Adecco are proud to be working with a food manufacturing company who are opening a new site, see details below:

Job Title: MHE Operative / Electric Pallet Truck Driver

Location: Chartham, Kent

Salary: £11.67 per hour

Hours: Monday to Friday 7.30am – 6.00pm


  • 28 days annual leave (inclusive of bank holidays)
  • Closed Christmas Day
  • Overtime available
  • Free parking
  • Fresh fruit
  • Monthly staff events such as BBQ or Pizza afternoons
  • Growing company, progression available
  • Key responsibilities within your new role would be to:

  • Responsible for your allocated vehicle to transport products and other items throughout the site.
  • Ensure your vehicle is checked and safe for use and signed for each day before operation.
  • Complete daily maintenance form for forklift truck use.
  • Ensure pallets are secured before being moved, using strapping and corner boards.
  • Ensure stock is used as instructed by Stock Control.
  • Check with Stock Control regularly to confirm what is required for the packhouse and warehouse.
  • Assess lines, machines, graders and warehouse to ensure the packhouse and warehouse receives the correct quantity, references and product without delays.
  • Ensure pallets are labelled and released with appropriate release labels.
  • Ensure issues that arise are communicated to stock controller immediately.
  • Ensure store doors remain closed to prevent pest infestation and temperature regime.
  • Clear all product and cardboard from the packhouse and warehouse at the end of the day.
  • Ensure empty bins are stacked at least 5 meters from the main buildings.
  • Ensure pallets used / produced are scanned onto and off the stock system.
  • Experience and skills required for this position:

  • The drive to deliver excellence and maximise performance
  • Experience of using an electric pallet truck
  • Next steps:

    If this sounds like an ideal position for you and you have the experience outlined above, then please apply today and you will be contacted by a member of our team if your CV matches our requirements.

    Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.