Fork Lift Truck Operative


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Number of Positions:
Contract Type:
Fixed Term – Full Time
Contract Details:
Environmental Dept in Food Manufacturing Plant
€12.50 - €12.50
Working Hours:
Shift work
Naas Co.Kildare
Closing Date:
Job Category:
Sodexo Segment:
UK Corporate Services

Package Description

Environmental area in a Goods Manufacturing Plant

Shift work required

To be able to work on own initiative

Job Introduction

To ensure the prompt and efficient service of waste materials is removed from the factory following the company’s standard . Maintaining the cleanliness of the back yard to the required standard in the Service Level Agreement.  To be proactive and report anything that is outside of “normal operations”. 

Main Responsibilities

  • To ensure that the removal of dry waste is done safe and efficiently to the back yard following client guidelines.
  • To ensure that the removal of wet waste is done in a safe and efficiently to the back yard
  • Move products from staging and / or storage areas
  • Wash and stack dirty skids and rotate ready for use
  • To understand and maintain the standards and integrity of the service offer and Service Level Agreement at all times.
  • To establish and maintain satisfactory relationships with individuals at all
  • Maintain a clean, neat and orderly work area. Conduct operations in a manner that promotes safety. 
  • Motivate and lead employees to perform their roles to a high standard and in alignment to Sodexo policies and procedures
  • To maintain good client relationships at all time
  • To ensure all unit audit scores are achieved to set margins
  • Complete fork lift operators training provided by the industry leader
  • To ensure that appropriate training is given for the duties you undertake in Health & Safety, Fire Safety and any Equipment to meet company procedure and government standards.
  • Complete any reasonable requests made by the General Services Manager

The Ideal Candidate

  • Ability to achieve and set standards and operate to performance criteria, with particular regard to health and safety procedures
  • To hold a valid certificate to operate a FLT
  • Positive approach to learning in role and identifying training needs where appropriate
  • Self motivated
  • Good interpersonal skills and ability to communicate effectively with customers ,clients staff
  • Ability to work well under pressure
  • Literate
  • Numerate
  • Proven experience of managing similar site and duties
  • Ability to operate in a high speed and fast paced environment