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FLT Driver

Leicester, Leicestershire
Job Type
23 Sep 2022
The Sofidel Group The Sofidel Group is one of the leading manufacturers of paper for hygienic and domestic use worldwide. Established in 1966, the Group has subsidiaries in 12 countries Italy, Spain, the UK, France, Belgium, Germany, Sweden, Poland, Hungary, Greece, Romania and the USA with more than 6,000 employees, net sales of 2,173 million Euros (2020) and a production capacity of over one million tonnes per year (1,428,000 tonnes in 2020). Regina , its most well-known brand, is present on almost all the reference markets. Other brands include: Softis, Le Trèfle, Sopalin, Thirst Pockets, KittenSoft, Nalys, Cosynel, Lycke, Nicky, Papernet. A member of the UN Global Compact and the international WWF Climate Savers programme, the Sofidel Group considers sustainability a strategic factor with regards to growth and is committed to reducing its impact on natural capital and maximising social benefits, setting as objective the creation of shared added value for all stakeholders. Sofidel s greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions reduction targets to 2030 have been approved by the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) as consistent with reductions required to keep warming to well-below 2 C, in line with the goals of the Paris Agreement. The Role: Sofidel UK currently have an great opportunity for an experienced FLT Driver to join our team at our site based in Hamilton. Here at Sofidel UK we are passionate about everything we do and we are on the look out for somebody to join our Supply Chain team to ensure our operations continue to run smoothly. As an FLT Driver you will be exposed to a range of different training opportunities whether they be on or off the truck. The role itself operates on our 4 shift pattern giving the successful candidate that all important work/life balance. You will be working 2 days followed by 2 nights with 4 rest days following allowing ample time to recover and spend quality time doing the things you want to do. Main Duties: Moving pallets around the facility and store them in the correct storage bay Manage the warehouse operations in line with the system requirement and work instructions received Preparing the loading area in compliance with loading schedule documentation Identifing and reporting any product damage or quality deficiencies Loading/unloading trucks if required Ensure all required documentation is accurately completed Operate forklift trucks and other material handling equipment Perform daily equipment checks and report any faults Maintain the equipment guaranteeing the daily functioning in line with the work instructions Ensure a high level of housekeeping to enable the plant to function at peak performance Package/Benefits: £9.88 per hour PLUS a 20% shift allowance Staff shop (heavily discounted) Competitive pension On site car parking Employee concierge service Join now and receive £100 every month up until December 22 Attendance bonus Subject to a full years completion Jan - Dec Profile: Hours of work: average of 42 hours per week 2 days / 2 nights 12 hour shifts
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  • Job Reference: 719524427-2
  • Date Posted: 23 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Sofidel UK Ltd
    Sofidel UK Ltd
  • Location: Leicester, Leicestershire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent