FLT driver/​Stock con­trol Operative

Cranswick Gourmet Sausage Co. (Lazenby’s) is our fast-paced sausage facility located in Hull. Using only the best cuts of British pork, fresh herbs and spices, Cranswick are the UK’s leading producer of gourmet sausages and burgers, supplying major retailers and foodservice outlets alike.

An opportunity has arisen for a Forklift Driver / Stock Control Operative to work in our Stores, ensuring the timely, safe and efficient transfer of goods by forklift into and out of the Lazenby’s site and safe storage of dry goods to meet the needs of the business, working 4on/4off, hours 06:00 to 18:00.

Main duties include (but not limited to):

  • Unloading of delivery vehicles and transferring goods to their designated storage area
  • Ensuring all goods in the warehouse are routinely checked
  • Raising any discrepancies to the Stores Manager/Team leader
  • Routinely check the FLT vehicles and report any issues
  • Check product is correct and booked accurately on to the system
  • Replenishing the Factory to required stock levels
  • Keep all areas clean and tidy and free from hazards
  • Follow health and safety working practices, reporting damage and issues immediately
  • Ensure goods collected are checked and verified to the documentation
  • Any discrepancies/damages to be noted before signature

The successful candidate must:

  • Possess valid clean car driving licence
  • Be health and safety conscience
  • Possess good communication skills with excellent levels of written and spoken English
  • Be flexible, organized and efficient
  • Current counterbalance and reach truck licences are essential – as training will be provided to right applicant

A full job description is available upon request

To apply, please submit your covering letter and CV to:


Closing date: 27th May 2022

Please note that if a suitable candidate is found, this closing date may be brought forward

If you are an internal applicant, please ensure you have made your line manager aware before applying and confirm this when submitting your application.