Dependent on Performance, Attendance & Time Keeping)

Pay Rate: £9.00 per hour

Overtime: £12.00 per hour

Working Hours: Monday – Friday 7.45am – 5pm (Hours may vary and include weekends)

Flexibility is a key requirement.


  • Free parking
  • Holiday contributions
  • Pension contributions
  • Training on various machinery
  • Opportunity of a permanent position dependent on performance
  • Employee discounts (Once Permanent)
  • Opportunity for progression

Duties will include (but not be limited to):

  • Operating various forklifts
  • Loading and off-loading trailers
  • General labouring duties as required
  • Adhering to all health and safety procedures as set out by the client
  • Flexibility to work around the clients requirements as overtime may be required

Essential Criteria:

  • Previous experience in a Logistical or warehouse setting
  • Valid Counterbalance Licence
  • Flexibility with working hours

Desirable Criteria:

  • Manual Handling Certificate
  • Previous experience shunting & operating loading shovel
  • Due to location and working hours own transport would be a benefit although the ability to travel to and from Belfast within the stipulated hours is essential

Ashton Recruitment is acting as a Recruitment Business

Job Information

Job Reference: FDSF20
Minimum Experience: 3
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Salary From: £17500
Salary To: £18500
Job Locations: Belfast, County Antrim
Job Types: Permanent
Job Skills: Counterbalance Forklift Driver, Forklift Driver, Loading Shovel, Digger, Excavator, Bobcat, Forklift, Shunter Driver

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