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Forklift and Crane Operator

  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Contract
  • Location: Skelmersdale, Lancashire
  • Sector: Other
  • Date posted: 21/08/2017
  • Job reference: J371435A
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Forklift & Crane Operator

End of Year

Skelmersdale

£9p/h

Job Purpose:

Support successful logistics operations through movement, loading, and unloading of products and materials using a wide variety of material handling equipment as well as packing and receiving of material.

Essential Responsibilities:

Use appropriate material handling equipment to move product and materials from/to designated locations to support bulk activities in an efficient and safe manner.
* "Kit" pallets/orders as needed/directed to support successful order fulfilment.
* Work accurately to control warehouse inventory activities from putting away, kitting and transferring material from location to another.
* Efficiently load/unload route trucks, bulk rigs and transports with a forklift.
* Assist the daily housekeeping and maintenance of warehouse grounds.
* Adheres to all policies and procedures relating to product type and quality.
* Embrace and understand the safety culture and strives for 100% compliance concerning safety observations.
* Perform productivity activities as directed to support the efficient operation of a warehouse in a dynamic environment.
* Actively drive and support continuous improvement activities
* Inspect & Pack finished goods units or spares

Qualifications/Requirements:

* Certified to use the following types of FLT:
- Counter balance (3t)
- Reach Truck
* Certified to operate Cranes
* Experience in weight scales
* 2 or more years of experience in logistics
* Demonstrate ability to read, write and speak in local language
* Ability to communicate well and work with others
* Basic knowledge of quality and inventory control

* Experience with ERP in terms of transacting materials

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