Production Forklift Operatior

Posted 31 May 2024
Salary Day shift - £13.68 an hour
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Production Management
Job FunctionOperations
Contact NameLiam Farr
Expiry date 01 July 2024

Job description

Days - Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday 6am-6pm (after 6 weeks rotates to Thursday, Friday, Saturday for a further 6 weeks)

Here at Selby we employ a team over 750 colleagues. A site steeped in history, we are the UK’s number one manufacturer of customer private label cooking sauces and pickles. We have been serving our customers out of our Selby site since 1914. We produce more than 160 million units per year across 600 different product lines for customers such as Morrisons, Tesco & Asda.

Pay rates (Over time is after 36 hours a week x1.25)

Day shift - £13.68 an hour


What you'll be doing  

This role is working within the Production environment, occasional use of operating a counterbalance license. This role also involved manual handling and being able to move/pivot barrels of ingredients such as onions, tomatoes etc. Duties include:

  • Health and Safety Compliance in accordance with the company policy.
  • Completion of all forklift safety checks.
  • Complete all tasks in a safe manner and promoting a safe working environment within your team and across the site wide.
  • Drive all Fork lifts within the guideline set and as per the RTITB training.
  • Help Induct and Train any new Agency Employees and Train as and where necessary and sign off against SOP.
  • Complete all loads OTIF
  • Booking stock onto system (AS400)
  • Involved in manual labour tasks daily e.g. moving barrels, ingredients etc.
  • Report any Incidents or Accidents using the correct escalation procedure
  • Make sure Stock accuracy is maintained by following Intake and Delivery processes and Procedures in line with SOP’s.

What we’re looking for

Must have:

  • Counterbalance Licence is essential


Ideally Have:

  • Computer literate
  • Health and Safety Qualification Level 2 or above
  • Food Hygiene Certificate Level 2
  • Manual Handling Experience
  • Worked with Scanning Equipment
  • Experience of Working in a Cold store Environment (Cold temperatures)

At Greencore we put our people at the core. We celebrate their differences and help everyone to be themselves at work. Together we make every day taste better.

If this sounds like you, join us and grow with Greencore, and be a part of driving our future success.


What you’ll get in return

  • Competitive salary and job-related benefits
  • Holidays
  • Pension up to 8% matched
  • Life insurance up to 4x salary
  • Company share save scheme
  • Greencore Qualifications
  • Exclusive Greencore employee discount platform
  • Access to a full Wellbeing Centre platform

Throughout your time at Greencore, you will be supported with on the job training and development opportunities to further your career.