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Forklift Reach Truck Operator / Drivers

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  • Stowmarket, Suffolk, England
  • Permanent,
  • Supply chain and logistics,
  • 6600
  • 27/02/2024
Job description

Forklift Reach Truck Operator / Driver

Gap personnel are proud to be working in partnership with The Range to support the recruitment at their brand-new Distribution Centre, the largest warehouse built in over 5 years in Stowmarket, Suffolk.

These are permanent positions and offer the successful candidates an exciting opportunity to join a fantastic organisation in a progressive environment.

Shift Pattern:  4 days on 2 days off rotating 06:00-14:30 and 14:30-23:00. This is only 244 days per year (Traditional 5-day week is 260 working days)

Pay rate: £14.25 per hour, includes rotating shift premium & attendance bonus.

What makes working for this leading brand different? Well, that's easy:

1 - They are a Sunday Times Top Track 100 company and one of the UK's fastest growing privately owned companies.

2 - The Range has grown enormously since it's inception in 1989, and now has over 200 stores nationwide. People are at the heart of their retail concept, and they want to invest in their staff and make the future extraordinary.

3 - As a result of their success and ongoing expansion plans, they are opening their brand-new distribution centre in Stowmarket and this investment will create great opportunities with excellent onsite facilities and employee benefits.

What does the role entail?

  • Operating a reach flexi forklift in high bay warehouse
  • Working as part of a large workforce with variable duties including goods in, put-away, pick and outbound loading as assigned on the day.

What skills & experience do we seek?

  • Forklift: Reach truck licence holder.
  • Other truck types please apply for against that specific advert.
  • Reliable, good timekeeping team player

What's in it for you?

  • Pay: £14.25 per hour. Includes rotating shift premium & attendance bonus.
  • 27 days annual holiday incl bank holidays. Christmas day compulsory while all other days to be booked in advance.
  • Uniform
  • Canteen heavily subsidized.
  • Gym on site free to employees.
  • Parking on site free. Electrical charge units available
  • Bike parking secure and undercover along with cycle to work funding scheme.
  • Staff discount in The Range stores plus other shops & stores
  • Bus service subsidised from named locations to/from site.

The process:

Initial telephone/skype interviews will be conducted by a member of the gap personnel team. Following this, successful candidates will be put forward for an interview with The Range and those selected, offered a start date based on availability

Closing date is 9th September 2024

Hawk 3 Talent Solutions are operating as an employment agency on behalf of its client.

To Apply please follow the application process for the site this job is advertised on or email your CV to therangeapp@gap-personnel.com. By applying for the above position and providing your personal data to us you understand that your data will be processed in line with our Privacy Policy. To view our full Privacy Policy please visit our website.

Hawk 3 Talent Solutions are committed to the selection, recruitment and development of the best people, basing judgements solely on suitability for the job. Whilst we endeavour to respond to all applications individually, due to high volumes, this is not always possible. Thank you for your interest in this role and we look forward to working with you in the future

 

If this role is permanent, Hawk 3 Talent Solutions is operating as the employment agency. If this job is a temporary role, Hawk 3 Talent Solutions is operating as the employment business. Hawk 3 Talent Solutions is committed to the selection, recruitment and development of the best people, basing judgements solely on suitability for the job

Whilst we endeavor to respond to all applications individually, due to high volumes, this is not always possible. Thank you for your interest in this role and we look forward to working with you in the future

By applying for the above position and providing your personal data to us you understand that your data will be processed in line with our Privacy Policy