Forklift Driver/ Metal Section Cutter

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Salary Description
£14.00ph- £15.00ph
Contract Type
Temp to Perm

Job Title: Forklift Driver/ Metal Section Cutter

Hours: Monday to Friday 07:00-16:00

Pay Rate: £14.00ph/£15.00ph (dependent on experience)

Location: Birmingham

Temp to Perm

Workforce staffing are looking for forklift driver with metal cutting experience to join a growing manufacturing company in Birmingham. Your primary responsibilities will include maneuvering forklifts with precision to transport materials within the facility and operating metal cutting machinery to meet production targets. Your contribution will be instrumental in maintaining the seamless flow of the production process.

Ideal candidates will possess a valid forklift license and have previous experience in metal cutting. A strong understanding of health and safety regulations is essential, ensuring all tasks are performed with the utmost care and compliance. Your ability to work efficiently under minimal supervision, coupled with your keen attention to detail, will be key to your success in this role.


- Operating Counterbalance forklift

- carrying steel sections/ beams with forklift.

- loading materials onto cutting machine.

- cut sections to length

- move steel sections around work shop.

- use measuring tape

- read basic engineering drawings

Required skills and experience:
- Proven experience operating forklifts
- Experience with metal cutting equipment and techniques
- Valid counterbalance license
- Familiarity with health and safety standards in a manufacturing environment
- Excellent coordination and time management skills
- Ability to read basic engineering drawings
- Strong communication skills and a team player mindset

Manufacturing Workforce are responsible for placing skilled and in demand people on both a permanent and contract basis into the Engineering, Technical and Manufacturing sectors, from skilled Shop Floor Personnel and Specialist Engineers to Supervisory and Management positions.

We operate from several prime locations throughout Central England and our Specialist Consultants will have an in-depth understanding of your skills and offer best advice on your next step!!

We are always searching for the best talent, so if you know anyone, why not recommend someone to one of our professional team who will be more than happy to help.


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