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Role: Forklift Truck Driver/ Yard Operative

Salary: £23,900

Location: Sheffield

Hours: Monday – Friday 7.30am- 4p.30pm

2fawcett are excited to be supporting an established client in the Sheffield industry in recruiting for a Counterbalance Driver/ Yard Operative. As an industry pioneer this roel would suit a confident an responsible individual with experience operating a Counterbalance FLT Truck and a positive, intuitive mindset. Your role would involve moving industrial materials such as metals around the yard and facilities.

The goal will be to ensure that material and products will always be at the right place to achieve maximum efficiency.


  • Unload materials from incoming vehicles and stack them to assigned places
  • Locate and move stocks around the facility to maximise efficiency
  • Identify damages and report shortages or quality deficiencies
  • Inspect counterbalance to determine the need for repairs and guarantee safety by performing regular maintenance
  • Keep updated records of inventory and activity logs
  • Operate to strong health and safety policies and legal guidelines
  • Help maintain a safe and orderly environment of the facilities
  • Other yard operative duties as required

Requirements and skills

  • Proven experience as forklift operator
  • Attention to detail and familiarity with industrial equipment
  • Excellent physical condition and coordination
  • Valid counterbalance licence

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