7.5 Tonne & Forklift

7.5 Tonne & Forklift

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    Driving & Industrial

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    over 1 year ago

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7.5 Tonne & Forklift Drivers Position


TLP are currently recruiting for a varied position as a 7.5 tonne driver and forklift driver for a company based in Alton. We are after a 7.5 tonne driver who Working within the Warehouse team to ensure picking, packing and dispatching of equipment is achieved whilst adhering to all H&S requirements. This position reports to the Warehouse Manager and Transport & Logistics Manager.


Requirements & Salary

  • 22-25k
  • Full UK licence
  • 7.5 tonne licence
  • Valid & complete CPC
  • Forklift licence required
  • Must be able to work as a co-operative member of a team
  • Good Planning and organisational skills & ability to work efficiently under pressure 
  • Accuracy and attention to details.
  • Good, clear communication skills, 
  • Have a can do, problem solving attitude and ability to work fast paced in a high-pressure environment
  • Be positive and perform at your highest level 



  • Order picking of both orders being dispatched the same day and orders being picked for later delivery dates.
  • Packaging goods for dispatch
  • Equipment Assembly
  • Stock control
  • Order completion
  • Unloading deliveries, mainly by forklift, receipting paperwork accurately. Within the warehouse you would be using 7 & 9m reach trucks to handle awkwardly shaped and heavy products.
  • Picking and preparing equipment for dispatch to orders - shrink wrapping, banding and labelling correctly.
  • Use a 3 &3.5 ton’ JCB Teletruck out in the yard. These are Counterbalance forklifts which have a reach boom on them also
  • Loading trucks by forklift for delivers, including company trucks and external transport companies. 
  • Regularly keeping warehouses swept and tidy.
  • Some basic fitting work required.
  • Assisting with regular stock checking.
  • Complying with the company’s health & safety requirements.
  • Utilising problem-solving techniques to deal swiftly with problems that may arise from any team member’s error.
  • Working in a team, promoting good team attitude – team work essential


If this is of interest to you then please apply or contact Shaz at TLP Recruitment, Southampton