FLT Reach/Counterbalance Driver

Full Time Permanent

Role: FLT Reach/Counterbalance Driver
Location: Deeside
Salary: £22,000 – £25,000

Our client is currently looking to recruit a FLT Reach/Counterbalance Driver to join their team in Deeside.

The FLT Reach/Counterbalance Driver will organise and complete the day to day dispatch of finished product from the warehouse; picking, loading and completing traceability reports / documentation whilst also helping to resolve customer issues. The FLT Reach/Counterbalance Driver will also be responsible for receipting all goods inwards to the plant, which includes physically unloading deliveries and transferring to allocated storage area as well as completing the necessary documentation and uploading onto the IT system.

Duties will include:

• Receive orders through the system and plan all dispatch daily, in conjunction with planned transport schedules which are booked through Mulrines Head Office.
• Maintain a close working relationship with Head Office Dispatch & Transport teams, ensuring you communicate details of loads to be dispatched daily.
• Ensure load is ready for collection, pick pallets for dispatch and check pallets for correct size/quantity/integrity prior to loading with a FLT.
• Complete a traceability report for each pallet / load.
• Ensure uplift runs to plan, deal with any queries or issues along the way.
• Book loads in with customers; recording references and times, online booking where relevant, deal with customer’s issues or queries along the way.
• Produce a daily load plan.
• Print dispatch labels as required.
• Deal with any non-conformance pallets and print labels detailing issues.
• Record returns from hauliers.
• Record daily figures in spreadsheet to aid weekly reports (UK loads / ROI loads / re work cases)
• Check, sign and file paperwork for vehicle inspections / chilled vehicle inspections / chiller & freezer and chemical & concentrate good inwards
• Receipt all goods inwards and raw materials to the plant, recording on the system.
• Unloading of goods inwards using FLT and ensure correct storage in the Warehouse / Plant.
• Liaise with Purchasing Team in Head Office on any relevant issues.
• Ad hoc duties as required


• Must have an up to date Forklift, Counterbalance and Reach Licence
• Experienced using a Warehouse IT System, Navision or similar
• Experienced in completing documentation and paperwork meticulously
• Ability to multi-task and prioritise
• Organised and efficient

If you feel like you would be a good fit for the above role, please apply online or contact us to find out more


Looking for more jobs listings visit our website Bird Online Jobs  Search over 200,000 live job vacancies updated daily. Get noticed by over 10,000+ potential employers upload your CV to our partner site here