Forklift Driver

£11.50 p/hour

The Compleat Food Group are a new food group on a mission to create great quality, tasty and affordable food that people love to eat.

We believe that this should be done in a way that delivers a positive impact on the world and maximises the social, economic and environmental well-being of the communities we are part of.

We are recruiting for a Warehouse Operative to join our Warehouse team to be based out of our Shaftsbury site. 

Forklift Driver 

Hourly Rate: £11.03 per hour

Shifts: 14:00-22:00 Monday to Friday

The Compleat Food Group are recruiting for a Counterbalance Fork Lift Truck Driver on a permanent basis, to be the main driver of one our counterbalance Fork Lift Trucks on our afternoon shift (2pm-10pm Monday to Friday). 

We are a supportive, friendly and close-knit team at our Dorset site, we’re looking for somebody to join us to work between Goods Inwards and Despatch, ensuring stock is moved around our sites efficiently, effectively and safely.


  • To be the main responsible driver of a counterbalance Fork Lift Truck, at our busy site in Dorset, Shaftesbury
  • To supply the factory with raw materials, packaging and Night Hygiene with Oil.
  • To off load suppliers’ deliveries in a timely manner
  • Maintain integrity within the factory
  • loading lorries when required
  • to maintain all site standards in the yard and in intake to ensure a safe working environment

What we need from you:

  • Proven ability to work to tight deadlines.
  • Excellent communication skills at all levels.
  • Good standard of general education (including Mathematics & English).
  • Ability to work individually and with a sensible degree of flexibility.
  • Current forklift truck licence.
  • Desirable – Previous forklift driving experience in the food / FMCG industry


  • Hero Awards on site
  • Overtime rates paid after 37 hours
  • Free Level 2 Food Safety Qualification
  • All PPE provided

We are looking for somebody to start with us on a permanent basis, immediately, there are plenty of opportunities for Weekend overtime too. Please email your CV to to arrange an immediate interview.