Handling Technician

In this role you will assist with the safe and efficient loading of fertiliser products from the packaging lines or storage bays onto road vehicles and associated activities.

Business Area
Ince Manufacturing - FMD
Full Time
LinkedIn job title
Handling Technician
Ince, Chester

In this role you will be accountable for...

As a Day Handling Technician at CF, you will be an experienced driver of counterbalance fork-lift trucks and will work with the department team to provide world class standards of service to our customers.

You will be responsible for a wide range of duties, including:

  • The safe and efficient loading or unloading of IBCs packaged fertiliser products onto goods vehicles
  • Ensuring that all product dispatched is of the highest quality and standards
  • Strive to meet the department KPIs particularly with regard to vehicle turnaround times and safety targets
  • Additional duties will include general operating tasks associated with site storage, packing and bag store, including pallet repair, and driving for rebagging, housekeeping and product transfer activities
  • Willingness to learn
  • Numeracy and computer skills essential
  • A proficiency in Microsoft Office and experience in operating on-board warehouse management terminals would be considered an advantage
  • Experience of working in a high volume despatch environment.
  • Knowledge of department functions and an overview knowledge of processes in other plant areas.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with an ability to communicate at all levels within the organisation.
  • Full FLT licence and the ability to assimilate training on large scale counter balance fork lift trucks.

The skills, qualifications and expeirence you will have...

  • FLT experience with live loads
  • Warehouse management experience
  • Computer skills including Microsoft Office applications
  • Ability to work shifts
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Comfortable and competent with 2 way radio use
  • Security, and H&S awareness and understanding

Closing date: 27th May 2019

Please advise the Recruitment team should you require any reasonable adjustments to take part in the recruitment process, so that we can remove any barriers during the process.

Company information

CF Fertilisers UK Ltd is a global leader in fertiliser manufacturer and a major supplier of process chemicals and utilities in the UK. As well as CF being the UK's leading supplier of Nitrogen products to selected industrial markets and applications, it is also committed to British agriculture, making investment in production capacity and Advice & Services fundamental to the company's success.

We look after our people. You’ll look after our plant. Together our CF knowledge will grow our business and achieve our clear vision for the future.