Despatch Operative/FLT Counterbalance Driver

  • Job Reference: DO/T/S/)5/19v9
  • Date Posted: 11 July 2019
  • Recruiter: Cream Personnel Services
  • Location: Trentham, Staffordshire
  • Salary: £8.65 Per Hour
  • Sector: Industrial
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Lisa Charlton
  • Telephone: 01782262731

Job Description

We are currently recruiting for 4 x Despatch Operatives to work for our client based in Trentham.

Our client is a leading manufacturer of wooden doors and washroom cubicles. They are looking for extra people to work on their summer contract (July-September).

The duties of this role will include:

  • Preparing goods for despatch onto pallets

  • Responding to customer emails and telephone calls

  • Organising paperwork and updating a computer

  • Working to strict deadlines


To succeed as a Despatch Operative you must have the following skills:

  • A current in-date FLT Counterbalance License (not in-house).

  • Be able to prioritise your work load

  • Be self-disciplined

  • Be a team player

  • Have experience of working in a busy despatch/manufacturing role


  • Full time hours on a day shift

  • Subsidised Canteen on-site

  • Free onsite parking

  • Weekly Pay (paid one week in arrears)


  • You will need to provide your own safety shoes

  • Shifts are either 7am-3.30pm Monday -Thursday and 7am-2.30pm Friday

  • You must be flexible in the hours that you can work as you will be required to work over during busy periods.

  • You must have no holidays booked from July-September 2019

Apply now or call us for more information. We look forward to hearing from you.