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Forklift Driver

Date: Jan 13, 2022

Location: Sheffield, GB, S13 9WH

Company: Jeld-Wen Inc.



JELD-WEN (NYSE:JELD), founded in 1960, is one of the world’s largest door and window manufacturers, with more than 22,000 employees operating in 24 countries globally. 

In the UK, JELD-WEN has approximately 1200 staff that produce and distribute quality doors, windows, patio doors and stairs.



We are now looking for a FLT Driver who understands a ‘SAFETY FIRST’ culture with experience of working in a fast-paced Manufacturing environment.

You will be required to achieve safety, quality and productivity standards in each area you are trained and competent to work within.


Shifts operate on either a 3-shift rotation pattern of:

Mornings (6am-2pm), Afternoons (2pm-10pm) and Nights (10pm-6am) or a Weekend Shift of Saturday & Sunday 6am-6pm.



  • Operating an FLT in a busy manufacturing environment
  • General warehousing duties
  • You will contribute to safety audits and SIO generation (Safety Improvement Opportunities), creating a culture of ‘safety first.’
  • Ensure full compliance of Health and Safety procedures including SOP adherence, PPE and Workwear and incident investigations.
  • Sustain good housekeeping standards
  • Actively participate in capturing and closing out 3C SQDCIP actions
  • To follow standard work help to deliver SQDCIP targets



  • Holds an FLT Licence
  • Safety and quality conscious
  • Trustworthy and thoughtful
  • Previous experience of working in a manufacturing or distribution environment is desirable


JELD-WEN is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any applicant for employment or employee on the basis of race, color, religious creed, gender, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other classification protected by applicable discrimination laws.

Unless explicitly requested or approached by JELD-WEN, the company will not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies, or fee-based recruitment services.