Material Handler

Expires on 05/16/2024

  • £12/hour
  • West Bromwich
  • Permanent
  • Tom Williams

We are currently seeking an experienced Material Handler on behalf of our long-standing West Bromwich based client. As a Material Handler, you will be responsible for the safe and efficient offloading of raw materials into the company, operating overhead cranes and counterbalances etc.


  • Operate material handling equipment such as cranes and forklifts.
  • Offload, identify and safely store raw material in coil and flat sheet form.
  • Take responsibility for the inspection of goods for quality and quantity.
  • Enter traceability data into manual and/or electronic records.
  • Ensure good levels of 5S are maintained in the area.
  • Be involved in continuous improvement processes 7 driving through improvements in all aspects of the role.
  • Ensure health & safety procedures are followed.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
  • All offloading of raw materials achieved in a timely manner.

Candidate requirements

  • In-date counterbalance licence.
  • Experience of operating an overhead crane.
  • A good knowledge of material handling processes.
  • Able to work as part of a team and as an individual.
  • Motivation to beat targets safely and required quality standards.

Hours of work

  • 3 shift rotation. Days (06:00-14:00), Afternoons (14:00-22:00), Nights (22:00-06:00)
  • Rate of pay: £12.00/hour + overtime


  • 25 days annual leave
  • Festive shutdown at Christmas
  • Company-wide bonus scheme
  • Service and recognition awards
  • Training and development opportunities
  • Company pension
  • Life assurance 4x salary
  • Discounted gym membership
  • Enhanced family friendly policies
  • Free annual flu vaccination vouchers
  • Employee assistance programme
  • Cash health plan
  • Free home cyber security training
  • Cycle to work scheme

If you are interested in the role, please apply with your CV.

Our Production and Manufacturing Specialist

Tom Williams

Tom has over 6 years recruitment experience and leads our Logistics and Production sectors. He is an excellent account manager and is experienced in managing large recruitment campaigns. He is a trusted main point of contact for many of our key clients.

Contact Tom Williams for more information about this job.

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