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FLT Driver





£20000 - £22500 per annum + Pension & Holidays


Pension & Holidays

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Are you an experienced Counterbalance Driver with at least 2 years’ experience?

Are you confident driving Counterbalance trucks with weights up to 4tonne?

Would you feel comfortable with weights up to 12tonne?

Do you live in or are in the surrounding areas of Newton Aycliffe?

A rare opportunity has arisen with a warehousing and storage company based in Newton Aycliffe to join them on a permanent basis as an FLT Counterbalance Driver.

This company specialise in storage and delivery of heavy plant and industrial equipment. With a small and focused team with average service lengths of over 10 years, this opportunity is perfect for someone who is keen to progress their career with support and development.

Read on to find out more:

Key Tasks of the FLT Driver

  • Moving heavy plant and industrial equipment throughout the site using FLT.
  • General warehouse duties such as packing, pallet wrapping & general housekeeping.
  • Overhead crane operation (Experience not essential).


  • FLT Counterbalance accredited license.
  • FLT Driving experience (up to 4tonne)
  • Experience of working in a factory / warehouse environment.
  • Willingness to “get stuck in”.

Desired Attributes

  • A great communicator – effective communication between team members and management ensures the business functions to its highest potential.
  • A team player – they are a small, friendly team and really value someone who can work well alongside others.
  • Able to demonstrate effective time management and strong organisational skills.

What you get in return

  • A supportive, positive, and dynamic working environment.
  • A great team of colleagues.
  • A varied, rewarding and fulfilling role.
  • A competitive salary that reflects your experience and potential.
  • Long term career progression in a thriving industry.
  • Opportunities to learn in other areas of the business such as Paint Spraying/Shot Blasting/Overhead Crane Operation.

Job Reference: FLT-AW_1617714403

Salary: £20000 - £22500 per annum + Pension & Holidays

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Baltic Recruitment Sector: Automotive_manufacturing

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