Forklift driver long forks

  • location:9042 Desteldonk
  • job category:Logistics
  • Contracttype:interim job with option for permanent employment
  • labor regime:Full time
  • working experience:1-2 years
  • updated:
    19/09/2023 01:13

Job description?

Experience as a forklift driver?

  • As the driver of a forklift with long forks, you are responsible for storing goods and loading/unloading trucks.
  • Additionally, you will sometimes assist with other tasks in the warehouse (order picking, receiving, stock counting...) using a scanner.
  • You will be working in the warehouses of Katoen Natie in Ghent.

Schedule: alternating shifts per week from 06:00 - 14:00 and 14:00 - 22:00 (two shifts) OR a fixed night shift from 22:00 to 06:00.

Company information

Katoen Natie Gent is a logistics company specialized in storage, transport, and handling of goods. The company is located in the city of Ghent in Belgium, and the company has branches all over the world. Katoen Natie was founded in 1854 and has since grown into an international player in the field of logistics and supply chain management. The company offers a wide range of services, including warehouse management, transport and distribution, packaging, quality control, and customs clearance.Katoen Natie Gent is an important employer in the Ghent region and has a strong connection with the local community. The company has taken several initiatives in the past to support the local economy and has invested in sustainable logistics and innovation.

What are we looking for?

  • You have experience with a forklift with long forks (2m40) or you have extensive experience with a forklift with short forks and see yourself driving with long forks as well.
  • A forklift certificate is not required, experience is more important. A theory and practical test will be taken.
  • To communicate well with colleagues, you speak and understand Dutch and/or English well.
  • You can work in a two-shift system.
  • You are motivated and reliable and place high importance on safety and quality.
  • You are flexible regarding hours and tasks.
  • In addition, you are comfortable using a scanner and computer.

What do we offer?

  • The opportunity to gain a lot of experience in a large logistics company.
  • An exciting and varied job as a forklift driver.
  • After a positive interim period, the possibility of obtaining a permanent contract.
  • Competitive salary plus meal vouchers.

You will be part of an innovative, growing, and international company. Katoen Natie invests in your development through training and an exciting work environment. The company culture is no-nonsense, and colleagues who are eager to work can quickly grow within the company.

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