Counterbalance Warehouse Operative - Drogheda

Drogheda // Contract // Negotiable
  • Warehouse Distribution

Job Description; Flexsource are currently recruiting experienced Counterbalance Warehouse Operatives for our Client based in Drogheda.

My Client is a global leader in refractories. They are currently looking to add a motivated and enthusiastic Reach and Counterbalance Warehouse Operatives to their busy Warehouse Team.

The ideal candidate will have worked in a fast-paced company, have 4 years of forklift driving and valid licences, as well as warehouse experience

Title;  Counterbalance Warehouse Operative

 Key Responsibilities;

  • Includes cleaning and tidying of certain areas of the plant
  • Wash work areas, machines, equipment, vehicles, or products
  • Clean and lubricate various equipment
  • Move heavy parts and equipment
  • Clean up spillages such as waste and toxic oil around plant
  • Clean out multi-hearth furnaces
  • Cleaning of various equipment and tools
  • Yard sweeping around various areas of the plant
  • Clearing blockages with shovel or scraper around folax grate
  • Includes tidying up area after work is complete – removing parts, tools, scrap etc.
  • Driving All Mobile Plant
  • Heavy machinery repairs
  • Help other workers by performing duties, such as supplying or holding materials tools or equipment
  • Lift raw materials, finished products, and packed items, manually or using hoists
  • To perform all refractory repairs
  • Operate machinery used in the production process, or assist machine operators
  • The work requires lifting materials of various weights, bending, reaching and climbing a ladder and stairs

  • Take various samples of material around the plant
  • Load and unload material from machines, conveyors, hoppers and conveyances
  • Transfer materials, tools, or equipment between storage and work areas of plants and warehouses, by hand or using hand trucks or powered lift trucks
  • Learn the process of shift teams
  • Learn the process of the plant

     Key Requirements;

    • Own transport is necessary 
    • Previous Forklift- Counterbalance 3 T and Warehouse experience is essential – 4 years experience
    • Manual Handling certificate is desirable

    Hours and Times;

    Cycle shift, however flexibility is required.

    Pay Rate;

    Workers on 4 shift Cycle:

    Basic Rate €14.55

    Plus 20% Shift

    Day shift only:

    Basic Rate €14.55

    Plus overtime at 1.2 or double depending on hours worked.

    Please note; this is an immediate start, you must be available straight away and for full time (40 hours and above).

    If you or anyone you know are interested in this role, please apply with your CV.


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    Job Overview

    • JO-1309-2704989
    • Ana Roncevic
    • February 8, 2021
    • Drogheda
    • Negotiable
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